• By MedPageToday   -   Apr 29, 2017

    A SEA CHANGE IN THE WORLD OF CLINICAL PRACTICE

    Today's newly minted doctors face a completely different practice environment

    Face
    • By MedPageToday   -   Apr 29, 2017

      PODMED: A MEDICAL NEWS ROUNDUP FROM JOHNS HOPKINS

      This week's topics include managing preeclampsia, diet soft drinks and stroke, autoimmune conditions and malaria, and fecal immunochemical...

      Stroke, Diet, Cancer
      • By MedPageToday   -   Apr 29, 2017

        AAN: ATACH ANALYSIS HINTS AT BENEFIT OF BLOOD PRESSURE CONTROL

        Reducing blood pressure to below 140 mm Hg shows trends for reduced hematoma

        • By MedPageToday   -   Apr 29, 2017

          D.C. WEEK: GOTTLIEB NOMINATION ADVANCES TO FULL SENATE

          FDA targets 14 companies illegally selling anti-cancer drugs

          Cancer, Drugs
          • By MedPageToday   -   Apr 29, 2017

            FROM URINATION TO DEFECATION: THAT'S IMPROBABLE!

            Also, unobvious risks of bungee jumping

            • By MedPageToday   -   Apr 29, 2017

              'NOT A CURE FOR MD' WHAT WE HEARD THIS WEEK

              Quotable quotes from MedPage Today sources

              Cures
              • By MedPageToday   -   Apr 28, 2017

                PRESYMPTOMATIC INFANTS DO BEST WITH NUSINERSEN

                Best results may be with dosing before 6 weeks of age

                • By MedPageToday   -   Apr 28, 2017

                  GETTING OUTCOMES MEASURES TO SING IN HARMONY NOT AN EASY TASK

                  But that's what the developers of the Outcomes Measures Framework want to do

                  • By MedPageToday   -   Apr 28, 2017

                    IMEDICALAPPS: INTERMOUNTAIN INVESTS $1 MILLION IN INTEROPERABILITY

                    Cutting-edge company Redox gets boost from digital health accelerator

                    • By MedPageToday   -   Apr 28, 2017

                      SURGERY NOT ONLY CULPRIT IN BREAST CANCER LYMPHEDEMA

                      RT, chemo add to total burden

                      Cancer, Breast, Breasts
                      • By MedPageToday   -   Apr 28, 2017

                        NEGATIVE URINE CULTURE + SYMPTOMS = UTI IN MOST WOMEN

                        Can't count on culture findings to rule out infection

                        • By MedPageToday   -   Apr 28, 2017

                          HOW TO EMBRACE TECH IN CARE

                          Must reads about the latest news and trends in healthcare careers

                          • By MedPageToday   -   Apr 28, 2017

                            PERFORMANCE ENHANCING DRUGS NOW A PUBLIC HEALTH PROBLEM

                            It's not just pro athletes any more

                            Drugs
                            • By MedPageToday   -   Apr 28, 2017

                              CAN LARGER WARNINGS, SMALLER LOGOS DETER SMOKERS?

                              Early data are encouraging, Cochrane review finds

                              • By MedPageToday   -   Apr 28, 2017

                                FRIDAY FEEDBACK: IS THERE A PRICE TOO HIGH TO PAY?

                                Price dominates the drug discussion, but is there a breaking point?

                                Drugs
                                • By MedPageToday   -   Apr 28, 2017

                                  NEW HINTS THAT VITAMIN D HELPS MS PATIENTS

                                  Two randomized trials miss endpoints but still strongly suggest benefit

                                  Vitamins
                                  • By MedPageToday   -   Apr 28, 2017

                                    WISE BUY? FOCUSED ULTRASOUND THERAPIES

                                    Exciting technology, but now sold to patients on slim supporting evidence

                                    • By MedPageToday   -   Apr 28, 2017

                                      TWO AUTOANTIBODIES IN SLE PREDICT DEVELOPMENT OF PULMONARY HYPERTENSION

                                      Early biomarkers needed to identify patients at risk

                                      Hypertension
                                      • By MedPageToday   -   Apr 28, 2017

                                        DELAYED AXIAL SPA DIAGNOSIS LINKED TO DEPRESSION

                                        Spondylarthropathy patients who reported depression had poorer quality of life

                                        Depression
                                        • By MedPageToday   -   Apr 28, 2017

                                          BARICITINIB FOR RA BESTS METHOTREXATE AT 1 YEAR

                                          Daily oral JAK inhibitor improves most disease measures