• New Clues to Sleep Problems, Solutions in Cancer Patients

    8 days ago - By MedPageToday

    Two late-breaking studies presented at the Oncology Nursing Society virtual annual meeting tackled an issue common to many cancer survivors - poor sleep.
    In the first, researchers found that almost two-thirds of patients...
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  • ‘Concerning': Many older patients undervaccinated for pneumococcus, study finds

    ‘Concerning': Many older patients undervaccinated for pneumococcus, study finds

    8 days ago - By Healio

    More than half of patients aged 65 years or older at a health system in Nebraska were undervaccinated for pneumococcus based on CDC recommendations, according to newly presented data.
    The study results, which were presented at the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases Annual Conference on Vaccinology Research, “demonstrate a potential gap in both provider and patient education regarding the current CDC recommendations,” Erin Faloon, an MD student at Creighton University School of Medicine, and Meera Varman, MB, BS, a professor of medicine at the school, wrote.
    In their
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