Alternative to ‘revolving door’ of opioid detox and relapse

Alternative to ‘revolving door’ of opioid detox and relapse

In a first-ever randomized trial, patients at a short-term inpatient program began long-term outpati...
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When the cardiology patient ends up in the oncology care ward: New research shows what can happen with patients in ‘off-service’ hospital beds

When the cardiology patient ends up in the oncology care ward: New research shows what can happen with patients in ‘off-service’ hospital beds

If you end up needing to go to the hospital, often...
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Sub-optimal food allergy knowledge and attitudes among restaurant staff: Factors that determine knowledge and attitudes could point to solutions for improvement

Sub-optimal food allergy knowledge and attitudes among restaurant staff: Factors that determine knowledge and attitudes could point to solutions for improvement

A new study of restaurant staff reveals low levels...
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Why comic-style information is better at preparing patients for cardiac catheterization

Why comic-style information is better at preparing patients for cardiac catheterization

Before undergoing surgery, patients must be fully ...
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Itchy skin affects the health and quality of life of many patients with kidney disease

Itchy skin affects the health and quality of life of many patients with kidney disease

New research reveals that pruritus, or itchy skin,...
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Animal-assisted therapy improves social behavior in patients with brain injuries

Animal-assisted therapy improves social behavior in patients with brain injuries

Animal-assisted therapy can foster social competen...
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Patient shielding provides negligible benefits while increasing risks

Patient shielding provides negligible benefits while increasing risks

A new study published in the April 2019 issue of t...
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Older patients with Crohn’s disease benefit from new medications

Older patients with Crohn’s disease benefit from new medications

Combining medications that suppress the immune sys...
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Health-related Google searches doubled in week before ER visits

Health-related Google searches doubled in week before ER visits

Health-related internet searches doubled during th...
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Medicare’s bundled payment experiment for joint replacements shows moderate savings

Medicare’s bundled payment experiment for joint replacements shows moderate savings

Medicare’s randomized trial of a new bundled...
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