Transfusion-Related Adverse Effects Underreported

Two new studies published in Anesthesiology shed new light on the prevalence of transfusion-related

Collaboration for Better Lung Cancer Surgery Outcomes

Collaboration between The Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) and the European Society of Thoracic S

Mind-Controlled Robot Arm Shows Promising Results

There is no doubt that brain-computer interface technology has the potential to help improve the fun

Patients Not Negatively Affected When Cardiologists Are Away

According to a report published by JAMA Internal Medicine, having cardiologists away from hospitals

ADHD Drugs Being Overused To Treat Hyperactivity

According to the results of a new survey, an alarming number of preschool children are being prescri

Injectable 3D Vaccines Could Fight Cancer, Infectious Diseases

According to a new study, a non-surgical injection of programmable biomaterial that spontaneously as


New Blood-Taking Method Avoids Wastage

A new technique of drawing blood from a patient using a modified intra-arterial (IA) line can reduce blood wastage significantly, according to...

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ICU Interventions from Johns Hopkins Sharply Reduce Bloodstream Infections

According to a report by the researchers from the Johns Hopkins Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality, interventions focused on...

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3D Printed Bone Grafts

A team of college students is working on a way to 3D print bone grafts that will mimic the complex, porous architecture of the skeleton down...

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Twitter Can Help Predict ER Visits

Twitter can be a useful tool for hospitals, according to University of Arizona researchers who observed how asthma-related tweets, analysed alongside...

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Treating Patients with Dignity

A study by Brunel University, London suggests that health and social care professionals put a different emphasis on the meaning of dignity than their...

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Randomised Trials in Healthcare Delivery

Economists and other academic researchers have increasingly been using randomised controlled trials (RCTs) to study all sorts of things, including...

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PET Scan after Chemo Could Avoid Need for Radiotherapy

A positron-emission tomography (PET) scan immediately after treatment with chemotherapy can identify patients who have a very good outcome without...

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Noninvasive Imaging of Immune System Detects Tumours

A new technique that allows real-time, noninvasive imaging of the immune system’s response to the presence of tumours offers a potential breakthrough...

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New Study Highlights Need for Earlier PAH Diagnosis and Treatment

According to a new study, treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) in patients younger than 55 years significantly improves their performance...

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Cognitive Problems are Common after Cardiac Arrest

A major international study led by Lund University (Sweden) has found that half of all cardiac arrest survivors experience problems with cognitive...

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Rare Antibody Targets Ebola and Marburg Virus

Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have captured the first images showing how immune molecules bind to a site on the surface...

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3-D Vaccine Against Cancer and Infectious Diseases

Researchers at the Harvard University School of Engineering and Applied Sciences have developed a novel 3D vaccine that could provide an effective...

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FDA Approves New Antibiotic Avycaz

The FDA has approved the combination of ceftazidime-avibactam (CAZ-AVI). The antibiotic under the brand name of Avycaz will be marketed by Forest...

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Palbociclib Effective for Hormone-Resistant Breast Cancer

Results of a Phase II study led by researchers in the Abramson Cancer Center and the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania...

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