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Elite Award For Comprehensive Stroke Care at Ben Taub Hospital

The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association have recognised Harris Health System’s Ben Taub Hospital for its success in providing...

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Fasting Improves Efficacy of Low-Toxicity Cancer Drugs

Breast, colorectal and lung cancers may respond to a less-toxic class of drugs as well as they do to chemotherapy when the drugs are used...

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Managing Incidental Findings Found During Neuroimaging

Neuroimaging is an important diagnostic tool in the assessment of neurological disease, but often unmasks incidental findings (IFs). The negative...

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Patients Want More Info About Medical Imaging Risk

According to a new study published in Radiology, a substantial gap exists between patient expectations and current practices for providing information...

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ISICEM15: Centralised or Regionalised Care?

Existing critical care is expensive, poorly distributed and severely stretched. Regionalised trauma centres have shown mortality benefits, so...

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ICU Management 1-1-1 Interviews

ICU Management was in pole position at ISICEM last month to interview leading clinicians and industry experts at the 35th International Symposium...

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App Allows Patients To Donate Data To Scientific Research

A new app for people with long-term health ailments, created by a patient diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease, has raised initial funds for a...

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Predictive Analytics Can Improve Surgery Schedules and Readmissions

An entrepreneur has raised $7 million from investors to expand a predictive analytics software platform for hospitals and large surgical centres....

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First Fully Implantable Micropacemaker for Foetal Use

A team of investigators at Children's Hospital Los Angeles and the University of Southern California have developed a fully implantable micropacemaker...

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Globorisk Predicts Risk of Heart Disease and Stroke

In a new research published in The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology journal, scientists have developed a new risk score that can predict the...

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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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