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The risk of cardiovascular disease is increased among postmenopausal women with prior pregnancy loss, according to research published in the July/August issue of the Annals of Family Medicine.
By Adam Hochron
Although there are a wide variety of treatment options available for patients with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, methods for finding the proper course of treatment are still under development.
By Adam Hochron
In 2 recent clinical trials, a treatment for young patients diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder reportedly demonstrated benefit over another currently used ADHD medication.
Only 1 in 5 sexually active U.S. teens have been tested for HIV, a new government report shows. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report, which looked at data from 1991 to 2013, is to be presented July 23 at AIDS 2014, the International AIDS Conference, held from July 20 to 25 in Melbourne, Australia.
Emotional intelligence training for otolaryngology residents and faculty improves patient satisfaction, according to a study published online July 10 in JAMA Otolaryngology.
For pediatric patients with advanced cancer, parent-provider concordance is poor regarding prognosis and goals of care, according to a study published online July 14 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.
Tympanostomy tube obstruction occurs in more than 10% of patients, according to research published online July 10 in JAMA Otolaryngology.
If cord clamping (CC) occurs before or immediately after onset of spontaneous respiration (SR), healthy self-breathing neonates in a low-resource setting have a higher likelihood of admission/death, according to a study published online July 14 in Pediatrics.
Physicians need to be aware of the ramifications of providing financial assistance to patients, according to an article published July 8 in Medical Economics.
By Jeannette Wick
The American Diabetes Association has defined a modern standard of care for type 1 diabetes across all age groups.
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There is a disconnect between patients and experts when defining what it means to be a quality healthcare provider, according to a new poll.
Despite worries that the implementation of the Affordable Care Act would increase patient visits, a new report revealed that has not been the case thus far.