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Monday, October 20, 2014
By Davy James, Associate Editor
Progress in the fight against an Ebola outbreak has been achieved on 2 fronts.
Monday, October 20, 2014
By Davy James, Associate Editor
Researchers identify mechanisms that trigger hematopoietic stem cell production.
Sunday, October 19, 2014
By Davy James, Associate Editor
Treatment inhibits key process that enables cancer cells to multiply.
Sunday, October 19, 2014
By Krystle Vermes
An estimated 6.9 million US adults aged 35 years and older had a combined 10.9 million self-reported smoking-attributable medical conditions in 2009.
Saturday, October 18, 2014
By Davy James, Associate Editor
Chronic inflammation may lead to development of aggressive form of cancer.
Saturday, October 18, 2014
Specialty drug spending predicted to grow by more than 16% annually from 2015 to 2018.
Friday, October 17, 2014
By Davy James, Associate Editor
Antiretroviral therapy provides similar benefits for stimulant users and non-users alike.
Friday, October 17, 2014
By Davy James, Associate Editor
A hospital employee may have been in contact with clinical specimens from a deceased Ebola patient.
Thursday, October 16, 2014
By Michael R. Page, PharmD, RPh
Two leading experts, Steve Oberste, PhD, chief of the Polio and Picornavirus Laboratory Branch at the Centers for Disease Control in Bethesda, MD, and Rafal Tokarz, PhD, of the Center for Infection & Immunity at the Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University weigh in on the outbreak’s source.
Thursday, October 16, 2014
By Davy James, Associate Editor
Nurse infected with Ebola transferred to Emory University Hospital in Atlanta for treatment.
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Really smart investors tend to have their own unique style. But dumb ones are all the same. They tend to be ignorant of stock market history. And they act - or, more to the point, react - not rationally but emotionally.
This week's PMD Critical List looks at the return of house calls, the advent of physician "mechanics," and the tough civil liberties questions posted by the Ebola virus.