Physicians and health care providers must be aware of their potential liability when ordering screening tests, according to an article published July 24 in Medical Economics.
Nurses who have high levels of prosocial motivation are more likely to report job burnout, according to research presented at the annual meeting of the American Sociological Association, held from Aug. 16 to 19 in San Francisco.
Use of atypical antipsychotic drugs is associated with increased risk of acute kidney injury in older adults, according to research published in the Aug. 19 issue of the Annals of Internal Medicine.
Statewide job loss increases suicide-related behaviors among adolescent females and non-Hispanic blacks, according to a study published online Aug. 14 in the American Journal of Public Health.
Family history of mental health disorders impacts utilization of mental health services among African-Americans, according to a study published in the June issue of the Journal of Health and Social Behavior.
In patients with atrial fibrillation taking Warfarin, use of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor medications is associated with an increased risk of major hemorrhage, according to a study published in the Aug. 15 issue of The American Journal of Cardiology.