Evaluating US physician salaries and their effect on rising healthcare costs.
Eleven medical societies are calling on Congress to preserve patient access to Part B therapies by preventing CMS from penalizing physicians who provide these treatments.
The AHA has released their concerns about the Republican tax reform bill.
About 50 employees have been fired from Essentia Health, a Duluth, Minnesota-based hospital chain, for refusing to receive the flu vaccination.
More asthma clinical trials will include patient-reported outcomes as they will help guide clinicians' understanding of their patients' disease.
Study results stress the importance of a multiethnic support system for patients needing to overcome communication barriers.
Concierge medicine provides patients with medical care services that is not covered by their health insurance.
A retrospective study of lung cancer clinical trials found that trials continue to increase their eligibility criteria, creating barriers to patient access.
Transesophageal echocardiography can be used safely and effectively by critical care fellows to assess and manage cardiopulmonary failure when transthoracic echocardiography fails to provide adequate views.
Timely selection and early intervention, attention to comfort, and frequent checks improved outcomes in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease who were treated with noninvasive ventilation.
Reseachers analyzed hospitalized patients between 2011 and 2014.
"Forced to choose between recognizing what is known to science and maintaining our group identity, most of us choose the latter."
Such measures will be unsuccessful in improving students' mental health if how performance and achievement are measured at the school is not also changed.
Approximately 83% of patient-advocacy organizations reported that they received financial support from drug, device, and technology companies.
"The recent ACGME rules are based on stronger evidence that ought to inform policy of such reach."
"It is foreseeable that in the coming weeks, challenges to our vaccination system will come from three directions at once."