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Published: Wed, 21 Mar 2018 20:35:02 -0400


Curbing Abuse in the OR: Anesthesiology News Report

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 18:00:00 -0400

(MedPage Today) -- Also, opioid abuse linked to readmission

Implant-Related Lymphoma Cases Rise

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 13:00:00 -0400

(MedPage Today) -- More than 400 cases reported to FDA

Morning Break: $68-Million Lunch; Pizza Bribes; Extreme Morning Sickness

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 08:45:00 -0400

(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff

No Chemo Benefit for Head and Neck Skin Cancer

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 16:30:00 -0400

(MedPage Today) -- Radiotherapy alone provides similar disease control

Bariatric Surgery Alters Gene Expression

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 14:30:00 -0400

(MedPage Today) -- Inflammatory, metabolic pathways overexpressed as 'hungry intestine' remodels gut

Easing Post-Op Confusion: HealthLeaders Media

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 18:00:00 -0400

(MedPage Today) -- Also, African-American barbershops can serve as health clinics

Charges Dropped Against Surgeon Accused of Assaulting Nurse

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 16:00:00 -0400

(MedPage Today) -- From Skeptical Scalpel, MD, an important coda to earlier post

Hunger Pangs Quashed With Percutaneous Nerve Freezing

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 15:45:00 -0400

(MedPage Today) -- Reduced weight, appetite 90 days after cryoablation in pilot study

A Different Opioid Crisis

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 14:30:00 -0400

(MedPage Today) -- Hospitals struggle with shortages of key painkillers

TAVR Reasonable for Low-Flow, Low-Gradient Aortic Stenosis (CME/CE)

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 14:00:00 -0400

(MedPage Today) -- Low 30-day mortality observed in high-risk group

Two Agents Equal as Pretreatment for Adrenal Tumor Surgery

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 17:15:19 -0400

(MedPage Today) -- Phenoxybenzamine, doxazosin OK for perioperative hemodynamic control during PCC resection

Morning Break: Skip the Finger Exam? Self C-Section; Toxic Toenail Fungus

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 09:00:00 -0400

(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff

Big Difference in MI, HF Death Trends From 2009-2015

Wed, 14 Mar 2018 16:15:00 -0400

(MedPage Today) -- Worst hospitals improved across the board, but other centers didn't

Novel Drug Reverses Anticoagulation in Emergencies

Tue, 13 Mar 2018 13:00:00 -0400

(MedPage Today) -- Andexanet stops 90% of action of factor Xa inhibitors

Most Breast Ca Patients Fail to Get Genetic Counseling

Tue, 13 Mar 2018 12:30:00 -0400

(MedPage Today) -- Falling short even as need increases for risk evaluations