Recent Articles

June 15, 2018 9:05 am
Springer
A review of opioid prescription after surgery shows that collaborative effort is needed to prevent patients from becoming addicted.
June 15, 2018 8:52 am
Wiley
The findings indicate that autologous fat transfer can be performed safely in breast reconstruction after breast cancer.
June 15, 2018 8:29 am
American Thoracic Society
The study found 15 percent of immunosuppressed patients with sepsis died during hospitalization compared to 12 percent of non-immunosuppressed patients with sepsis at all hospitals.
June 15, 2018 7:41 am
American Society of Anesthesiologists
Advance warning that hypotension is imminent, even if the warning comes only 10 to 15 minutes ahead, could reduce the risk of harm to patients.
June 14, 2018 9:25 am
APIC
Summit Health used a 175-item checklist in 2017 to guide terminal room cleaning, but they found they were still missing some items.
June 14, 2018 9:23 am
American College of Surgeons
A research team from the University of Wisconsin-Madison found that the majority of surgical residents have high risk debt-to-asset and debt-to-income ratios.
June 14, 2018 9:09 am
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
The 'Therapi' device enables delivery of multiple therapy doses from a port under a patient's skin to augment cardiac function.
June 13, 2018 9:53 am
3M
“Human Factors and the Future of Infection Prevention” uncovers challenges, optimism about preventing healthcare-associated infections
June 13, 2018 8:14 am
Children's National Health System
Children's National study finds no association between pre-operative psychiatric diagnosis and post-surgical weight loss outcomes.
June 13, 2018 7:34 am
Stanford University
Stanford and Seoul National University researchers have developed an artificial sensory nerve system that can activate the twitch reflex in a cockroach and identify letters in the Braille alphabet.
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