DALLAS – Choosing salpingectomy over tubal ligation at the time of cesarean delivery is an ovarian cancer primary prevention strategy.
Flu outpatient activity held steady, but hospitalizations continued to rise at a record rate.
SAN DIEGO – Results in patients with melasma have been “amazing,” according to Amit Pandya, MD.
The pervasiveness of gun violence and the weapons used in these crimes have changed the way we live.
The MDedge Daily News podcast for Feb. 16, 2018.
These Israeli authors performed an open-label trial of the efficacy and safety of glyburide, metformin and their combination for gestational...
DALLAS – Findings from Washington University, St. Louis, may help explain the consistently higher rates of spontaneous preterm birth among black...
State estimates for this year put Utah and Hawaii at opposite ends of the mortality spectrum.
MAUI, HAWAII – “Certainly we are seeing these events. The question is, ‘How overdone is this?’ ” said Mark C. Genovese, MD.
A company like Allscripts can charge doctors for services, but most doctors aren’t in a position to increase their prices, Dr. Allan M. Block says...
The new test can quickly determine who needs CT scans – and will hopefully reduce costs.
The influenza vaccine is only about 36% effective this year, preventing infections in just over a third of people who receive it, according to the...
DALLAS – A multigene skeletal dysplasia panel correctly predicted fetal lethality or viability in 75% of positive samples.
The MDedge Daily News podcast for Feb. 15, 2018.
About one-quarter of patients whose infection is treated with vancomycin will likely experience at least one additional episode of infection.
Mr. Azar said that the budget proposal “brings a new level of commitment to fighting the crisis of opioid addiction.”
ADA Recommendations: Managing hypertension in patients with diabetes