More than one-third of respondents reported no administrative methods for responding to shortages.
Antibiotic prescribing is higher and guideline-concordant antibiotic management is lower with DTC telemedicine visits in pediatric ARI.
About one in eight Americans borrowed a total of $88 billion in the past year to pay for health care.
Investigators examined whether mandatory disclosure policies and laws have led to a decrease in financial disclosure reporting by physicians.
There have been at least 314 reported cases of measles in the United States so far this year.
This commentary examines physician options for documenting immigration status considering ethical, legal, and historical circumstances when caring for stigmatized populations during changing political landscapes.
The American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association have released a new evidence-based guideline detailing the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease.
A panel of experts addressed several challenges associated with the implementation of the 2016 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain.
Just one-third of users of biologically based complementary medicine disclose their use to traditional health care providers.
The complexities of today’s high-tech methods of communication, data sharing, and data storage lay practices open to unforeseen and constantly changing threats, requiring vigilance and training of medical staff.
The FDA has announced a new plan to significantly modernize the regulation and oversight of dietary supplements.
23 measles cases confirmed and two more suspected cases under investigation.
In-hospital stethoscope cleaning practices may only be partially effective at eliminating bacterial DNA.
The consequence of the shutdown means the budget appropriated by Congress for the Agency is on hold, resulting in ~7000 of it’s 17,000 employees being furloughed.
By 2030, robots will likely replace 800 million workers. Will physicians make the cut?
Older patients with poor health, health behaviors, social support, and self-efficacy are more likely to have an unexpected readmission to the hospital.
Dreamers have expressed lower self-esteem and higher rates of chronic disease after the repeal of DACA.
Excessive numbers of negative clinical trials — many of which may be false-negative trials — are a major impediment to the advancement of critical care medicine.
Data show that there is a significant difference in how black patients are treated compared with patients of other races.
Standard pen needles have an outer cover and removable inner needle cover, while safety pen needles have an outer cover and a fixed inner needle shield that is not removed before an injection.