Today's Medical News

Psychiatry

Medication Treatment for Substance Abuse Up in Facilities

From 2007 to 2016, there was an increase in the proportion of substance use treatment facilities offering medication treatment, according to a study published in the January issue of Health Affairs.

Internal Medicine

Wait Times Have Improved in VA Health Care System

From 2014 to 2017, there were improvements in wait times in the Department of Veterans Affairs health care system, resulting in reduced wait times versus the private sector in 2017, according to a study published online Jan. 18 in JAMA Network Open.

Conference Highlights

December 4 2018 - December 8 2018CTRC-AACR San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, Dec. 4-8
December 2 2018 - December 6 2018American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, Dec. 2-6
December 1 2018 - December 4 2018American Society of Hematology, Dec. 1-4
November 25 2018 - November 30 2018Radiological Society of North America, Nov. 25-30
November 15 2018 - November 19 2018American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, Nov. 15-19

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