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Clinical Drug Diversion Costly to Health Care Organizations
Cancer Screening Less Likely Among Current Smokers
Private Insurers Pay 241 Percent of What Medicare Would Pay
Many Lives Could Be Saved if All Hospitals Had Grade A Rating
Quitting Smoking Lowers Risk for Bladder Cancer Postmenopause
Recs Updated for TB Screening, Treatment in Health Care Workers
Patients Find Note Reading Important for Health Management
Health Professionals Supportive of Medicinal Cannabis
Doctors Aware of Patient Difficulties Affording Medical Care
ACS Sets Goal to Cut Cancer Mortality 40 Percent by 2035
2018 Saw More Employed Physicians Than Self-Employed
CDC: Uninsurance Levels Did Not Change Significantly in 2018
Risk for Cancer Increased in Men, Women With T2DM
Prices Will Soon Be Included in TV Drug Ads
In 2015 to 2016, 45.8 Percent of U.S. Population Used Rx Drugs
External Reference Pricing Could Cut Drug Costs in U.S.
Efforts Needed to Ensure Publication of All Trials
Gentamicin Appropriate Second-Line Therapy to Ceftriaxone for Gonorrhea
AUA: Marijuana Tied to Increased Risk for LUTS Medications in BPH
AUA: Atenolol Linked to Drop in Low-, Intermediate-Risk Prostate Cancer
Implementing Surgical Safety Checklist Reduces Mortality
More Than Half of U.S. Adults Have Medical Financial Hardship
Single-Dose Brachytherapy Effective for Prostate Cancer
Ambiguous Genitalia in Newborns Not Uncommon
Gender Differences Seen in Adverse Drug Reactions
FDA Announces New Steps to Reduce Risks Tied to Surgical Staplers
USPSTF Urges Asymptomatic Bacteriuria Screen in Pregnancy
Diminished HRQOL More Likely Among Transgender Adults
Loan Forgiveness, Educational Debt May Affect Practice Patterns
Risk for T2DM Increased With Use of 5α-Reductase Inhibitors
National Hand Hygiene Initiative Successful in Australia
Sixty People Charged in Massive Opioid Painkiller Investigation
Infections May Up Risk for Developing Sjögren Syndrome
Hand Hygiene Compliance Poor in Task Transitions
FDA Halts All Sales of Pelvic Mesh Products Tied to Injuries in Women
Standardizing Demographics Ups Accuracy of Patient Matching
FDA Approves Personalized Tx for Metastatic Bladder Cancer
Morbidity Low With Focal Laser Ablation of Prostate Cancer
Prevalence of Extragenital STDs High in Men Who Have Sex With Men
Inflammatory Arthritis Linked to Sexual Dysfunction
Domestic Responsibilities Tied to Physician Mothers' Satisfaction
Same Services More Expensive in Outpatient Than Office Settings
STI Incidence Up After Receipt of HIV Preexposure Prophylaxis
New, Revised Topics Released in ACR Appropriateness Criteria
AACR: Prostate Cancer Incidence Dropping, Stable in Most Countries
Americans Borrowed $88 Billion in Past Year to Pay for Health Care
Over-the-Counter Meds Save Health Care System Money
Guidelines for Asymptomatic Bacteriuria Updated
Doctors Unclear on Legal Obligations in Caring for Patients With Disability
Docetaxel Chemo Ups Survival in High-Risk Localized Prostate Cancer
Doctors With Malpractice Claims More Likely to Leave Medicine
Douglas County, Colorado, Ranked as Healthiest Community
2019 Residency Match Day Was Largest in History
Younger Age at Menopause Tied to Higher Risk for Bladder Cancer
Many Patients Still Employ Strategies to Reduce Prescription Drug Costs
Overall, Physicians Are Happy and Enjoy Their Lives
Testosterone Replacement Slows Prostate Cancer Recurrence
Active Interventions Generally Helpful for Urinary Incontinence
Average of 8.8 Inactive Ingredients Found in Oral Medications
Extra Weight in Adolescence Tied to Later Risk for Renal Cancer
Physician Burnout Rate Increased From 2014 to 2017
Testosterone Therapy in Hypogonadism Can Prevent Progression to T2DM
Head of National Cancer Institute Named Acting FDA Commissioner
CDC: Most Americans Report Excellent, Good Health
Model Can Predict Survival in Nonmetastatic Prostate Cancer
Preoperative Frailty Linked to Surgical Outcomes, Costs
FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb Resigns
Stereotactic Body RT Promising for Low-, Intermediate-Risk PCa
Low-Dose Aspirin Does Not Cut Death From Prostate Cancer
FDA Warns Americans Not to Buy Drugs From Canadian Company
Antibiotic Delay Leads to Increased Risks in Seniors With UTI
Stewardship Programs Decrease Inpatient Fluoroquinolone Rx
Adjuvant Tx for Early Testicular Cancer Does Not Harm Sperm
2014 to 2017 Saw Improvement in Burnout for U.S. Physicians
Most Patients Do Not Disclose Complementary Medicine Use
National Health Spending Set to Increase 5.5 Percent Annually
FDA: Gout Drug Uloric Increases Risk of Death
Intervention Can Reduce Orders for Inpatient Urine Cultures
Vertical Integration Has Little Impact on Quality Measures
Many Experience Improvement in Sex Life After Bariatric Surgery
Plazomicin Noninferior to Meropenem for Complicated UTI
Experimental Test May Quickly Diagnose Sepsis
New Kaiser Permanente Medical School Plans to Waive Tuition
Black-White Cancer Mortality Gap Decreasing in Some Age Groups
Darolutamide Slows Spread of Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer
Hospital Prices Growing Faster Than Physician Prices
Health Care Spending Per Person Increased to $5,641 in 2017
Use of Watchful Waiting Up for Low-Risk Localized Prostate Cancer
Many Systematic Reviews Do Not Fully Report Adverse Events
Predictors of Kidney Stone Recurrence Identified
Johnson & Johnson to Provide Drug Prices in TV Ads
Value-Based Incentive Program Does Not Cut Catheter-Linked UTIs
California Bill Would Tighten Controls on Children's Genitalia Surgery
Finasteride Not Tied to Increase in Prostate Cancer Mortality
Machine Learning Methods Can Detect UTI in Dementia Patients
Report IDs Areas Lacking Good Practice in Health Tech Assessment
FDA Down to 5 Weeks of Funding to Review New Drug Applications
Adoption of Advanced Health IT Capabilities Inconsistent
Personalized Tx May Extend Life in CKD With Small Renal Tumors
Suicide Risk Up More Than Fourfold for Cancer Patients
Comorbidities Adversely Linked to Cancer Trial Participation
American College of Physicians Releases 7th Edition of Ethics Manual
Study Explores Influence of Genetics, Environment in Disease
Smoking Associated With Worse Bladder Cancer Outcomes
Prices Still Explain High U.S. Health Care Spending
Doctors Question State Lawsuits Over Pelvic Mesh Products
Private Equity Acquisition of Physician Practices Discussed
Increase in Brand-Name Drug Cost Mainly Due to Existing Drugs
Many Female Health Care Workers Live in Poverty
Toxicity From All-Grade AEs in Prostate CA Better Reflects QOL
Medical Marketing Has Increased in Past 20 Years
Cancer Death Rate in U.S. Decreased Continuously From 1991 to 2016
ACA Coverage Gains Could Erode Without Individual Mandate
Low-Priced Generic Drugs Most Likely to Have Shortages
Initiative Can Cut Gender Gap in Medical School Faculty Salaries
Growth in Use of Telemedicine Seen From 2005 to 2017
Affordable Care Act Sign-Ups Higher Than Expected
Delivery Mode Tied to Pelvic Floor Disorder Risk Post-Childbirth
Exclusion of Doctors From Public Health Insurance Up 2007 to 2017
Persistent Discrimination ID'd Among Physician Mothers
Medication Errors Resulting in Death Most Common in Elderly
Radical Prostatectomy Has Lasting Benefit for Localized Cancer
FDA: Some E-Cigarette Liquids Contain Erectile Dysfunction Meds
Enrollment Under the Affordable Care Act Down From Last Year
Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Prostate Cancer Linked
2017 Saw Slowing in National Health Care Spending
U.S. Medical Schools See Increase in Diversity
Paid Childbearing Policies Lacking for Residents
Visual Registration + Image Fusion Best for Targeted Biopsy
HIT-Related Stress Linked to Burnout Among Physicians
Most Insured Patients Not Using Online Portals
Few Physicians Work in Practices That Use Telemedicine
Many Patients Withhold Information From Clinicians
HHS Issues Draft Strategy for Reducing Health IT Burden
Noninvasive Diagnostic Imaging Accurately IDs Bladder Cancer
FDA to Update Medical Device Approvals Process
Men Should Avoid 'Rhino' Sexual Enhancement Products, FDA Says
Four Principles Underlie Patient and Family Partnership in Care
ACA Coverage Substantial, but Did Not Impact Labor Markets
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