Anesthesiology News

Advertising Can Promote Interest in Health-Related Research
One-Third of Physicians Will Take 10+ Years to Pay Off Debt
No Evidence for Benefits of Opioids After Pediatric Tonsillectomy
Major Surgery Linked to Lasting Change in Cognitive Trajectory
Brand-Brand Competition Has Not Cut Prices in Pharma Market
Many Hospitals Lack Sufficient Surgery Volumes
Trump Admin Announces Plan to Allow Drug Imports From Canada
Burnout Symptoms May Up Racial Bias Among Resident Physicians
$70 Million Settlement Reached in Generic Drug Delay Case
National Norms Developed for Assessing Medical School Empathy
Periop Diabetic Ketoacidosis Seen in Patients on SGLT2 Inhibitors
Music Relieves Preop Anxiety Before Peripheral Nerve Block
About One in 20 Patients Exposed to Preventable Harm
Flexible Family Visitation Policy Does Not Cut Delirium in ICU
MS Relapse Risk Not Increased in Postoperative Period
Serious Misdiagnosis-Related Harms Mostly Due to 'Big Three'
Capping Work Hours in Residency Does Not Impact Outcomes Later
Health Care Professionals Exhibit Gender Bias
EHR System-Generated In-Basket Messages Linked to Burnout
Operating Time for Hip, Knee Replacement Overestimated
Considerable Number of Patients Receive Surprise Hospital Charges
MSSP ACOs May Not Improve Spending, Quality of Care
Americans Concerned About Clinician Burnout
Anesthesia Tied to Neurocognitive Impairment in Childhood ALL Survivors
Colonoscopy Quality Not Affected by Sedation Method
New England Journal of Medicine Picks New Editor-in-Chief
Health Care Workers With ARIs Often Work While Symptomatic
Surgeons' Unprofessional Behavior Tied to Higher Complication Risk
Access to Health Care Has Little Impact on Longevity
Opioid Safety Initiative Can Decrease Opioid Prescriptions
Rapid Cycling Work Roster Improves Resident Sleep Practices
Survey Indicates Physician Misconduct Is Underreported
Postop Delirium May Briefly Up Risk for Cognitive Dysfunction
ACP Issues Position on Response to Physician Impairment
High Costs Associated With Physician Burnout in U.S.
Guidance Updated for Sedation in Pediatric Dental Patients
Clinical Drug Diversion Costly to Health Care Organizations
Early Neuromuscular Blockade No Better in ARDS Patients on Vent
Private Insurers Pay 241 Percent of What Medicare Would Pay
Many Lives Could Be Saved if All Hospitals Had Grade A Rating
Recs Updated for TB Screening, Treatment in Health Care Workers
Health Professionals Supportive of Medicinal Cannabis
2018 Saw More Employed Physicians Than Self-Employed
CDC: Uninsurance Levels Did Not Change Significantly in 2018
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
Implementing Surgical Safety Checklist Reduces Mortality
More Than Half of U.S. Adults Have Medical Financial Hardship
Patients Satisfied With Oral Sedation for Cataract Surgery
Gender Differences Seen in Adverse Drug Reactions
Loan Forgiveness, Educational Debt May Affect Practice Patterns
Need for Sedation Up for Regular Cannabis Users
National Hand Hygiene Initiative Successful in Australia
Sixty People Charged in Massive Opioid Painkiller Investigation
Hand Hygiene Compliance Poor in Task Transitions
Standardizing Demographics Ups Accuracy of Patient Matching
Operator-Directed Sedation Seems Safe in Peds Cardiac Cath
Domestic Responsibilities Tied to Physician Mothers' Satisfaction
Peripheral Nerve Block May Cut Opioid Use After Amputation
Chloroprocaine Offers Adequate Anesthesia for Knee Arthroscopy
Americans Borrowed $88 Billion in Past Year to Pay for Health Care
Over-the-Counter Meds Save Health Care System Money
Awake Endoscopic Spinal Fusion Appears to Be Safe, Effective
Doctors With Malpractice Claims More Likely to Leave Medicine
Douglas County, Colorado, Ranked as Healthiest Community
Risk for Miscarriage Increased With Night Work During Pregnancy
2019 Residency Match Day Was Largest in History
Overall, Physicians Are Happy and Enjoy Their Lives
Volatile Anesthetics Do Not Reduce Deaths in Elective CABG
Average of 8.8 Inactive Ingredients Found in Oral Medications
Physician Burnout Rate Increased From 2014 to 2017
Head of National Cancer Institute Named Acting FDA Commissioner
CDC: Most Americans Report Excellent, Good Health
FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb Resigns
Multidimensional Approach Cuts Unneeded Drug-Drug Interaction Alerts
Intraoperative Methylprednisolone During Bypass Not Renal Protective
Overlapping Surgery Appears Safe for Common Procedures
2014 to 2017 Saw Improvement in Burnout for U.S. Physicians
Most Patients Do Not Disclose Complementary Medicine Use
Vertical Integration Has Little Impact on Quality Measures
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