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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
FDA: Tattoo Inks Recalled Due to Bacterial Contamination
Two-Thirds of Sunscreens Fail Safety Tests
CDC: Racial Disparity Seen With Lupus-Related Deaths
Patients Find Note Reading Important for Health Management
CDC: U.S. Measles Cases in 2019 Reach 839
Fournier Gangrene Is Safety Concern With SGLT2 Inhibitors
Infection Risk Lower With Certain Psoriasis Treatments
Health Professionals Supportive of Medicinal Cannabis
Doctors Aware of Patient Difficulties Affording Medical Care
Sharing Data With Surgeons Can Reduce Overuse of Mohs Surgery
Model Predicts Counties at Risk for Measles Outbreak
ACS Sets Goal to Cut Cancer Mortality 40 Percent by 2035
2018 Saw More Employed Physicians Than Self-Employed
Higher Risk for Mental Disorders Seen in Patients With Psoriasis
CDC: Uninsurance Levels Did Not Change Significantly in 2018
Lupus Affects Emotional, Mental Well-Being of Patients
Risk for Cancer Increased in Men, Women With T2DM
Scientology Cruise Ship Passengers, Crew Still Under Quarantine
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
Maximal Use of Sunscreen Ups Absorption of Active Ingredients
CDC: Number of Measles Cases in the United States Reaches 764
More Than Half of U.S. Adults Have Medical Financial Hardship
Lifetime Risk for Brain Mets Up in Elderly With Three Common Cancers
Measles Case Leads to Quarantine of Cruise Ship in St. Lucia
Psoriasis Symptoms, Quality of Life Tied to Disease Severity
'Vampire Facials' at New Mexico Spa Linked to HIV Infections
CDC: 704 Measles Cases Reported in U.S. Through April 26, 2019
Hundreds Quarantined for Measles at Two Los Angeles Universities
Gender Differences Seen in Adverse Drug Reactions
CDC: Number of U.S. Measles Cases Reaches New High
New York City Measles Cases Increase to 390
Los Angeles County Measles Outbreak Under Investigation
CDC: United States Set to Break Measles Cases Record
Loan Forgiveness, Educational Debt May Affect Practice Patterns
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
Standardizing Demographics Ups Accuracy of Patient Matching
CDC: 555 Confirmed Measles Cases in U.S. Since Jan. 1
Skin Diseases Appear to Be Underdiagnosed
Pruritus Prevalent and Disruptive in Nondialysis Chronic Kidney Disease
Presence of Leukemia Cutis Tied to Worse Survival in AML
Domestic Responsibilities Tied to Physician Mothers' Satisfaction
DLQI With 'Not Relevant' Answers May Underrate Psoriasis Severity
CDC: Measles Cases Reach 465 This Year in the United States
Topical Corticosteroids Associated With Higher Risk for Type 2 Diabetes
Inferior Facial Coverage Observed With SPF Moisturizer
U.S. Measles Cases Already Top Last Year's Total
Americans Borrowed $88 Billion in Past Year to Pay for Health Care
Over-the-Counter Meds Save Health Care System Money
Doctors Unclear on Legal Obligations in Caring for Patients With Disability
Doctors With Malpractice Claims More Likely to Leave Medicine
Drug Survival Rates Highest for Ustekinumab for Pediatric Psoriasis
Douglas County, Colorado, Ranked as Healthiest Community
U.S. Measles Cases Hit 314 This Year
Topical Immunotx for Actinic Keratosis May Prevent Cancer
2019 Residency Match Day Was Largest in History
Many Patients Still Employ Strategies to Reduce Prescription Drug Costs
Mothers of Children With Eczema More Likely to Have Exhaustion
Overall, Physicians Are Happy and Enjoy Their Lives
Novel Checklist Can Distinguish Anthrax Exposure From Other Illnesses
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
CDC: 228 Measles Cases Already in 2019
Anxiety, Depression More Likely for Adults With Atopic Dermatitis
Fluorouracil Cream Best Choice for Tx of Actinic Keratosis Lesions
FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb Resigns
Children With Atopic Dermatitis Have Worse Sleep Quality
Age, Race Impact Atherosclerotic Risk With Psoriasis
New York City Measles Outbreak Cases Reach 121
FDA Warns Americans Not to Buy Drugs From Canadian Company
AAD: Isotretinoin Exposure for Acne Not Linked to Depression Risk
Tumor Control Durable With Pembrolizumab in Merkel Cell Cancer
AAAAI: Exclusive Breastfeeding Not Linked to Eczema Risk
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
Guideline Covers Extracutaneous Manifestations of Psoriasis
FDA Advances Regulation to Ensure Sunscreen Safety, Efficacy
Vertical Integration Has Little Impact on Quality Measures
New Kaiser Permanente Medical School Plans to Waive Tuition
Hospital Prices Growing Faster Than Physician Prices
Health Care Spending Per Person Increased to $5,641 in 2017
Many Systematic Reviews Do Not Fully Report Adverse Events
Acne Relapses Linked to Lower Quality of Life, Productivity
Measles Outbreak Triggers Sharp Rise in Demand for Vaccine
Johnson & Johnson to Provide Drug Prices in TV Ads
Psoriasis Tx Linked to Drop in Noncalcified Coronary Plaque
Washington State Measles Cases Now at 48 Since Jan. 1
Methotrexate Well Tolerated, Effective for Psoriasis in Chinese
Off-Label Uses in Dermatology Often Missing From Compendia
Washington State Declares Health Emergency as Measles Spreads
Report IDs Areas Lacking Good Practice in Health Tech Assessment
Measles Outbreak Prompts Public Emergency in Washington State
Guidelines Developed for Managing Severe Atopic Dermatitis
Wait Times Have Improved in VA Health Care System
Melanoma Survival Varies Among U.S. States
FDA Down to 5 Weeks of Funding to Review New Drug Applications
Adoption of Advanced Health IT Capabilities Inconsistent
Dermatologists' Rx for Antibiotics Dropped From 2008 to 2016
American College of Physicians Releases 7th Edition of Ethics Manual
Study Explores Influence of Genetics, Environment in Disease
Investigational Cream Promising for Atopic Dermatitis
Prices Still Explain High U.S. Health Care Spending
Private Equity Acquisition of Physician Practices Discussed
Minority Med Students Report More Barriers to Dermatology
Measles Outbreak in New York State Largest in Recent History
Increase in Brand-Name Drug Cost Mainly Due to Existing Drugs
Many Female Health Care Workers Live in Poverty
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
Hypertension With Psoriasis Tied to More Cardiac Interventions
Classification of Psoriasis Severity Depends on Definition
Limited Examination Detects Scabies With High Sensitivity
Review Highlights Lack of Tx Options for Prurigo Nodularis
Low-Priced Generic Drugs Most Likely to Have Shortages
Health Care Screening Practices Impact Skin Cancer Diagnosis
Initiative Can Cut Gender Gap in Medical School Faculty Salaries
New AAP Guideline Available for Infantile Hemangioma Treatment
Growth in Use of Telemedicine Seen From 2005 to 2017
Affordable Care Act Sign-Ups Higher Than Expected
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
Wearable Sensor Can Measure Personalized Ultraviolet Exposure
Enrollment Under the Affordable Care Act Down From Last Year
2017 Saw Slowing in National Health Care Spending
U.S. Medical Schools See Increase in Diversity
Paid Childbearing Policies Lacking for Residents
HIT-Related Stress Linked to Burnout Among Physicians
Most Insured Patients Not Using Online Portals
Recommendations Developed for Psoriatic Arthritis Treatment
Few Physicians Work in Practices That Use Telemedicine
Many Patients Withhold Information From Clinicians
HHS Issues Draft Strategy for Reducing Health IT Burden
Mean Cumulative Lifetime Prevalence of Eczema 9.9 Percent
Higher Cardiovascular Risk Seen With Psoriatic Arthritis
FDA to Update Medical Device Approvals Process
Four Principles Underlie Patient and Family Partnership in Care
ACA Coverage Substantial, but Did Not Impact Labor Markets
Novel Scoring System Can Up Access to Biologics in Psoriasis
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