The University of Michigan recently implanted its first Micra leadless pacemaker directly into a patient’s heart, eliminating some of the issues associated with older devices.
A modestly sized clinical trial indicates that PCSK9-inhibitors can help lower cholesterol, even for those who experienced side effects with older drugs.
Three clinical trials are investigating which of two screenings — colonoscopy or a lower-cost stool-based test — is more effective at saving lives.
Access to health care for veterans with liver disease is highlighted in a new paper, which links visits to specialists with improved treatment outcomes.
New research shows how expression of certain genes might offer doctors a warning sign when a kidney transplant is poised to fail.