Nearly 70 percent of non-VA hospitals require influenza vaccination or mask use during flu season by all who care for patients, compared with 4 percent of VA hospitals.
Despite widespread availability, the online resource goes unused by many older Americans. And adaptation varies by age, income and education level.
A new tool that takes into account personalized risks and benefits, and allows for a range of patient preferences, will help clinicians decide whom to screen for lung cancer.
Strong professional links to academic institutions are necessary to address global maternal and neonatal mortality, says a new Michigan Medicine paper.
To help uninsured patients grasp the value of health care coverage, a collaborative awareness campaign salutes two kinds of superheroes.