FIT screening intensity may be modulated using risk-based strategy that incorporates data resulting from previous rounds.
Likely deficient vitamin D status is associated with an increased risk for COVID-19.
CDC has notified officials across all 50 states that limited vaccine doses might be available by late October
For the second time in days, a Trump appointee to the US Food and Drug Administration has been let go.
Meeting public demand for an urgently needed effective medication quickly and safely during a pandemic involves difficult tradeoffs.
By connecting on a personal level, medical practices may have better results in getting patients to settle their accounts.
ICU and non-ICU bed use as a percentage of a state’s hospital bed capacity is significantly associated with an increase in overall COVID-19 deaths during the next seven days.
Nursing home staff will have to be tested regularly for COVID-19, and facilities that fail to do so will face fines.
Many hospital nurses in Illinois and New York were burned out and working in understaffed conditions immediately prior to the first wave of COVID-19 patients.
Current smokers have lower odds of obtaining cancer screening for breast, cervical, and colorectal cancer.
Patient visitation policies and clinician communication methods in hospitals have undergone a major overhaul.
COVID-19 has brought unprecedented stress to society at large and perhaps most of all to frontline healthcare teams in a variety of settings. We spoke to an expert about teamwork during such trying times.
Hackers have penetrated healthcare providers’ computer systems to encrypt information and demand money for its release.
Stephen Hahn, MD, the head of the US Food and Drug Administration, said that the agency will not compromise safety when approving a COVID-19 vaccine.
Physicians should be mindful of cues that patient may not hear or understand and repeat or rephrase
During the COVID-19 pandemic period, there was a significant decline in newly identified U.S. patients with six common types of cancer.
More than 40 percent of nurses on the front lines during the pandemic may be experiencing burnout.
Cost-related prescription nonadherence is highest among younger U.S. women compared with individuals living in 10 other high-income countries.
Telephone visits may reach more patients, but 20 percent of older adults not ready for telephone visits
A review of all safety-related labeling changes for FDA-approved vaccines during a 20-year period shows vaccines are largely safe, and many of the safety issues are identified through postmarketing surveillance.