A Chatham County State Court jury on Tuesday awarded a Savannah woman $18 million in medical malpractice damages stemming from medical care that left her paralyzed.
Saurabh Jha, MD, examines the case of junior NHS doctor Hadiza Bawa-Garba.
While the researchers found no change in the overall annual antibiotic prescribing rate, or the prescribing rate of any one drug in particular, they did observe variation in rates of antibiotics prescribed based on the season.
Researchers say the use of Interleukin-7 is a departure from traditional treatments that have relied on antibiotics and inflammatory medications that tamp down the immune system.
The continued ravages of the opioid epidemic have prompted researchers to reconsider whether opioids are an appropriate treatment strategy for chronic non-cancer pain
The causes of death among patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in Ontario were similar to what was seen in the general population, but the deaths occurred at younger ages, a Canadian study found.