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FDA actions prompt hope, angst for chronic fatigue syndrome patients
Since the first cases of chronic disease syndrome in the United States were identified in the 1980s, scientists have...
Web Exclusive: MRI May Determine Stroke Onset Time, Treatment Options
Magnetic resonance imaging of the brain could help identify how much time has elapsed since a patient's stroke began...
Doctors concerned about supply of nuclear material used in diagnostic tests
A shortage of imported radioactive material widely used to diagnose heart problems and other maladies has had doctors...
Study says brain trauma can mimic ALS
A peer-reviewed paper to be published Wednesday in a leading journal of neuropathology, however, suggests that the...
Magazine: The Complex Calculations of Cancer Care
The cost of diagnosing and treating cancer is soaring, but defining overutilization and calculating ROI can be a...
The case for putting genomic medicine to work
Cardiologist Eric Topol, director of Scripps Translational Science Institute in La Jolla, is a leading advocate of...
Spinal-fluid test found to predict Alzheimer's
Researchers report that a spinal fluid test can be 100% accurate in identifying patients with significant memory loss...
In push to detect early Alzheimer?s markers, hopes for prevention
Will Alzheimer’s disease, a terrible degenerative brain disease with no treatments and no clear guidelines for...
New government report raises questions about CT scans at Illinois hospitals
The information from the government shocked administrators at Edward Hospital. Their doctors were ordering so-called...
Many doctors not testing teens for HIV as recommended
It's supposed to be this simple: A teenager goes in for an annual physical, and at some point the doctor says...

Audio Conference: Improve Discharge Planning
New rules and regulations put additional pressures on the discharge planning process. Discharge planners must continue...
Continuing Education: 7th Annual AHAP Conference: Las Vegas, NV
The AHAP conference brings together survey professionals to discuss solutions and best practices to achieve continual...