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Web Exclusive: AHRQ Reports Declines in Diabetes Care
The proportion of low income adults with diabetes who had annual blood sugar level testing and eye and feet exams...
Web Exclusive: Time to Redefine 'Normal' Blood Pressure, Researchers Say
A reassessment of what constitutes 'normal' blood pressure could ensure that diagnoses are given only to those with a...
Web Exclusive: Risk of Medical Errors by ED Doctors Linked to Interruptions
Interruptions that cause emergency department doctors to change tasks and leave tasks unfinished, detract from direct...
Web Exclusive: Readmissions Targeted by IL Blues, Hospitals
 Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois and the Illinois Hospital Association have launched a four-year joint...
Web Exclusive: HHS: Repeal of Reform Threatens Those with Pre-Existing Conditions
Half of "non-elderly" Americans under the age of 65 — 129 million people—might have a...
Web Exclusive: 13 Bizarre Healthcare Stories
Healthcare is a huge profession, with millions of medical professionals serving hundreds of millions of people in...
Web Exclusive: IHI Forum Reflections: 10 'Aha' Moments
The Institute for Healthcare Improvement's annual quality forum in Orlando this week drew a near-record number of...
Web Exclusive: Radiation Patients Endanger Public, Congressman Says
Patients receiving radiation are exposing the public to dangerous levels of radioactive isotopes, according to Rep...
Web Exclusive: China Probing 5 Pneumonic Plague Cases in Tibet, UN Agency Says
Health authorities in China sent experts to the Tibet Autonomous Region, where five cases of pneumonic plague were...
Web Exclusive: Banner Health to Build Hospital in CO
Banner Health, which operates 23 hospitals in seven states, plans to build a 25-bed critical access hospital in...