StrategyAnother Soda Tax Bill Dies. Another Win for Big Soda.
Despite its tarnished reputation, the deep-pocketed soft drink industry continues to exert its political influence in California.
Covid-19What COVID Means for the Athlete's Heart
Without definitive data, concerns arose that returning to play too soon could expose thousands of athletes to serious cardiac complications.
Covid-19Children's Hospitals Grapple With Young COVID 'Long Haulers'
While statistics indicate that children have largely been spared from the worst effects of COVID, little is known about what...
Covid-19NIOSH Says FFRs With Exhalation Valves Just as Effective at Control of Disease Sources
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) had questions about the effectiveness of FFRs with exhalation valves for source...
Covid-19NIOSH Says FFRs with Exhalation Valves Just as Effective at Control of Disease Sources
NIOSH confirmed that approved FFRs like N95 respirators protect the wearer, filtering particle penetration to less than 5%.
Clinical CarePush Is On in US to Figure Out South Asians' High Heart Risks
South Asians account for 60% of all heart disease cases, even though ? at 2 billion people ? they make...
Clinical CareCedars-Sinai Launches Heart Clinic for Coronavirus 'Long Haulers'
The new COVID Recovery Heart Clinic features a multidisciplinary team of physicians, nurses, imaging experts, and physical therapists.
Clinical CareLeader of Newark Beth Israel's Troubled Heart Transplant Program Departs
Dr. Mark Zucker was put on administrative leave after ProPublica showed he told staff to keep a heart transplant patient...
Revenue CycleICD-10-PCS Reporting for CRT-Ps
A typical implantation of a CRT-P with its three leads and use of an anti-infective envelope would require five ICD-10-PCS...
FinanceMoved by Plight of Young Heart Patient, Stranger Pays His Hospital Bill
Financial fears reignited this year when Matthew Fentress' cardiologist suggested he undergo an ablation procedure to restore a normal heart...
Revenue CycleHigh-Deductible Health Plan Switches Didn't Lead to More Heart Risk
Although the "findings provide a measure of reassurance" about high-deductible health plans, the authors of a new study stopped short...
Covid-19A Spike in People Dying at Home Suggests Coronavirus Deaths in Houston May Be Higher Than Reported
In Houston more residents are dying before they can make it to a hospital. Medical examiner data shows that an...