Clinical CareBeware of Dog: Walking Fido Linked to Serious Injuries
TBI and hip fracture were the two most common injuries among senior dog-walkers.
Clinical CareGun Violence Costs U.S. Healthcare $1B+ Annually
That figure does not include hundreds of millions of dollars spent for patients' months-long recovery costs.
PharmaFlorida Study Links Cannabis to 386 Deaths Over 6 Years
Although the findings raise concerns, the figures for cannabis-related deaths in Florida pale when compared with opioid- and alcohol-related deaths.
Clinical CareWeighing Risks of a Major Surgery: 7 Questions Older Americans Should Ask Their Surgeon
Older adults contemplating major surgery often aren't sure whether to proceed.
Clinical CareDonorcycles: Organ Donations, Transplants Spike During Big Motorcycle Rallies
Researchers urge the transplant community not to 'squander' the opportunity to harvest organs during mass rallies.
NursingMass General Brigham Issues Patient Code of Conduct
Violators could get booted from the prestigious Boston hospital.
NursingPenn State Health Nurses Find Healing in Workshop That Explores Their Grief and Trauma
A unique partnership with the Highmark Caring Place grief center helps equip nurses with the tools they need.
FinanceTrinity Health Invests $100K Grant in SANE Rooms
SANE rooms offer victims of sexual assault and rape a confidential space to be examined and interviewed following the trauma.
StrategyKP Launches Center for Gun Violence Research and Education
The mega-health system cites its 'unique position' to address the epidemic of gun violence.
NursingNew Joint Commission 'Quick Safety' Advisory Addresses Intimate Partner Violence
With their position on the frontlines of healthcare, nurses are perfectly positioned to identify patients who may be victims of...
Covid-19A Boy Went to a COVID-Swamped ER. He Waited for Hours. Then His Appendix Burst.
As the nation's hospitals fill and emergency rooms overflow with critically ill COVID-19 patients, the non-COVID-19 patients have become collateral...