Press "esc" to clear
Go to Advanced Search

Showing results

110 of 3806
Embargo will expire:
24-Sep-2018 11:00 AM EDT
Released to reporters:
20-Sep-2018 4:10 PM EDT

EMBARGOED

A reporter's PressPass is required to access this story until the embargo expires on 24-Sep-2018 11:00 AM EDT

The Newswise PressPass gives verified journalists access to embargoed stories. Please log in to complete a presspass application.
If you have not yet registered, please do so. When you fill out the registration form, please identify yourself as a reporter in order to advance to the presspass application form.

Embargo will expire:
25-Sep-2018 10:00 AM EDT
Released to reporters:
20-Sep-2018 4:05 PM EDT

EMBARGOED

A reporter's PressPass is required to access this story until the embargo expires on 25-Sep-2018 10:00 AM EDT

The Newswise PressPass gives verified journalists access to embargoed stories. Please log in to complete a presspass application.
If you have not yet registered, please do so. When you fill out the registration form, please identify yourself as a reporter in order to advance to the presspass application form.

david-sher.jpg

Article ID: 700865

Surgery, radiation therapy equally effective in treating oropharyngeal cancer

UT Southwestern Medical Center

Adding more evidence to the comparison between radiation therapy and surgery in treating an increasingly diagnosed head and neck cancer, a new study by researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center found no major long-term differences in the effectiveness of the two therapies.

Released:
20-Sep-2018 2:05 PM EDT

Article ID: 700868

After EMR Implementation, Surgeons Spend Less Time Interacting with Patients

Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

– Implementing an electronic medical records (EMR) system at an orthopaedic clinic may have unanticipated effects on clinic efficiency and productivity – including a temporary increase in labor costs and a lasting reduction in time spent interacting with patients, reports a study in September 19, 2018 issue of The Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery. The journal is published in the Lippincott portfolio in partnership with Wolters Kluwer.

Released:
20-Sep-2018 2:05 PM EDT

Article ID: 700848

La extirpación de ovarios puede aumentar el riesgo de insuficiencia renal crónica

Mayo Clinic

De acuerdo al estudio de Mayo Clinic publicado el miércoles 19 de septiembre en el Clinical Journal of the American Society de Nephrology, la extirpación quirúrgica de los ovarios durante la perimenopausia incrementa el riesgo de que las mujeres desarrollen insuficiencia renal crónica.

Released:
20-Sep-2018 12:05 PM EDT
Embargo will expire:
24-Sep-2018 10:30 AM EDT
Released to reporters:
20-Sep-2018 12:05 PM EDT

EMBARGOED

A reporter's PressPass is required to access this story until the embargo expires on 24-Sep-2018 10:30 AM EDT

The Newswise PressPass gives verified journalists access to embargoed stories. Please log in to complete a presspass application.
If you have not yet registered, please do so. When you fill out the registration form, please identify yourself as a reporter in order to advance to the presspass application form.

Boyd_Andrew2.jpg

Article ID: 700749

For-Profit Hospitals Correlated with Higher Readmission Rates

University of Illinois at Chicago

Patients who receive care in a for-profit hospital are more likely to be readmitted than those who receive care in nonprofit or public hospitals, according to a new study published by University of Illinois at Chicago researchers.

Released:
18-Sep-2018 4:50 PM EDT
cannabis_2_leaf_pixabay.jpg

Article ID: 700703

Study to Examine Possible Effects of Cannabis Compound for Common Movement Disorder

University of California San Diego Health

Researchers at University of California School of Medicine are preparing to launch a novel clinical trial to examine the safety, efficacy and pharmacological properties of cannabis as a potential treatment for adults with essential tremor (ET). Currently, ET is treated using repurposed medications originally developed for high blood pressure or seizures.

Released:
18-Sep-2018 10:05 AM EDT

Article ID: 700668

Silicone Breast Implants Linked to Increased Risk of Some Rare Harms

Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

Women receiving silicone breast implants may be at increased risk of several rare adverse outcomes compared to the general population, reports a study in Annals of Surgery. The journal is published in the Lippincott portfolio by Wolters Kluwer.

Released:
17-Sep-2018 3:05 PM EDT
migs_procedure_800-thumb-290xauto-1768.jpg

Article ID: 700642

MIGS: The New Age of Glaucoma Surgery

Glaucoma Research Foundation

Glaucoma is a disease where the optic nerve gets damaged and the main risk factor is elevated eye pressure (also called intraocular pressure, IOP). The only treatment is to lower the IOP.

Released:
17-Sep-2018 11:05 AM EDT

Showing results

110 of 3806

Chat now!