While sitting in his bed at Riley Children's Hospital, our college-aged son Googled "leukemia," trying to understand his recent diagnosis. Suddenly he read aloud to his friends, "It says here that two general symptoms of leukemia are...Show More Summary
A 2012 survey of internal medicine residents at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) – one of the nation's leading teaching hospitals – found that more than half rated the training they had received in addiction and other substance use disorders as fair or poor. Show More Summary
Well, not really math, but MATH, for mutant-allele tumor heterogeneity. So not math per se, but a measurement. Allow me to explain. The measurement known as MATH was created by researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital as a way to quantify …
- Posted on the Healthcare Renewal Blog May 17, 2013 - Of course, the ever-present euphemism for life-threatening EHR malfunctions and defects, i.e., "glitches" are the cause:Marin General Hospital nurses warn that new computer system...Show More Summary
Two drugs used to treat osteoporosis may be better than either alone in maintaining bone density. Dr. Benjamin Leder and his colleagues at Massachusetts General Hospital found that combining teriparatide (Forteo) and denosumab (Prolia)...Show More Summary
666 Park Avenue actress Samantha Logan joins General Hospital via Rickey.org Fans of 666 Park Avenue, you get a second chance. One of the show's stars, Samantha Logan has gotten a role on ABC daytime soap, General Hospital. The Voice • American Idol • The X Factor
"Stuff happens in this world, and it's almost more interesting than what's actually on the television," says "General Hospital's" Kelly Monaco.
Researchers from Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and Duke University have identified genetic mutations that appear to underlie a rare but devastating syndrome combining reproductive failure with cerebellar ataxia - a lack of muscle coordination - and dementia. Show More Summary
AACN honors Sally Millar -- director, Patient Care Services Informatics, Massachusetts General Hospital -- for extraordinary contributions to critical care and AACN mission, vision. She will receive the award during the 2013 National Teaching Institute & Critical Care Exposition, Boston, May 18-23.
Researchers from Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and Duke University have identified genetic mutations that appear to underlie a rare but devastating syndrome combining reproductive failure with cerebellar ataxia – a lack of muscle coordination – and dementia. Show More Summary
Patients coping with chronic pain should also be evaluated for anxiety disorders, according to new research published in General Hospital Psychiatry.
“You have to be affable, available, and able,” a senior general internal medicine physician taught me during my final year of residency. “Trust me,” he added, “when you’re in practice, you will love easy consults.” A consult – short for “inpatient consultation” – occurs when physician caring for a hospitalized patient requests another physician to [...]
For years, there has been a general awareness that hospitals throughout the nation engage in some very peculiar pricing mechanisms. Yet, until this morning, we never knew just how outrageous hospital price disparities could be—not only when comparing prices on a regional basis but when looking at what hospitals in the same city charge for identical [...]
The National Health and Family Planning Commission announced a new regulation Tuesday, limiting the use of antibiotics in general and specialized state-owned hospitals. [ more › ]
Ryman Hospitality Properties (RHP) Q1 2013 Earnings Call May 07, 2013 10:00 am ET Executives Scott J. Lynn - Senior Vice President, Corporate Secretary and General Counsel Colin V. Reed - Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President Mark...Show More Summary
Last time on James Franco Vs. Riff Raff, we reported that the rapper would mirror one of Franco’s postmodern art stunts — appearing on General Hospital — by taking a cameo role on soap One Life To Live as a character named James Franko. If you’ve been following the drama between these two, Riffy was [...]
A handheld diagnostic device that Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) investigators first developed to diagnose cancer has been adapted to rapidly diagnose tuberculosis (TB) and other important infectious bacteria. Two papers appearing...Show More Summary
Symetra Financial Corporation (SYA) Annual Shareholders Meeting Call May 02, 2013 12:55 PM ET Executives Lon Smith - Chairman Tom Marra - President and CEO Presentation Lon Smith And I want to thank Tom for his hospitality and his effort...Show More Summary
Lars Eller returned home after a night under surveillance in Montreal General Hospital. Montreal Canadiens forward Lars Eller has returned home after spending the night in Montreal General Hospital, according to Renaud Lavoie of RDS. Eller...Show More Summary
The American Hospital Association has launched a website to help managers and staff at health care organizations implement sustainability improvements at their facilities. The Sustainability Roadmap includes general information on topics...Show More Summary