The investigators of this study sought to determine whether journals that specialize in the publication of nonregulated healthcare intervention trials require prospective registration and if their registration policies are associated with the publication of prospectively registered trials
Although telehealth video visits offer users greater convenience, they risk fragmenting care without greater coordination with usual care providers.
The authors advocate for increased use of system-based practice in undergraduate and graduate medical school.
For physician mothers in procedural specialties, being responsible for five or more domestic tasks is associated with an increased likelihood of career dissatisfaction.
As federal healthcare reform has expanded medical insurance to millions of people, hospitals have an increasing role in improving community health.
Seventeen patient advocacy groups have jointly released a statement on behalf of patients with preexisting conditions who utilize services provided by the ACA.
The United States has had more than 600 cases of infection with a type of fungus called a “serious global health threat” by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Analyzing data collected between 1999 and 2015 in over 45 states, researchers found that 7% of students reported being threatened or injured with a weapon at school.
In developing countries, democratic governments are more likely than autocratic governments to have better health gains for causes of mortality (eg, cardiovascular diseases and transport injuries), which might further enhance efforts to improve population health, according to a new study published in The Lancet. In this study, the investigators extracted the following data: (1) cause-specific…
Patient participation rates in clinical trials remain low, despite the overall good that clinical trials can provide to the healthcare community.