The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene is currently investigating an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease that has been linked to 31 reported cases and two deaths to prevent the further spread of Legionella.
Total knee arthroplasty can temporarily return the joint to an earlier, better level of function in patients with rheumatoid arthritis, new research suggests.
Moderate to heavy drinking might cut the likelihood of disability for people with chronic widespread pain such as that related to fibromyalgia.
From 2014 to 2024, U.S. health spending growth is projected to increase by about 6 percent.
For obese individuals, energy expenditure during fasting and response to overfeeding predict weight loss in response to caloric restriction.
Some performance indicators for mammography test sets are associated with aspects of clinical audit parameters.
Almost all obstetricians collect group B streptococcus screening samples, but practice patterns vary.
Tyrosine kinase inhibitors (TKIs) appear to be safe in patients with chronic-phase (CP) chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) and chronic kidney disease (CKD).
Social media outlets represent a promising source of information relating to left ventricular assist device treatment for heart failure, but their reliability is hampered by current lack of oversight into content.
For suspected lung cancer patients, the thoroughness, accuracy, and timeliness of preoperative evaluation could be improved, according to research published in the Annals of Thoracic Surgery.