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Foodborne Infections Remain Issue Despite Progress

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that although rates for some foodborne infections are on the decline, others remain stagnant or increased in 2013.

Telephone Intervention Improves Cardiac Patients' Mental Health

A telephone-based intervention improves mental health-related quality of life in cardiac patients with depression and/or anxiety disorders.

Considerable Variation in CT Use in Ischemic Stroke

For patients with ischemic stroke, there is considerable variation in the rates of high-intensity computed tomography (CT) use.

GLP-1 Slows Hypoglycemia-Induced Gastric Emptying

For healthy subjects, exogenous glucagon-like peptide 1 (GLP-1) attenuates hypoglycemia-induced acceleration of gastric emptying.

Patient-Clinician Relationship Impacts Health Care Outcomes

The patient-clinician relationship has a small but significant effect on health care outcomes.