The effect of the 2012 US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendations against prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening for all men had a differential effect on urologists and primary care providers (PCPs)
The US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends screening for major depressive disorder (MDD) in children aged 12 to 18 years, but the evidence is currently inadequate to assess the balance of benefits and harms of screening for younger children.
The risk of suicide is increased after concussion, particularly after concussions on weekends, according to a study published online in CMAJ, the journal of the Canadian Medical Association.
Medical liability reforms are likely to be advanced and challenged in 2016, according to a report published by the American Medical Association (AMA).
Folic acid (FA) consumption in the first trimester is associated with increased risk of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), according to research published online in Diabetes Care.
A team-based care approach comprised of the patient, family members, orthopedic surgeon, and other healthcare practitioners for total knee replacement procedures, combined with newer pain management strategies, is critical for maximizing patient outcomes.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced the discovery of a new species of Borrelia mayonii that causes Lyme disease.
A new report highlights the potential risk in concomitant use of the anticoagulant dabigatran, and phenytoin, a P-glycoprotein (P-gp) inducer used to treat seizure disorders.
Findings from a study published in Hepatology support retreating patients with NS5A inhibitor failures with sofosbuvir + simeprevir.
The likelihood of developing breast or thyroid cancer as a secondary malignancy is increased following diagnosis of the other cancer, according to a review published in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention.
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