Researchers found that, compared with the reference group, CPSS patients were 93% more likely to achieve a blood pressure goal <140/90 mm Hg, 57% more likely to achieve hemoglobin A1c values <8%, and 87% more likely to achieve both disease management goals.
The death of Michael Davidson, MD, has stirred debate regarding the use of metal detectors in healthcare facilities to protect physicians and staff against violence.
The composition and functionality of the gut microbes in "jet lagged" mice were changed and proved less efficient in cell growth, DNA repair, and detoxification.
The American College of Chest Physicians (CHEST) and Canadian Thoracic Society (CTS) have developed a joint evidence-based guideline on preventing acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
Women with a healthy diet prior to an ovarian cancer prognosis are less likely to die in their subsequent years compared to women with a poorer diet, except women with diabetes or a high waist circumference.
Americans who've started applying for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act but can't complete the process by the March 31 enrollment deadline will be given an extension.