Careers  |  Sign In  |  Register  |   Twitter

Latest in Critical Care

The Washington Post reports that the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies has issued a report urging for implementation of a new strategy for the prevention of child abuse. Though there has been progress in child abuse services, over 3,000,000 cases involving 6,000,000 children are reported each...
BBC News reports that a study in Nature has found a possible vaccine against an HIV-like-virus. The study was conducted in a monkey model, where monkeys were injected with cytomegalovirus (CMV) as a vaccine and were then exposed to Simian Immunodeficiency Virus (SIV), which is similar to but “up to...
Reuters reports that a study in JAMA has found that financial incentives may spur physicians to provide better healthcare for their patients. The study analyzed 84 small New York City practices and gave 42 of the practices bonuses for “each patient who was appropriately prescribed aspirin, prescribed...