Welcome Center  |   Log In  |   Register  |   Follow Us  Facebook  Twitter

More in Family Medicine

Reuters Health • The Doctor's Channel Daily Newscast

Nocturia and Fractures in Elderly

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Elderly subjects who need to void two or more times during the night have an increased risk of sustaining a fracture and of dying over a 5-year period, according to a community-based Japanese study. Dr. Haruo Nakagawa and...

Reuters Health • The Doctor's Channel Daily Newscast

Outpatient CHF Care Poor

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Despite numerous advances in treatment, evidence-based outpatient therapy for congestive heart failure (CHF) has not improved since 2002, researchers report in the August 9/23 Archives of Internal Medicine. “Over time,...

Reuters Health • The Doctor's Channel Daily Newscast

Screen-and-Treat Cervical Cancer Prevention

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – A cervical cancer prevention trial conducted in South Africa shows that a single test for human papillomavirus (HPV) infection followed by cryotherapy in positive cases reduces the subsequent occurrence of cervical...