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Study finds causes for early readmission among older adults discharged to post-acute care facilities

Study finds causes for early readmission among older adults discharged to post-acute care facilities

High-dose flu vaccine appears to be effective at preventing post-influenza deaths among older adults

High-dose flu vaccine appears to be effective at preventing post-influenza deaths among older adults

Affordable Care Act improves access to primary care for Medicaid patients, Penn study finds

Affordable Care Act improves access to primary care for Medicaid patients, Penn study finds

ED patients with ultrasounds interpreted by nonradiologists underwent follow-up imaging, research finds

ED patients with ultrasounds interpreted by nonradiologists underwent follow-up imaging, research finds

New study shows ways to improve patient care and reduce costs linked to coronary angioplasty

New study shows ways to improve patient care and reduce costs linked to coronary angioplasty

Transradial, same-day PCIs could save $300 million each year, research shows

Transradial, same-day PCIs could save $300 million each year, research shows

Non-elderly cancer survivors more likely to change prescription drug use for financial reasons, study finds

Non-elderly cancer survivors more likely to change prescription drug use for financial reasons, study finds

Researchers explore how patients with COPD, heart failure and heart attack fared in ICU

Researchers explore how patients with COPD, heart failure and heart attack fared in ICU

RTI study: Cardiovascular disease costs expected to reach $1.1 trillion in next two decades

RTI study: Cardiovascular disease costs expected to reach $1.1 trillion in next two decades

Many older adults may not be receiving AED treatment after potential epilepsy diagnosis

Many older adults may not be receiving AED treatment after potential epilepsy diagnosis

Study links higher BMI to lower chances of getting hospice care

Study links higher BMI to lower chances of getting hospice care

Routine blood test that measures kidney function can predict short-term outcomes for stroke patients

Routine blood test that measures kidney function can predict short-term outcomes for stroke patients

Hemodialysis patients do not wish to receive treatment for depression, study shows

Hemodialysis patients do not wish to receive treatment for depression, study shows

Study focuses on benefit of continuous glucose monitoring for diabetes patients on MDI insulin therapy

Study focuses on benefit of continuous glucose monitoring for diabetes patients on MDI insulin therapy

SCS therapy can be key to reducing use of opioids in patients battling chronic pain, study finds

SCS therapy can be key to reducing use of opioids in patients battling chronic pain, study finds

Access to anesthesia care not increased when states ‘opt-out’ of Medicare rule, study finds

Access to anesthesia care not increased when states ‘opt-out’ of Medicare rule, study finds

Implantable cardioverter-defibrillator improves survival rate in older patients, study finds

Implantable cardioverter-defibrillator improves survival rate in older patients, study finds

Technology and cost barriers hinder real-time reporting of cancer patients' symptoms

Technology and cost barriers hinder real-time reporting of cancer patients' symptoms

VisionCare receives FDA approval to begin clinical study of telescope implant in post-cataract patients

VisionCare receives FDA approval to begin clinical study of telescope implant in post-cataract patients

Study finds decline in rate of prostate cancer treatment after change in screening recommendations

Study finds decline in rate of prostate cancer treatment after change in screening recommendations