Appendix News and Research

RSS
New report analyzes Mobile Medical Apps market worldwide

New report analyzes Mobile Medical Apps market worldwide

Twenty years data analysis shows patients treated with HIPEC may have improved survival rates

Twenty years data analysis shows patients treated with HIPEC may have improved survival rates

Antibiotics present a safe option for treating children with uncomplicated acute appendicitis

Antibiotics present a safe option for treating children with uncomplicated acute appendicitis

Viewpoints: Parsing Obamacare numbers; experts on long-term care insurance; French cancer care

Viewpoints: Parsing Obamacare numbers; experts on long-term care insurance; French cancer care

Portable ultrasound for kids with suspected appendicitis reduces emergency room length of stay

Portable ultrasound for kids with suspected appendicitis reduces emergency room length of stay

New book provides cutting-edge methods for generating and characterizing mouse cancer models

New book provides cutting-edge methods for generating and characterizing mouse cancer models

Surgeons evaluate combined surgery technique to remove cancerous tumors from rectum

Surgeons evaluate combined surgery technique to remove cancerous tumors from rectum

State highlights: Wis. AG says hospitals can't deny admitting privileges to abortion docs

State highlights: Wis. AG says hospitals can't deny admitting privileges to abortion docs

First Edition: August 7, 2013

First Edition: August 7, 2013

FDA recalls Nova Max Blood Glucose Test Strips due to faulty readings

FDA recalls Nova Max Blood Glucose Test Strips due to faulty readings

Viewpoints: Good news from Medicare trustees; Medicaid no 'cure-all' for access to care

Viewpoints: Good news from Medicare trustees; Medicaid no 'cure-all' for access to care

Researchers to examine effectiveness of antibiotic therapy to treat appendicitis in children

Researchers to examine effectiveness of antibiotic therapy to treat appendicitis in children

Longer looks: Global obesity, health care cost transparency, a medical puzzle

Longer looks: Global obesity, health care cost transparency, a medical puzzle

Risks and benefits of computed tomography in young adults

Risks and benefits of computed tomography in young adults

Study finds negligible effect on periprocedural outcomes among patients after spine surgery

Study finds negligible effect on periprocedural outcomes among patients after spine surgery

Hospital type plays a role in racial disparities and appendicitis outcomes in children

Hospital type plays a role in racial disparities and appendicitis outcomes in children

Use of CT scans for children suspected of having appendicitis varies among hospitals

Use of CT scans for children suspected of having appendicitis varies among hospitals

Proteins detected in urine may enable diagnosis of Kawasaki disease

Proteins detected in urine may enable diagnosis of Kawasaki disease

Report finds decline in overall number and rate of healthcare-associated infections in Pennsylvania

Report finds decline in overall number and rate of healthcare-associated infections in Pennsylvania

No benefit from irrigation during appendectomy

No benefit from irrigation during appendectomy