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Duke to lead PCORI-funded study of COVID-19 prevention in healthcare workers

Duke to lead PCORI-funded study of COVID-19 prevention in healthcare workers

IOF-FFN agreement sets framework for greater collaborative efforts worldwide

IOF-FFN agreement sets framework for greater collaborative efforts worldwide

AGS commends Congress for prioritizing care for older adults in response to COVID-19

AGS commends Congress for prioritizing care for older adults in response to COVID-19

JAGS highlights the ABCDs of COVID‐19 in geriatrics and long‐term care

JAGS highlights the ABCDs of COVID‐19 in geriatrics and long‐term care

AGS applauds reauthorization of Older Americans Act

AGS applauds reauthorization of Older Americans Act

Study shows disparities in guideline-concordant treatment for NSCLC patients

Study shows disparities in guideline-concordant treatment for NSCLC patients

AGS reinforces the need for medical supplies, telehealth in COVID-19 response to Congress

AGS reinforces the need for medical supplies, telehealth in COVID-19 response to Congress

Does everyone over 60 need to take the same coronavirus precautions?

Does everyone over 60 need to take the same coronavirus precautions?

Clinical trial evaluates effectiveness of spinal cord stimulation in patients with overactive bladder

Clinical trial evaluates effectiveness of spinal cord stimulation in patients with overactive bladder

Lonely individuals receive more intense end-of-life care, shows study

Lonely individuals receive more intense end-of-life care, shows study

New direct-acting antiviral therapies effectively target Hepatitis C virus

New direct-acting antiviral therapies effectively target Hepatitis C virus

Implementation of fracture liaison services reduces recurrent fracture risk

Implementation of fracture liaison services reduces recurrent fracture risk

U.S. medical panel thinks twice about pushing cognitive screening for dementia

U.S. medical panel thinks twice about pushing cognitive screening for dementia

New study provides insight into physician moral distress

New study provides insight into physician moral distress

New disabilities are common among older people after hospitalization

New disabilities are common among older people after hospitalization

Study finds impact of frailty on long‐term outcomes after emergency surgery

Study finds impact of frailty on long‐term outcomes after emergency surgery

Non-invasive method for early identification of Alzheimer's disease and related dementia

Non-invasive method for early identification of Alzheimer's disease and related dementia

Population‐level study of older adults identifies risk factors for cognitive decline

Population‐level study of older adults identifies risk factors for cognitive decline

Cancer patients with dementia less likely to achieve a 'good death'

Cancer patients with dementia less likely to achieve a 'good death'

What to do if your home health care agency ditches you

What to do if your home health care agency ditches you