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Brachytherapy may proceed safely in cervical cancer patients following uterine perforation

Brachytherapy may proceed safely in cervical cancer patients following uterine perforation

Study: Disparities persist in prescribing comfort care for ischemic stroke patients

Study: Disparities persist in prescribing comfort care for ischemic stroke patients

For this hospice nurse, the Covid shot came too late

For this hospice nurse, the Covid shot came too late

Despite guidelines, end-of-life care remains aggressive for ovarian cancer patients

Despite guidelines, end-of-life care remains aggressive for ovarian cancer patients

2021 AGS Annual Scientific Meeting goes virtual for the first time

2021 AGS Annual Scientific Meeting goes virtual for the first time

Pandemic fear is killing patients suffering from other serious diseases

Pandemic fear is killing patients suffering from other serious diseases

Endovascular therapy more prevalent among stroke patients, yet racial differences persist

Endovascular therapy more prevalent among stroke patients, yet racial differences persist

Lower dose of ketamine is as effective as the standard dose to treat pain in adults

Lower dose of ketamine is as effective as the standard dose to treat pain in adults

Digital version of popular COVID-19 memorial launched

Digital version of popular COVID-19 memorial launched

Study: Major changes in bereavement care occurred during COVID-19 pandemic

Study: Major changes in bereavement care occurred during COVID-19 pandemic

The do’s and don’ts on social media for vaccine haves and have-nots

The do’s and don’ts on social media for vaccine haves and have-nots

Dartmouth-invented camera system captures real-time video of the beam during radiation treatment

Dartmouth-invented camera system captures real-time video of the beam during radiation treatment

How a bounty of vaccines flooded a small hospital and its nearby college

How a bounty of vaccines flooded a small hospital and its nearby college

If I have cancer, dementia or MS, should i get the covid vaccine?

If I have cancer, dementia or MS, should i get the covid vaccine?

Study: Satisfaction with end-of-life care was highest when individuals died at home

Study: Satisfaction with end-of-life care was highest when individuals died at home

Researchers develop FLASH ultra-high-dose rate radiation therapy beam for cancer treatment

Researchers develop FLASH ultra-high-dose rate radiation therapy beam for cancer treatment

D-HH and West Health bring geriatric emergency care and telehealth services to rural hospitals

D-HH and West Health bring geriatric emergency care and telehealth services to rural hospitals

Study highlights differing perceptions of “do-not-resuscitate” orders

Study highlights differing perceptions of “do-not-resuscitate” orders

Community burden of COVID-19 linked to survival rates of hospitalized patients

Community burden of COVID-19 linked to survival rates of hospitalized patients

Black patients hospitalized with COVID-19 less likely to have severe illness, die compared to Whites

Black patients hospitalized with COVID-19 less likely to have severe illness, die compared to Whites