OCT News and Research

RSS
Spitting into a cup could someday be an alternative to blood testing

Spitting into a cup could someday be an alternative to blood testing

Sibling history is a better predictor of coronary heart disease than parental history or traditional risk factor scoring

Sibling history is a better predictor of coronary heart disease than parental history or traditional risk factor scoring

Episiotomy does not reduce the risk of injury to infants during a complicated birth

Episiotomy does not reduce the risk of injury to infants during a complicated birth

Giving flu vaccine to toddlers in the spring and fall guards against infection

Giving flu vaccine to toddlers in the spring and fall guards against infection

Health insurance plans extend efforts to end tobacco use

Health insurance plans extend efforts to end tobacco use

New treatment for T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukaemia

New treatment for T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukaemia

New IBM technology could bring the promise of personalized medicine one step closer

New IBM technology could bring the promise of personalized medicine one step closer

Two more drugs added to Medicare demonstration program

Two more drugs added to Medicare demonstration program

Emergency nursing shortage is worsening because of changing patient demographics and the aging of the emergency nurses population

Emergency nursing shortage is worsening because of changing patient demographics and the aging of the emergency nurses population

Autism antibodies are not genetically determined, as parents do not exhibit them

Autism antibodies are not genetically determined, as parents do not exhibit them

A new protocol for bone marrow transplants

A new protocol for bone marrow transplants

New technology gives neurosurgeons real-time images in the operating room

New technology gives neurosurgeons real-time images in the operating room