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FTC Chief Gears Up for a Showdown With Private Equity

β€” Researchers and employer groups encouraged by FTC's action

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Safer to Hold Off on Intubating Comatose, Intoxicated Patients, Trial Finds

French centers showed faster discharge, fewer adverse events

Nov 29, 2023
Who's Deejaying in the OR? And What Are They Playing?

The ins and outs of listening to music while operating

Nov 21, 2023
Hospitalizations After Fake Ozempic; Abortion Rights Win Big; Ketamine Use Booms

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Nov 08, 2023
Surgeries Without Anesthesia; CDC Expands Traveler Testing; Human Skull for Sale

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Nov 07, 2023
Hospitalizations After Fake Ozempic; Abortion Rights Win Big; Ketamine Use Booms

Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by ·¬ΗΡΚΣΖ΅ staff

Surgeries Without Anesthesia; CDC Expands Traveler Testing; Human Skull for Sale

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Heart Injuries Suggest Reconsideration of Holding BP Meds for Surgery

Pause on ACE inhibitors, ARBs yields more acute hypertension with no prevention of hypotension

Nov 06, 2023
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Opinion
Is Private Equity Good for Healthcare?

There are always two sides to any story

Oct 31, 2023
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Private Equity, For-Profit Interests Hurt Medicine, Conference Speakers Say

Authorities have not done enough to crack down on the problem, physicians and academicians noted

Oct 27, 2023
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U.S. Doc Volunteers in Jerusalem: 'I Felt Like I Had to Do Something'

Martin Jacobson, MD, on his decision to be a volunteer physician during the Israel-Hamas war

Oct 19, 2023
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Plastic Glove, Scissors Solve Problem in Single-Lung Ventilation

DIY approach to non-dependent lung collapse succeeds in trial

Oct 17, 2023
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Small Piece of Plastic Cuts Throat Damage From Trach Tubes

Why didn't someone think of this sooner?

Oct 17, 2023
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Are Female Anesthesiologists Better Than Men?

Some differences seen in two-center study; reasons, implications uncertain

Oct 17, 2023
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Hemoglobin Targets a Good Idea for Massively Transfused Patients

Outcomes improved with values approaching 10 g/dL

Oct 16, 2023
ASA over a photo of the Moscone Center in San Francisco, California.
Gabapentin as Post-Op Painkiller Gets a Cold Shower

Placebo-controlled trial offers no justification for widespread use

Oct 15, 2023
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'Yellow' Blood Products Come With VTE Risk, Study Finds

Increased thrombosis, mortality when fresh frozen plasma is used in transfusions

Oct 15, 2023
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Yes, It Matters Who Manages Sedation During Interventional Radiology Procedures

Study finds outcomes differ according to providers' training

Oct 14, 2023
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Medical Tourists Bring Home Fatal Fungal Infections

High mortality in outbreak linked to anesthesia in Mexico

Oct 13, 2023
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Acupuncture Effective for Some ED Patients With Intractable Pain

Average pain score dropped from 7.96 to 3.88 after treatment, study finds

Oct 11, 2023
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Opinion
Doctor or DNP: Who Is Really Providing Care?

Stronger "title protection" legislation can offer patients greater transparency

Sep 27, 2023
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