Evidence-based approach to preventing or treating caries could transform dental care
A scientifically based approach that includes a tooth-decay risk assessment, aggressive preventive measures and conservative restorations can dramatically reduce decay in community dental practices, according to a study by researchers at UC San Francisco.
New clinical practice guideline provides recommendations for use of anticoagulants during heart surgery
Halladay Survived Plane Crash, Could Boaters Have Saved His Life?
That Halladay, 41, was not killed on impact, but lived long enough so that he drowned should prompt some reflection on the behavior of the boaters who arrived on the scene with cameras rolling but do not appear to have investigated whether the pilot of the airplane could have been rescued.
Infographic: Rural Hospital Closures Since 2010
There have been 83 rural hospital closures since 2010 and 125 since 2005, according to a new infographic by Stroudwater. The infographic breaks down the hospitals’ Medicare payment type, location, whether or not the hospitals are located in a Medicaid expansion state and the closure year. Increasingly, healthcare organizations are forging community partnerships to bridge […]