May 22, 2017
May 10, 2017
Lasers that induce human dental stem cells to regenerate dentin, a tiny camera that can be attached to the tip of a catheter device and capture real
May 8, 2017
Jimmy and his wife Molly welcomed their second child together, William “Billy” Kimmel. At three days old, Billy had successful open heart surgery at Children’s Hospital Los
May 3, 2017
Physician David Casarett was tired of hearing hype and half-truths around medical marijuana, so he put on his skeptic’s hat and investigated on his own. He comes
April 25, 2017
New Expert Round Table on the Hottest Trials From ACC.17 Watch the new ACC Cardiology Hour, an expert roundtable discussion of late-breaking clinical trials from ACC.17. Valentin
April 12, 2017
Mario Cazzola, MD is an Associate Editor for Blood discusses his involvement with some of the biggest published studies to date.
April 1, 2017
Murray Cohen, PhD, MPH, CIH, science Advisor, Infectious Control Consultant Medical Grade Innovations, discusses what healthcare facilities can do to reduce community-acquired infections. Source: The Doctor’s
March 31, 2017
Farrin Manian, MD, discusses a retrospective study looking at patients presenting with a fall who also had a co-existing systemic infection. Obstacles and poor eyesight get blamed.
March 8, 2017
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February 28, 2017
The following was pulled from PW partner ZDoggMD at http://zdoggmd.com/vegetables. “What public health really needs is a 90’s-style gangsta rap about…vegetables. At least, that was the premise driving this collaboration with
January 3, 2017
The path to better medicine is paved with accidental yet revolutionary discoveries. In this well-told tale of how science happens, neuroscientist Rebecca Brachman shares news of a
October 14, 2016
If two different medications are taken for two different reasons, many doctors may not fully understand what happens when they’re combined, because drug interactions are incredibly hard
September 26, 2016
Every doctor makes mistakes. But medicine’s culture of denial (and shame) keeps doctors from ever talking about those mistakes, or using them to learn and improve. Telling
March 29, 2016
Carlos del Rio, MD, argues that we currently know what’s needed to end the HIV/AIDS pandemic. Not only do we know, but we also have the tools.
Richard Beigi, MD, remarks on what a new recent case report may add to the link between Zika virus and birth defects, and how protect pregnant women.
F. Perry Wilson, MD, MSCE, examines the association between use of long-acting reversible contraceptives and lower condom usage among teenage girls. Unwanted pregnancies prevented but not STDs.
Lee A. Norman, MD, MHS, MBA, discusses the possible Ebola survivor syndrome, the questions it raises about the virus’s persistence, and the implications of a post-Ebola syndrome.