News tagged with hospital patients

NIH admits a dozen critically ill despite shutdown

The government's partial shutdown has halted most enrollment into research studies at the National Institutes of Health's famed hospital. But some desperately ill patients have managed to get in.

Oct 09, 2013
popularity not rated yet | comments 0

Shutdown blocks care for kids with cancer (Update)

The US government shutdown could block hundreds of cancer patients, including children, from entering last-ditch clinical trials for treatment, a spokesman for the National Institutes of Health told AFP Wednesday.

Oct 01, 2013
popularity not rated yet | comments 0