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Patients suffering from a devastating disease are being given fresh hope through an innovative trial being led by the Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) and Sheffield Teaching Hospitals.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Feb 09, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Hospitals vary greatly in the number of patients who see an internal medicine specialist before major non-cardiac surgery, with rates ranging from five per cent of patients to 90 per cent, new research has found.
Surgery Dec 21, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
The phrase "obs stable" in hospital notes is ambiguous and does not reliably indicate a patient's health status, concludes a study in the Christmas issue published in the British Medical Journal today.
Other Dec 20, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
Prostate cancer patients who undergo radical prostatectomy get better results at teaching hospitals than at non-academic medical institutions, according to the findings of an international study led by researchers at Henry ...
Cancer Nov 07, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
Doctors in Canada saw a divine face in the testes of a man admitted to a hospital with severe pain and an inflamed scrotum, a scientific journal article said Wednesday.
Other Nov 02, 2011 | 1.8 / 5 (12) | 17
Patient handovers have increased significantly as a result of the restrictions on the number of hours residents are allowed to work. Multiple shift changes, and resulting consecutive sign-outs, during patient handovers are ...
Other Oct 20, 2011 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0
A survey of patients receiving treatment in a teaching facility found that patients prefer to be informed of trainee participation in their care, and consent rates appear to vary based on scenarios describing increased levels ...
Other Sep 19, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
The new limits on hours that physicians-in-training can work will prove costly for U.S teaching hospitals, which will need to spend up to $1.3 billion a year, and possibly more, to effect the changes, a new UCLA study suggests.
Other Sep 08, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- UCSF researchers have conducted the first major review of research on the July effect, a theory that the quality of health care at teaching hospitals declines during the month of July ...
Other Jul 13, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
Today, one in four or five women in Ontario will give birth through a cesarean or "C-section." A new study, led by researchers from St. Michael's Hospital and The Wilson Centre for Research in Education and the Department ...
Other May 20, 2011 | not rated yet | 0