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H7N9 Avian Influenza May Be Capable of Pandemic

October 20, 2017. 7:00 PM CDT. Virus spread via respiratory droplets in animal study; neuraminidase inhibitors showed limited efficacy Read article

OTHER JOURNAL ARTICLES

Oncogenic Oral HPV DNA Detected in 3.5 Percent of Adults

October 20, 2017 Prevalence of oncogenic oral HPV higher in men, rises with number of lifetime oral sexual partners

Conditions Tied to Clinician Dissatisfaction Are Modifiable

October 19, 2017 Improving workplace satisfaction directly tied to reduced clinician burnout

Oral Antibiotics Cut Risk of SSI in Colorectal CA Resection

October 18, 2017 Adding antibiotics to mechanical bowel preparation linked to reduced rate of surgical site infection

Sharing Passwords Is Widespread Among Medical Staff

October 18, 2017 Almost three-fourths of survey respondents report having used a colleague's password to access EMRs

Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis for Homosexual Men Cost-Effective

October 18, 2017 Introduction of HIV PrEP program cost-effective and possibly cost-saving for men who have sex with men

Men Now Comprise ~10 Percent of RN Workforce

October 18, 2017 About half of increase due to educational attainment, rising demand, liberalizing gender attitudes

Prevalence of Oral HPV Infection Higher for U.S. Men

October 17, 2017 Overall prevalence 11.5 percent in men, 3.2 percent in women; high-risk HPV also more prevalent in men

Female Physicians May Be Especially at Risk of Burnout

October 17, 2017 They tend to deal with psychosocial care more than male colleagues but can take steps to reduce stress

Online Ratings Not Aligned With Objective Quality Measures

October 16, 2017 In addition, consumer ratings are consistent across platforms for specialist physicians

Most Female Physicians Have Faced Sexist Patient Comments

October 16, 2017 Sexual harassment by patients can negatively affect physician-patient relationship, quality of care

Worse HIV Care Outcomes for Hispanics, Latinos

October 16, 2017 Lower care and viral suppression for Hispanic, Latino males with HIV infection due to injection drug use

Model Predicts Cost-Effectiveness for Anal Lesion Treatment

October 16, 2017 Findings show variation by age of HIV-positive men who have sex with men

Serious Suffering Affects Almost Half of Those Who Die Yearly

October 13, 2017 Vast majority who experience serious health-related suffering have no palliative care, pain relief

Quality Issues for Both Paper-, Electronic-Based Health Records

October 13, 2017 Study affirms poor quality of nursing documentation, as well as lack of knowledge and skills

Vaccines Elicit Lasting Immune Response Against Ebola

October 12, 2017 ChAd3-EBO-Z, rVSVΔG-ZEBOV-GP vaccines elicit response that is maintained through 12 months