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Uninsurance Down by One-Third for Cancer Diagnoses in 2014

October 19, 2017. 6:00 PM CDT. Significant decreases in uninsurance seen across all stages and sites assessed in first year of ACA Read article


Visceral Adipose Tissue Index IDs Risk of HCC in Cirrhosis

October 18, 2017 High VATI is also linked to risk of HCC recurrence in males with HCC who underwent liver transplant

Men Now Comprise ~10 Percent of RN Workforce

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

Overall Survival Up for Melanoma Brain Metastases

October 18, 2017 Median overall survival from time of diagnosis has increased from 7.5 to 22.7 months

Machine Learning Model Predicts Risk of Upgrade to Breast CA

October 17, 2017 Model can predict risk of upgrade of high-risk breast lesions to cancer using traditional, text features

Mortality Up for Male Recipients of Blood From Ever-Pregnant

October 17, 2017 Receipt of red blood cell transfusion from ever-pregnant donor tied to increased risk for males

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

‘Liquid Biopsy’ Shows Promise for Hepatocellular Carcinoma

October 17, 2017 DNA methylation markers show effectiveness for diagnosis and predicting prognosis

Gastric Acid Suppression May Promote Liver Injury

October 17, 2017 Expansion of intestinal Enterococcus faecalis in mice exacerbates ethanol-induced liver disease

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

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

Pre-Retirement Morbidity Higher in Later Birth Cohorts

October 13, 2017 Worse measures of health for Americans who must work longer to reach Social Security retirement age

Aqueous Humor Can Serve as Surrogate Tumor Biopsy

October 13, 2017 In eyes of children with retinoblastoma, AH has sufficient tumor-derived DNA for genetic analyses