US health care workers have been sent new testing guidelines for novel coronavirus after the nation’s first case of a patient with an unknown source of infection.
Between 2000 and 2017, unintentional deaths and suicides related to opioid use have increased substantially, whereas overall deaths from have decreased.
Mistreatment of medical students remains common for women, racial/ethnic minorities, and sexual minorities.
Medication treatment with methadone and buprenorphine is associated with a significantly lower risk for overdose death for people with opioid use disorder compared with nonmedication treatment.
The International Committee of Medical Journal Editors is taking steps to identifying potential conflicts of interest through changes to a key form.
More than half of prescription medication exposures among children involve access to medications that have previously been removed from their original packaging.
Unpaid adult caregivers are at higher risk for not having insurance and putting off necessary health services due to cost.
The majority of patients consider a positive online reputation to be very or extremely important when selecting a healthcare provider. We review some do’s and don’ts of responding to negative reviews online.
The gender gap in starting salary for physicians persists, although it is unclear which factors account for this gap.
Compliance with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration Amendments Act of 2007 is low, with only 40.9 percent of trials reporting results within one year.