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Article ID: 695169

Responding to 'Deaths of Despair' - Call for a National Resilience Strategy

Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

Startling increases in nationwide deaths from drug overdoses, alcohol, and suicides constitute a public health crisis – spurring an urgent call for a National Resilience Strategy to stem these "deaths of despair." The proposal is outlined in a special commentary in the Journal of Public Health Management and Practice, published in the Lippincott portfolio by Wolters Kluwer.

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25-May-2018 4:10 PM EDT
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Article ID: 668302

Prevention by Social Connections, Refuting Claims on HIV Persistence, Efficient Oral Medicines, and More in the AIDS and HIV News Source

Newswise

The latest research, features, and experts on HIV and AIDS.

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25-May-2018 3:35 PM EDT
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Article ID: 695120

Expert Dispels Myths About Lyme Disease and Offers Tips for Prevention

Virginia Tech

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24-May-2018 4:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 695121

The Medical Minute: Safe Practices Around Fireworks

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

From fireworks at wedding receptions and Independence Day celebrations to graduation bonfires and simple sparklers at weekend cookouts, Americans love playing with fire. The trick is to do so safely.

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24-May-2018 4:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 694987

Active Shooter Detection Systems Could Lock Down Schools, Alert Emergency Responders in Seconds

Intrusion Technologies

Designed by former law enforcement and fire department personnel, active shooter detection and mitigation systems can automatically detect gunshots, aggressive speech, breaking glass, and other violent actions.

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24-May-2018 9:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 694986

Timely but Controversial: Early Lactate Measurements Appear to Improve Results for Septic Patients

University of Chicago Medical Center

The controversial Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock Early Management Bundle study adds weight to the belief that early lactate measurements can make a big difference. This follow-up study found a two percent increase in mortality for each hour of delay in patients with an abnormal lactate value.

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23-May-2018 9:00 AM EDT
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Article ID: 694817

Electronic Health Records Fail Because They are Merely Digital Remakes of Paper Charts

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Writing in a new Perspective published in the New England Journal of Medicine, researchers from Penn Medicine’s Center for Health Care Innovation argue that Electronic Health Records should be restructured from mere digital remakes of their old pen and paper ancestors into platforms that allow doctors to “subscribe” to their patients’ clinical information to receive real-time updates when an action is required, similar to social media feeds and notifications.

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18-May-2018 12:05 PM EDT
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New York Dentists See an Increase in Dental Caries and Warn Against Overconsumption of ‘Sugar Based’ Sports Drinks

DoctorsToday.com

David Pinkhasov, DDS and other New York dentists think that there is a definite overconsumption of sports drinks and that it is having an overall impact on the incidence of type 2 diabetes and an effect on the dental caries of teenagers and active people in their 20's using sports drinks for rehydration.

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Article ID: 694462

Artificial Intelligence: Is It the “Next Big Thing” in Healthcare?

ISPOR—The Professional Society for Health Economics and Outcomes Research

ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, held a session, “Is Artificial Intelligence the Next Big Thing in Healthcare Decision Making?”, at ISPOR 2018 in Baltimore, MD, USA.

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14-May-2018 7:05 AM EDT
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