Browsing: Public health

Veterans Affairs health records demonstrate a slightly higher rate of death for those hospitalized for COVID (5.7%) versus influenza (4.2%)…

The FDA continues to assure the public, despite an outbreak of avian influenza A (H5N1) in US cattle and one…

An analysis of publicly available FDA data reports 19 of 46 cancer drugs (41%) granted accelerated approval from 2013 to…

A common sense reassessment of radiation oncology is here. Pillars to this approach include asking radiation oncology trial questions that…

Seattle is reporting a small outbreak of disturbingly multi-drug resistant Candida auris that is particularly life-threatening to patients in long…

This pragmatic editorial calls for clear and simple public health messaging that also acknowledges uncertainties. | Cappola & Cohen, JAMA…

A timely NCDB study of nearly 500K patients undergoing resection of non-small cell lung cancer demonstrates those residing in a…

This week the FDA approved two updated mRNA COVID monovalent vaccines (Moderna and Pfizer) for people 12 years and older…

In a move that will put an exponentially bigger dent in Medicare spending than all radiation costs combined, the first…

Novo Nordisk is adding significant risk reduction in major cardiac events (cardiac death, MI, or stroke) to the list of…