According to a new survey conducted in Europe, the majority of young oncologists exhibit burnout symptoms.
Astronauts suffer considerable sleep deficiency in the weeks leading up to and during space flight, a new research has found.
Patients administered with a drug widely prescribed for type 2 diabetes can live longer than people without the condition, a new study has found.
For the first time, researchers have come together to call for a better screening of psoriatic arthritis to help millions of people worldwide suffering from the condition.
Regular treatment with tesamorelin for six months lowers liver fat, a new research has found. The drug is also the only one to receive FDA approval for reduction of the abdominal fat deposits that develop in some patients receiving antiviral therapy for HIV infections.
A team of researchers has reported in a phase III clinical trial that a combination drug therapy cures chronic hepatitis C in the majority of patients co-infected with both HIV and hepatitis C.
In the last ten years, larger number of patients, age 80 and older had elective orthopedic surgery. These surgeries are generally safe with mortality rates decreasing for total hip and total knee replacement, according to a new study.
Researchers, in a new study, have highlighted the important role a diagnosing urologist plays in whether older men with low-risk prostate cancer receive treatment for their disease, and if so, the type of treatment they receive subsequently.
New doctors at Northwestern Memorial Hospital have to go through boot camp before seeing real patients.
An antibiotic therapy for catheter-related bloodstreams in hemodialysis patients has been shown to reduce mortality, according to a new study.
Every living cell's surface has a protein-embedded membrane. That membrane is covered in polysaccharide chains - a literal sugar coating. The coating is especially thick and pronounced on cancer cells and is an important determinant of the cell's survival, according to a new study.
Surgical treatment increases survival for metastatic melanoma patients whose disease is limited to the liver, according to a new study.
A new study found that videoconferencing reduced stress and anxiety levels for hospitalized pediatric patients.
For at least two years after bariatric surgery, patients continue to lose bone, even after their weight stabilizes, according to a new study. Gastric bypass is one of the most common type of weight loss surgery.
Yoga is widely considered to be a method for improving physical and mental well-being. It is also often suggested to asthma sufferers to help alleviate symptoms. However, a new study has found little evidence that it will be helpful to asthma patients.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.