This has been a very “hot” topic here at AAMC… This study (Critical Care Mdicine, Sept) was designed to identify which contextual factors facilitates/hinder the implementation of the awakening, breathing, coordination, delirium and early mobility (ABCDE) bundle for guidance in … learn more
This article (Jama, Oct 7) concludes “among patients undergoing noncardiac surgery within 2 years of coronary stent placement, major adverse cardiac events (MACE) were associated with emergency surgery and advanced cardiac disease but not stent type and or timing of … learn more
“Increased nut consumption has been associated with a reduced risk of major chronic diseases, including cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes mellitus. Howver, the association between nut consumption and mortality remains unclear. In two large, independent cohorts of nurses and … learn more
The DeCesaris Cancer Institute and Rehabilitation Medicine are excited to announce the development of a comprehensive cancer rehabilitation program. Carol Tweed, MD, will serve as medical advisor.
Twenty-five clinicians from across the rehabilitation and cancer institute departments have been selected … learn more
New statin guidelines were issued by the American Heart Association this past week (Circulation, Nov 12). The guidelines recommend statin therapy for people without cardiovascular disease who are 40 to 75 years old and have a 7.5 % or higher … learn more