“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
“Safety and effectiveness of recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 for spinal fusion”; “Effectiveness and harms of recombinant human bone morphogenic protein-2 in spine fusion” and editorial, “Closing in on the truth about recombinant morphogenetic protein-2″by jmiller on November 12, 2013
These two review articles and accompanying editorial (Ann Intern Med, June 18). Two independent studies suggesting that rhBMP-2 has no proven clinical advantage over bone graft and may be associated with important harms, making it difficult to identify clear indications … learn more
This article (Bull Am Coll Surg, Nov) was written by the daughter of one of our employees, Erin O’Neill, Senior Analyst, Supply Chain. Erin’s daughter is a 4th year medical student. “What are the best surgical apps? How are they … learn more