New England Journal of Medicine
Outrage of the Month: New Evidence Shows Parents of Babies in NIH-Funded Oxygen Experiment Were Misled
The primary objective of the trial was to see whether premature babies were more likely to die or suffer retinal damage, which
It is obvious to anyone familiar with either journalistic ethics in general or Lyme disease specifically that Salzberg's
REFERENCES: Read more in Public Citizen's March Health Letter By backsliding on long-standing ethical commitments and violating
We need to focus on preventing new addictions and using the harm-reduction approach to treat current addicts.
We need to return to the patient-centered care that Dr. Arnold Relman advocated for throughout his professional life rather than continue with the present disease-centered system if we truly want to reduce the burden of disease.
Critics don't want to admit that they've run out of criticisms of Obamacare. The website is working, enrollments are surging, and millions of Americans are getting affordable, high-quality health insurance.
Public investment in research has not been enough to keep America in its lofty global leadership perch. According to the
"The real value of antibiotics is saving people from dying. Everything else is trivial," Hollis concludes. What's more, this
All military physicians are licensed by somebody and should be investigated if there were any suspicions of participation in torture, however defined.
An amazing X-ray released by the New England Journal of Medicine on Wednesday shows a 0.79 inch metal screw in the 57-year
When the government re-opened, it failed to address the arbitrary, across-the-board sequester that is systematically weakening the federal research enterprise. This may have superficial appeal on short-term balance sheets, but it's handicapping long-term prospects.
For employers and policymakers frustrated by America's embarrassingly poor performance in nearly every known indicator of health care quality, this study offers two breakthrough glimmers of hope.
My hunch is that obstetricians on the front lines -- the ones who counsel pregnant women every day about their testing options -- will realize that the new tests are just plain better. Patients of all ages -- who can inform themselves more easily than ever before -- will demand them too.
Do you plan to live to 85? If you do, there's a 1 in 3 chance you'll have Alzheimer's. Here's the bad news: There is no cure.