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VIDEO: Oxygen plays crucial role in corneal cross-linking

October 20, 2017

LISBON, Portugal — At the EuCornea meeting, Farhad Hafezi, MD, PhD, speaks about the crucial role of oxygen in determining the success, or lack of success, of cross-linking techniques.

As Guinea residents’ Ebola knowledge improves, misconceptions linger

October 20, 2017
Toward the end of the massive Ebola outbreak in Guinea in August 2015, most residents who were surveyed appeared to understand the causes, transmission and prevention of…
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Water drinking test could assess progression risk in POAG

October 20, 2017
IOP peaks detected during the water drinking test can predict future visual field progression in patients with treated open-angle glaucoma in office-based IOP…
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VIDEO States have created guidelines to reduce opioid consumption

October 20, 2017
VANCOUVER, British Columbia —  At the Orthopaedic Trauma Association Annual Meeting, A. Alex Jahangir, MD, discussed
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Free texting service keeps patients’ families updated during cancer surgeries

October 20, 2017
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — A simple, no-cost text message service at a cancer center in Detroit has helped keep families of surgical patients informed and reduce their…
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Toward the Individualization of Treatment for Patients with Hyponatremia

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc.

Hyponatremia is the most common electrolyte imbalance observed in patients, occurring in up to 30% of hospitalizations…
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Health Literacy Is an Independent Predictor of Cancer Patients' Hospitalizations

HLRP: Health Literacy Research and Practice, Fall 2017, Volume 1 Issue 4
Lower levels of health literacy predict higher hospitalization rates. Hospitalization is expensive and many admissions…
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American College of Gastroenterology Annual Meeting

American College of Gastroenterology Annual Meeting

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VIDEO: Oxygen plays crucial role in corneal cross-linking

October 20, 2017
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