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Scott D. Boden, MD, expands on the increasing population of older patients' demand on orthopedic practices

Scott D. Boden, MD, expands on the increasing population of older patients' demand on orthopedic practices
August 6, 2014

LONDON — At the 15th EFORT Congress – A Combined Program in Partnership with the BOA, Scott D. Boden, MD, discussed the increasing population of older patients and the effect this population’s heightened demand will have on orthopedic practices.

ILÚM Health Solutions acquires Teqqa to improve infectious disease care

November 19, 2017
ILÚM Health Solutions, created by Merck’s Healthcare Services and Solutions division, has announced its acquisition of Teqqa LLC, which provides precision…
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Canada finds case of ceftriaxone-resistant gonorrhea

November 18, 2017
A patient in Canada was diagnosed this year with a gonorrhea infection that was resistant to ceftriaxone, one the last available treatments for the increasingly…
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Global syphilis prevalence declines over 3 decades

November 17, 2017
A new database of syphilis prevalence in the adult general population showed an overall decrease in every WHO region since 1990, according to researchers. “The…
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Nurses' Experience With and Perception of Barriers to Promoting Mobility in Hospitalized Older Adults: A Descriptive Study

Journal of Gerontological Nursing, October 2017, Volume 43 Issue 11
The purpose of the current study was to examine nurses' barriers, including knowledge, attitude, and external barriers…
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Understanding End-of-Life Decision-Making Terminology Among African American Older Adults

Journal of Gerontological Nursing
Online Advanced Release, October 9, 2017
The purpose of the current study was to examine understanding of end-of-life (EOL) decision-making terminology among…
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Nurses' Perceptions and Management of Urinary Incontinence in Hospitalized Older Adults: An Integrative Review

Journal of Gerontological Nursing, September 2017, Volume 43 Issue 10
Urinary incontinence (UI) is a geriatric syndrome affecting older adults in long-term and acute hospital care. Most…
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