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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.

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FDA approves Solosec oral granules for treatment of bacterial vaginosis

September 18, 2017
Symbiomix Therapeutics announced today that the FDA has approved Solosec 2-g oral granules as the first single-dose oral treatment option for adult women with bacterial…

Fake patients test NYC emergency preparedness for measles, MERS

September 18, 2017
Officials tested the preparedness of EDs in New York City to handle potential infectious disease threats by using patients who faked having contagious diseases. Dozens…
Meeting News

Twice-daily aspirin may confer CV benefit in type 2 diabetes

September 18, 2017
Patients with type 2 diabetes but without existing cardiovascular disease experienced a time-dependent increase in platelet aggregation in the 24 hours after once-daily…
Feature Article

Motivators and Barriers to Walking in Older Adults With Peripheral Artery Disease

Journal of Gerontological Nursing
Online Advanced Release, September 12, 2017
The purpose of the current review is to provide, within the context of social cognitive theory, a current description…
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Feature Article

Socially Assistive Robots: Measuring Older Adults' Perceptions

Journal of Gerontological Nursing
Online Advanced Release, July 13, 2017
To address manpower shortages, health care leaders recommend technology, including robots, to facilitate and augment…
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European Society for Medical Oncology Congress

European Society for Medical Oncology Congress

Empirical Research

A Capabilities Approach to Environmental Impact on Nursing Home Resident Quality of Life

Research in Gerontological Nursing, July/August 2017, Volume 10 Issue 4
Nursing homes are the major provider of intermediate and long-term care outside of the hospital setting to individuals…
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