Hospitals, nursing homes can learn much from hospice care
Publish on 1/23/2014 02:01:01 PMBasic hospice strategies can make last days of dying inpatients more comfortable and dignified
The U.S. FDA vs. 23andMe
Publish on 12/19/2013 11:12:18 AMSome experts tell Knowledge@Wharton that? the real issue at stake in the controversy involving personal genomics and biotech company, 23andMe, is not innovation, but rather the firm’s selling strategy
Traffic-light coding system for emergency surgery
Publish on 12/17/2013 03:12:20 PMNew classification system to improve scheduling of emergency surgery highlighted in special issue of 'British Journal of Surgery'
Counting the cost of infertility treatment
Publish on 12/9/2013 03:12:50 PMFrom drug therapy to IVF, out-of pocket costs can range from $900 to $19,000 per treatment cycle, report researchers in 'The Journal of Urology'
Muscle loss and aging: Strategies, therapies to restore muscle health
Publish on 11/19/2013 06:11:11 PMMayo Clinic expert discusses notes that exercise remains the ‘silver bullet’ to maintain muscle mass in the aging
Biopharmaceuticals require more demanding packaging
Publish on 10/28/2013 04:10:30 PMNew pharmaceuticals packages to be shown at interpack 2014 in Dusseldorf, protect proteins and prevent falsification
Single QMS audit program pilot for medical devices set for January 2014
Publish on 10/25/2013 01:10:13 PMMedical device market regulators in Australia, Brazil, Canada and the US are preparing to launch a pilot for their Medical Device Single Audit Program (MDSAP) in January 2014. Read more
Chinese regulators considering new clinical trial, adverse event reporting requirements