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Self-driving AI clinic reimagines healthcare for the 21st century

Seattle-based design firm Artefact Group has revealed a comprehensive concept that would make the future of healthcare mobile. Integrating passive monitoring technologies in the home, ...

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Patient race and gender are important in predicting heart attack in the emergency department

Researchers at the George Washington University (GW) found that certain symptoms are more and less predictive of patients' risk for acute coronary syndrome (ACS), which includes heart attack, ...

Fri 23 Jun 17 from Medical Xpress

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Cosmetic procedures practice and promotion 'cause for serious concern,' says ethics body

New developments and marketing have made an increasing range of surgical and non-surgical cosmetic procedures—including botox, dermal fillers, implants, and skin lightening, as well as newer ...

Thu 22 Jun 17 from Medical Xpress

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Medical-home recognition higher in demonstration sites

(HealthDay)—Demonstration sites, which are provided with care management fees and technical assistance to help them achieve the highest medical-home recognition, do have higher rates of medical-home ...

Thu 22 Jun 17 from Medical Xpress

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When lovers touch, their breathing and heartbeat syncs, pain wanes, study shows

Fathers-to-be, take note: You may be more useful in the labor and delivery room than you realize.

Wed 21 Jun 17 from Medical Xpress

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Text messaging effectively supports treatment of HIV and tuberculosis

Mobile phone text messaging is a powerful tool for improving quality of care, as shown by José António Nhavoto in his doctoral thesis in informatics at Örebro University. He has developed and ...

Thu 22 Jun 17 from Medical Xpress

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DeepMind Health inks another 5-year NHS app deal in face of ongoing controversy

 DeepMind Health, the division of the Google-owned AI company that’s applying machine learning to medical data in the hopes of profiting from diagnostic gain, has inked another services ...

Thu 22 Jun 17 from TechCrunch

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ACR acknowledges CMS efforts to increase flexibility and reduce regulatory burdens

The American College of Rheumatology (ACR) today welcomed components of a new proposed rule from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) regarding the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization ...

Thu 22 Jun 17 from Medical Xpress

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What are trends in emergency department utilization, costs for shingles?

A new article published by JAMA Dermatology uses a nationwide database of emergency department (ED) visits to examine herpes zoster (HZ, shingles)-related ED utilization and costs.

Wed 21 Jun 17 from Medical Xpress

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Study examines use, outcomes of valve replacement procedure performed for off-label indications

Approximately 1 in 10 transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) procedures in the U.S. were for an off-label indication, with similar 1-year mortality rates compared to on-label use, suggesting ...

Wed 21 Jun 17 from Medical Xpress

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