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Hubble spies a stellar mystery

news@nature - Thu, 04/23/2015 - 8:21am

Exploding star seems unlike any kind known.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17371

Lowering the Bar for Bariatric Surgery? The General Surgery News Report

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 7:51pm
(MedPage Today) -- A Nobel surgeon's study of the inner ear remains relevant 100 years later.

Five Years Later: Obamacare's Dim Prospects

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 7:51pm
(MedPage Today) -- The ACA is underperforming in three big areas: cost, coverage, and competition.

Five Years Old, Going on 10: The Future of the ACA

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 7:38pm
(MedPage Today) -- A look ahead as to what the future may hold for the Affordable Care Act.

'Sudden Adult Death' May Have Mitochondrial Origin

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 7:34pm
(MedPage Today) -- Some cases of unexplained sudden death can be traced to a common mitochondrial defect.

High PFS in Early Hodgkin's With or Without Radiation (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 7:29pm
(MedPage Today) -- Better than 90% of patients were relapse-free.

Dark matter may feel a "dark force" that the rest of the Universe does not

news@nature - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 7:21pm

Image from colliding galaxies hints at nongravitational attractions between dark matter clumps.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17350

Foodies embrace 3D-printed cuisine

news@nature - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 6:21pm

Printers unleash creative cookery, but will consumers bite?

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17358

Increasing Tysabri Dosing Interval May Cut PML Risk

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 6:00pm
(MedPage Today) -- No sacrifice of efficacy seen in retrospective analysis.

Anti-PDL1 Agent Promising in Advanced Breast Cancer

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 5:30pm
(MedPage Today) -- Immunotherapy with monoclonal antibody proves safe in phase Ia trial.

Disaster Planning: Creating Capacity, Building Resilience

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 5:15pm
(MedPage Today) -- Christopher Tedeschi, MD, reports from an international conference.

No Mortality Benefit From Pentoxifylline in Alcoholic Hepatitis (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 5:00pm
(MedPage Today) -- But prednisolone improved short-term survival.

No DLBCL Survival Gain With Surveillance Imaging (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 4:45pm
(MedPage Today) -- Results argue for curtailing use of post-treatment scans in limited-stage diffuse large B-cell lymphoma.

PARP Inhibitor Shows Efficacy in mCRPC (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 4:30pm
(MedPage Today) -- Early findings suggest a durable response.

Cheesy, metallic, sweet: 170-year-old champagne is clue to winemaking’s past

news@nature - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 4:21pm

Vintage retrieved from the Baltic Sea reveals tastes favoured by the nineteenth-century elite.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17361

3D simulations of colliding black holes hailed as most realistic yet

news@nature - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 4:21pm

Videos released just as a telescope survey suggests two black holes are due to collide in seven years' time.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17360

Merging Practices Into an ACO a Tricky Business

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 4:16pm
(MedPage Today) -- Head of a Dallas accountable care organization explains his integration strategy.

Stopping Enbrel Risky in Established RA (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 3:30pm
(MedPage Today) -- Fewer patients with longstanding disease flared if they remained on even a half dose of etanercept, and time to flare was greater.

ACOG's Guide to Managing Miscarriage: Follow Patient Preference (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 3:00pm
(MedPage Today) -- Updated clinical management of early pregnancy loss focuses on patient choice.

Heart Failure Incidence Drops by More Than a Third (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 2:25pm
(MedPage Today) -- But hospitalizations among heart failure patients remain stubbornly high.
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