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Newborns OK in Mom's Arms Before Clamping the Cord

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 6:30pm
(MedPage Today) -- Placental transfusion occurred at near-identical rates among newborns held in their mothers' arms above the placental level versus at the placental level, which is good news for mother-infant bonding, a study found.

Newborns OK in Mom's Arms Before Clamping the Cord

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 6:30pm
(MedPage Today) -- Placental transfusion occurred at near-identical rates among newborns held in their mothers' arms above the placental level versus at the placental level, which is good news for mother-infant bonding, a study found.

West Africa Ebola Is Novel Strain

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 5:44pm
(MedPage Today) -- The Ebola virus in western Africa is a novel strain that probably evolved locally and circulated for months before the outbreak became apparent, researchers said.

West Africa Ebola Is Novel Strain

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 5:44pm
(MedPage Today) -- The Ebola virus in western Africa is a novel strain that probably evolved locally and circulated for months before the outbreak became apparent, researchers said.

CardioBuzz: A New Vascular Glue?

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 5:05pm
(MedPage Today) -- A novel glue for surgical and minimally-invasive cardiovascular procedures turns from a viscous liquid to a tough but flexible "plug" at a flip of the UV light switch, with promising animal model results.

CardioBuzz: A New Vascular Glue?

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 5:05pm
(MedPage Today) -- A novel glue for surgical and minimally-invasive cardiovascular procedures turns from a viscous liquid to a tough but flexible "plug" at a flip of the UV light switch, with promising animal model results.

WHO Reports Uptick in MERS

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 4:12pm
(MedPage Today) -- The number of new cases of the Middle East coronavirus (MERS-CoV) appears to be rising sharply, according to figures compiled by the World Health Organization.

WHO Reports Uptick in MERS

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 4:12pm
(MedPage Today) -- The number of new cases of the Middle East coronavirus (MERS-CoV) appears to be rising sharply, according to figures compiled by the World Health Organization.

10 Questions: Vineet Arora, MD

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 3:30pm
(MedPage Today) -- What's the biggest barrier to practicing medicine today? Having enough time to spend with a patient, Vineet Arora, MD, an academic hospitalist at the University of Chicago, told MedPage Today.

10 Questions: Vineet Arora, MD

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 3:30pm
(MedPage Today) -- What's the biggest barrier to practicing medicine today? Having enough time to spend with a patient, Vineet Arora, MD, an academic hospitalist at the University of Chicago, told MedPage Today.

Where Does RA Start? (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 3:00pm
(MedPage Today) -- A century and more ago, the "oral sepsis" hypothesis was a widely held explanation for chronic disease, suggesting that many of them -- including arthritis -- originated in periodontal infections. Now it's gaining renewed attention.

Where Does RA Start? (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 3:00pm
(MedPage Today) -- A century and more ago, the "oral sepsis" hypothesis was a widely held explanation for chronic disease, suggesting that many of them -- including arthritis -- originated in periodontal infections. Now it's gaining renewed attention.

Safe Epidurals, Hydrocodone Rescheduling: The Pain Medicine News Report

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 2:30pm
(MedPage Today) -- A regular update on what's new in surgery from our friends at Pain Medicine News.

Safe Epidurals, Hydrocodone Rescheduling: The Pain Medicine News Report

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 2:30pm
(MedPage Today) -- A regular update on what's new in surgery from our friends at Pain Medicine News.

Striking a Nerve: Bungling the Cannabis Story

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 1:46pm
(MedPage Today) -- Don't believe what you may have read about a new study of marijuana use and brain structure, because it was probably wrong.

Striking a Nerve: Bungling the Cannabis Story

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 1:46pm
(MedPage Today) -- Don't believe what you may have read about a new study of marijuana use and brain structure, because it was probably wrong.

'Choosing Wisely' Lists Don't List Big Moneymakers

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 1:00pm
(MedPage Today) -- When America's joint surgeons were challenged to come up with a list of unnecessary procedures in their field, their selections shared one thing: none significantly impacted their incomes.

'Choosing Wisely' Lists Don't List Big Moneymakers

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 1:00pm
(MedPage Today) -- When America's joint surgeons were challenged to come up with a list of unnecessary procedures in their field, their selections shared one thing: none significantly impacted their incomes.

Culture Shock: HCV Cure a Horse Race

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 12:30pm
LONDON (MedPage Today) -- Gilead Sciences has the inside track in the race to cure hepatitis C virus -- if it doesn't stumble before the finish line.

Culture Shock: HCV Cure a Horse Race

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 12:30pm
LONDON (MedPage Today) -- Gilead Sciences has the inside track in the race to cure hepatitis C virus -- if it doesn't stumble before the finish line.
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