The latest American Heart Association 'Rapid Access Journal Report' states that no matter the heart procedure, heart patients who take prescribed medication are over two times more likely to experience event-free survival rates.
Leaders with the Fibrous Dysplasia Foundation and the National Organization for Rare Disorders recently launched a new study with the goal of researching fibrous dysplasia/McCune-Albright syndrome (FD/MAS).
The American Heart Association (AHA) recently developed a new assessment tool called the Million Hearts Model Longitudinal ASCVD Risk Assessment tool, which may improve accuracy for determining heart disease risks.
The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) urges the public to encourage the United States Congress to make progress with mental health reform, as Nov. 14-18 marks National Mental Health Reform Advocacy Week.
The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) and other health organizations recently urged leaders in the U.S. Senate and House to increase financial support for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) in the future.
The American Heart Association (AHA) and the American College of Cardiology (ACC) recently announced that they will hold a comprehensive series of cardiovascular accreditation services for U.S. hospitals as well as other institutions.
According to a recent article from the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), family physicians should see Quality and Resource Use Reports (QRURs) as valuable tools for their businesses and patients alike.
Leaders with the National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently partnered for the ninth annual Get Smart About Antibiotics Week to fight against antibiotic resistance.
Apollo Endosurgery Inc., a top developer of minimally invasive surgical products for gastrointestinal and bariatric procedures, recently announced its completion of the Lap-Band AP Adjustable Gastric Band Helping Evaluate Reduction in Obesity (HERO) post-approval study.