New guidelines for treating high cholesterol released by the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology on Saturday emphasize a more personalized approach to treatment, updating the controversial guidelines released by the organizations in 2013.
EHRs are supposed to make doctors' workdays easier, but instead, they've brought us to 'a point where people in the medical profession actively, viscerally, volubly hate their computers,' Atul Gawande writes in the New Yorker. Advisory Board's Hamza Hasan says 'physician leaders should not forget the important role of the EMR in burnout' and offers suggestions to alleviate this EMR burden on physicians.
Adventist Health Feather River Hospital in Paradise, California, evacuated patients as the Camp Fire ripped through the area on Thursday, transforming what began as an ordinary day into a fight for survival.
Researchers from the Scripps Research Institute used flu antibodies from llamas to develop a nasal spray that could defend against emerging and adapting flu strains, Carl Zimmer reports for the New York Times.