The family of a man who was fatally injured in a hit-and-run on Sept. 27 thanked the critical care nurse, Lynette Karley, who found him on the road and provided emergency care, giving the family enough time to say their goodbyes, in today's bite-sized hospital and health industry news from Louisiana, New York, and Ohio.
While most doctors participate in their own bereavement practices following the death of a patient, it's uncommon for them to attend a patient's funeral, according to a research review published recently in the journal Medicine.
Politics is a source of stress for nearly 40% of Americans, according to a study published recently in PLOS One. Here's a leading psychologist's guide to caring about politics without letting it stress you out, Rhitu Chatterjee reports for NPR's "Shots."
Providers in recent years have turned to vitamin C to treat sepsis based on limited evidence, and a recent JAMA study that sought to demonstrate whether the treatment is effective has left providers with no clear answers.