Keck Hospital of USC has joined a select group of healthcare facilities in achieving Magnet recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), one of the highest honors in nursing excellence.
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To create awareness on menstrual hygiene, adolescent’s nutrition, and sanitation, about 70 under-16 girls from five dzongkhags have come together for a weeklong district cricket championship at Pelkhil Oval in Thimphu.
According to a new study, researchers analyzed the link between exposure to general anesthesia and surgery (exposure) and cognitive decline in older adults is debated, they hypothesized that it is associated with cognitive decline. The study was published in the British Journal of Anaesthesia.
In adults over 70, exposure to general anesthesia and surgery is associated with a subtle decline in memory and thinking skills. The study analyzed nearly 2,000 participants in the Mayo Clinic Study of Aging and found that exposure to anesthesia after age 70 was linked to long-term changes in brain function.
For the first time, a team of international researchers has mapped the family trees of cancer cells in acute myeloid leukaemia (AML) to understand how this blood cancer responds to a new drug, enasidenib.
Broken bones among older people increase their risk of death for up to 10 years, according to a new study published in the Endocrine Society's Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism
A major cause of drug-resistant clinical yeast infections is the same species previously regarded as non-pathogenic and commonly used in the biotechnology and food industries. The study, published in the open-access journal PLOS Pathogens, was led by Alexander Douglass of University College Dublin in Ireland.
New research from UNSW Sydney reveals the burden of lung cancer in Australia that can be prevented by adopting healthy lifestyle behaviors, such as quitting smoking, boosting fruit intake and being physically active.
A new study published in Pediatrics found that young adults who had a parent incarcerated during their childhood are more likely to skip needed health care, smoke cigarettes, engage in risky sexual behaviors, and abuse alcohol, prescription, and illicit drugs
Life-threatening fungal infections affect more than two million people worldwide. Effective antifungal medications are limited. A major challenge is that the fungal cell wall is poorly understood, which has impeded drug development. However, chemist have identified for the first time the cell wall structure of one of the most prevalent and deadly fungi, which could usher in a new era of antifungal drug development to help save lives.
According to a study, researchers examined the risk of cochlear disorders, especially tinnitus, is increased among patients with a history of a migraine. The study was published online in JAMA Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery.