The Oswaldo Cruz Foundation Magalhães Research Center in Pernambuco, Brazil, performs tests to diagnose the presence of Zika virus in blood...
Worker fumigates along a street in Yangon, Myanmar November 18, 2016. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun By Shwe Yee Saw Myint | YANGON Myanmar is...
By Jesus Molina Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of death in men and the second most common type of cancer in that gender. According...
By REED ABELSON Bruce Broussard, chief executive of Humana, left, Mark Bertolini, chief executive of Aetna, and Joseph Swedish, chief...
By Dr. Bruce Chernof (Next Avenue invited our 2016 Influencers in Aging to write essays about the one thing they would like to change...
CAREER PROFILE   Duties: Helping patients attain and maintain good health;...
Principal activity: Providing skilled nursing care for sick patients Work commitment:...
CAREER PROFILE Duties: Developing and implementing programs to increase use of hospital;...
CAREER PROFILE Duties: Helping patients attain and maintain good health; examining patients;...
Summary Principal activity: Planning appropriate nutritional diets and providing nutritional...
Having focused on this work in the pharmaceutical industry, in 2010 I sought to set up a nonprofit that would engage academic institutions and renowned clinicians to provide the needed services of pharmaceutical and medical device companies. It would have served as a buffer independently identifying and providing the individuals to be utilized for research, advisory boards, publications etc. I approached those institutions having the most...
As an MD who prides himself on evidence based practices, this makes me ill. Let's get real. Self reporting and self policing never work. Solution: 1. Purge the current leadership of the journals. This kind of behavior always goes to the top. (case in point - ASCO making Dr. Burris the president AFTER he's caught). 2. Mandate full transparency of all sources of income for the editors as well as the authors. 3. Have both...