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Heart’s Pumping Function Is Not an Indicator of Heart Failure Survival...

Findings Contrary to popular practice, a measure of the heart’s pumping function known as “left ventricular ejection fraction” is not associated with the long-term outcomes...
Parkinson’s Disease

Telemedicine as Effective as In-Person Care for Parkinson’s Disease

New findings from a nationwide program that links neurologists with patients with Parkinson’s disease in their homes via video conferencing shows that telemedicine can...
health care

Study Identifies Potential Health Care ‘Double Jeopardy’ for Minority Patients

A new study sheds light on the depth of health care disparities faced by minority populations in the United States. The findings suggest a...
memory impairment

The Link Between Memory Perceptions and Alzheimer’s Risk

Over 20 percent of older adults suffer from subjective memory impairment, where a person reports having trouble remembering things with no evidence of actual...

Study: Higher Costs for Complex Cancer Surgery Indicator for Worse Care

Higher costs for complex cancer surgery may be an indicator for worse — rather than better — quality of care, according to new research...