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Latest Long Term Care News

Is Healthcare Affordability Driving A Need To Revolutionize Drug Pricing?

ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research (HEOR), held its final plenary of the ISPOR 2019 annual conference with, “Is Healthcare Affordabilit...
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Risk Score Guided Care Can Help Physicians Provide Better Care, Planning, And Services For High-Risk Pulmonary Patients, Study Finds

A new laboratory-based method of estimating outcomes for patients with a severe pulmonary disorder that has no cure can help physicians better provide proper care, referrals, ...
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Cedars-Sinai Volunteers Turn Music Into Medicine

On the worst day of her life, Rebecca Woolf found comfort in the most unexpected way. As her husband lay dying in his hospital bed, the sound of a harp wafted in. Intrigued, ...
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Cognitive Decline Eventually Affects Everyone, Just Not To The Same Extent

You must remember this: Just about everybody experiences some changes with their memory in their later years. “Most of us lose some of our brain cells after we hit 65 or so, ...
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Many Older Americans Expect To Lose Brainpower, Poll Finds, But Most Don’t Ask Doctors About Preventing Dementia

Many Americans in their 50s and early 60s are worried about declining brain health, especially if they have loved ones with memory loss and dementia, a new national poll finds...
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Antibiotic Treatment Alleviates Alzheimer's Disease Symptoms In Male Mice, Study Reveals

Researchers at The University of Chicago have demonstrated that the type of bacteria living in the gut can influence the development of Alzheimer's disease symptoms in mice. T...
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A Work Patch For Better Nursing Home Care

Placing a loved one in a nursing home can be a traumatic experience for the entire family with concerns about the care and attention they will receive. Imagine if those concer...
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Disclosure Law Has Improved Nurse Staffing In New Jersey, Rutgers Study Finds

A New Jersey law requiring hospitals and nursing homes to publicly report the number of patients per nurse has led to better nurse staffing ratios, a Rutgers study found. The...
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Measuring Quality Of Life After Pediatric Kidney Transplant

After receiving a kidney transplant, children may experience quality-of-life difficulties that underscore the importance of screening transplant recipients for psychosocial f...
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Researchers Create Standardized Measurement For Pediatric Facial Palsy

An international team of researchers, including a psychologist at Oregon State University, has developed a standardized measurement for pediatric facial palsy that will improv...
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Baptist Health Partners With PatientPing, Enabling Real-Time Care Coordination Across Acute And Post-Acute Care Settings

PatientPing, the nation's leading care coordination platform, today announced a new partnership with the Baptist Health Accountable Care Organization (ACO), Baptist Health Car...
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New Doctors’ DNA Ages Six Times Faster Than Normal In First Year

In just a few short weeks, tens of thousands of newly minted doctors will start the most intense year of their training: the first year of residency, also called the intern ye...
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Motus Nova Expands FDA-Approved Robotic Stroke Therapy System, Adds New Hospital Partners

Motus Nova, a technology firm offering the only robotic system approved by the FDA to be as effective as an in-person therapist for remote stroke rehabilitation, announced tod...
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Significant Unmet Mental Health Care Needs Exist In Current And Former Smokers With COPD

Researchers at the University of Alabama at Birmingham have published new information that stresses the need for increased mental health care for current and former smokers, e...
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In Lab, SLU Researchers Flip Pain Switch In Spinal Cord Cells

Facing an urgent need for safer and more effective therapies for those suffering from debilitating pain in the midst of an opioid crisis, Saint Louis University researchers ar...
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More Congenital Heart Patients Becoming Transplant Candidates

Patients with a form of congenital heart disease — having only one ventricle (pumping chamber) — are now living longer lives due to the successful surgical and medical treatme...
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UIC To Lead National COPD Clinical Trial

The University of Illinois at Chicago will lead a $14.6 million, multi-center research project to determine which of two drugs — azithromycin, an antibiotic, or roflumilast, a...
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Physical And Mental Health Of Seniors Linked To Optimism, Wisdom And Loneliness

Ten thousand Baby Boomers turn 65 every day. By 2029, the entire generation born between 1946 and 1964 will be at least that old. What happens next concerns millions of Americ...
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Susceptibility To Disease Develops During Childhood

Traumatized children and children who develop multiple allergies tend to suffer in adulthood from chronic inflammatory diseases and psychiatric disorders. Researchers at the U...
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Nursing Home Cameras Aim To Protect The Vulnerable But Present Ethical Dilemmas

For many people who care for aging parents, one solution is a safe, responsible nursing home. But an increasingly common means of ensuring that safety -- security cameras ins...
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Research Into Brain’s Reaction To Motion Earns Significant Attention

Understanding how the brain reacts to acceleration is essential to designing more effective protective equipment and strategies for preventing traumatic brain injury, or TBI. ...
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VUMC, UCSF Win KidneyX Award For Home Dialysis Design

A roadmap to create an implantable dialysis system that would allow patients to treat kidney failure at home has won researchers from Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUM...
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New Book Explores Hospice And Palliative Care Interventions

The new book by George Demiris, PhD, a Penn Integrates Knowledge Professor in Penn Nursing’s Department of Biobehavioral Health Sciences, is an in-depth introduction to implem...
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UNC School Of Medicine Geriatrics Initiative Providing Special Care To Patients With Dementia

The Dementia Friendly Hospital Initiative will reach a total of 3,900 employees in four hospitals across North Carolina to raise awareness of how patients with dementia experi...
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Cannabis-Based Medicine May Reduce Seizures For Children With Difficult-To-Treat Epilepsy

Taking a pharmaceutical formulation of cannabidiol, a cannabis-based medicine, cut seizures nearly in half for children with a rare and severe type of epilepsy called Dravet s...
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