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Top News: #InfusionTherapy

Here are the top read news for #infusiontherapy: Every second counts in administering this IV therapy to stroke victims, study shows: A new study from the Duke School of Medicine shows that only 29 percent of U.S. hospitals were accurate in their delivery time estimations for this crucial clot-busting drug in stroke patients. Read more  …

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Top News: #BreastCancer

Here are the top read news for #breastcancer:   Could one-two punch of generics for breast cancer be more powerful than wonder drug tamoxifen?: First marketed in the 1960s as a fertility drug, tamoxifen has been hailed as a miracle drug for its ability to prevent and treat breast cancer, and despite decades of research scientists…

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Top News: #Alzheimers

Here are the top read news for #alzheimers:   New Alzheimer’s Drugs Offer ‘Exciting Possibilities': A batch of new drugs that aim to clear the gunk out of the brains of Alzheimer’s patients are providing the best hope yet that it might be possible to slow the disease. Read more   Researchers Looking for Ways…

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Top News: #Healthcare

Here are the top read news for #healthcare:   When It Comes to Hospital Shootings, Emergency Color Codes Don’t Work: It is hard to think that anything went right at Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) on themorning of January 20, when Stephen Pasceri murdered cardiac surgeon Michael Davidson and then turned the gun on himself.…

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Top News: #Nurses

Here are the top read news for #nurses: It can make nurses sick – Aiming to prevent incivility, bullying, violence: During her career as a nurse working both in multigenerational and pediatric emergency departments, Deena Brecher has been on the receiving end of some frightening and violent behavior. She can recall taking care of an…

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Top News: #Infusiontherapy

Here are the top read news for #infusiontherapy:   Taking Central Line Infection Prevention to the Next Level: Central venous catheters (CVCs) play an integral role in healthcare, however studies have shown that they are among the most frequent cause of healthcare-associated infections (HAIs). Their use is associated with a risk of bloodstream infection caused…