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Sexual Minority Students Perceive Medical School Less Favorably

Bisexual, lesbian, or gay students have less favorable perceptions of the medical school learning environment, are more likely to report burnout

One in Six Older Patients Have Reoperation for Hernia Recurrence

Medicare Advantage Plans Often Deny Coverage for Eligible, Necessary Care: Report

About 28 million older Americans have Medicare Advantage plans

Hospital Outcomes Worse With Suboptimal Treatment of Hypothyroidism

Patients with clinical hypothyroidism and a high prehospitalization TSH level had longer length of stay, increased risk for readmission

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Use of Extrapolation Common in FDA New Drug Approvals

Extrapolation of the findings from pivotal clinical trials to the approved indication most common for disease severity

Health Care Employee Turnover Recovering

However, recovery is uneven, particularly among historically marginalized racial and ethnic groups

Less Than Half of U.S.-Based Clinical Trials Report Race/Ethnicity

Median combined enrollment of minority race/ethnicity groups was below corresponding population demographics based on census estimates

Despite Improvements, Disparities in Faculty Diversity Persist

Compared with U.S. demographic characteristics, female representation increased among clinical faculty, but URM representation decreased

Plastic Surgery Consultations for Complex Cases Add Financial Value to Hospitals

Study shows substantial increase in net revenues for complex surgeries with plastic surgeon consultants

Selfies Give Distorted Facial View

Selfies introduce measurable distortions in the size and perception of facial features

CDC Director Walensky Announces Sweeping Review of Agency

Revamp would focus on improving the nation's public health workforce, data modernization, laboratory capacity, rapid response to outbreaks