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There are very few published descriptions of programs that address the mistreatment of medical trainees

Few Published Programs Address Medical Trainee Mistreatment

Most common format of program is combination of lectures, workshops, and seminars
Spontaneous pharyngeal perforation can occur after a forceful sneeze

Spontaneous Pharynx Perforation After Forceful or Stifled Sneeze

Case report: 34-year-old describes popping sensation and swelling in neck after trying to halt a sneeze
Neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio can predict 30-day mortality for elderly adults with community-acquired pneumonia

Neutrophil-to-Lymphocyte Ratio Predicts Mortality in CAP

NLR predicts 30-day mortality for elderly adults admitted with community-acquired pneumonia
A substantial number of patients diagnosed with incident cancer in the United States have a prior history of cancer

History of Prior Cancer Common in Newly Diagnosed Patients

More than 18 percent of new cancer cases had a prior cancer, usually at a different site
Investing more in inpatient care relative to longer-term nursing facilities may help reduce mortality rates

Higher Inpatient Spending Tied to Better Outcomes

While downstream spending at skilled nursing facilities found to be strong predictor of mortality
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday approved the drug Entresto (sacubitril/valsartan) to treat heart failure.

FDA Approves Entresto for Heart Failure

Medication helps reduce the rate of cardiovascular death, hospitalization
Infants are far less likely to develop pertussis if their mother received a tetanus toxoid

Maternal Pertussis Vaccination Reduces Risk for Newborns

Benefit is dramatic for newborns who are too young to be vaccinated, researchers say
In 2012 there were an estimated 301 physician office visits per 100 persons

2012 Office Visits 57% Higher for Women than Men, Ages 1864

Visit rate also higher for adults aged 65 years and older
The actual number of deaths related to Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico in 2016 is likely more than 70 times the official government estimate of 64

Post-Hurricane Deaths in Puerto Rico Underestimated

New estimate puts hurricane-related deaths at 4,645; many attributed to delayed, interrupted health care
Too much or too little sleep may raise the risk of diabetes in men

Too Little, Too Much Sleep Can Impair Insulin Sensitivity in Men

However, similar association not found in women