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Minority residents describe burdens associated with race/ethnicity

Minority Residents Experience Burdens Linked to Race/Ethnicity

Residents describe daily barrage of microaggression, bias; being tasked as race/ethnicity ambassadors
Announcement and implementation of the Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program was not associated with increases in in-hospital or post-discharge mortality after acute myocardial infarction

No Increase in In-Hospital, Post-Discharge Death With HRRP

No increase in mortality seen with Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program implementation
Following elective arthroscopic hip surgery

Clinical Comorbidities Up After Arthroscopic Hip Surgery

Increases seen in mental health disorders, chronic pain, substance use disorders, heart disorders
Industry employees are often involved in the design

Industry-Funded Trials Often Involve Employees in Studies

Many trials published in high-impact journals involve funder, academic author in study design, reporting
An "enhanced recovery after surgery" program is associated with a significant reduction in opioid consumption after gynecologic surgery with no increase in pain scores

Opioid Use Down With ‘Enhanced Recovery After Surgery’ Program

Opioid consumption drops for women undergoing gynecologic surgery, no increase in pain scores
Medical residents should start budgeting and save for the future

Tips Provided for Budgeting in Medical Residency

Medical residents should understand their income, create a budget and stick to it, save for the future
Just over three-quarters of health care personnel received a flu vaccine last season

Three-Quarters of Health Care Workers Got Flu Shot Last Year

Lowest rates seen among health workers in long-term care settings
A small but growing subset of generic drugs experienced sudden large price increases from 2007 to 2013

Price Hikes Noted in Small Subset of Generic Drugs

Small but growing proportion of drugs experiencing at least doubling in price
In the first quarter of 2018

Uninsured Rate at 8.8 Percent in First Quarter of 2018

Rate remained steady compared with 2017 but was substantially lower than rate of 16 percent in 2010
Among Medicare patients with six major diseases

Medicare Patient Readmit Rates Higher in Proprietary Hospitals

For six major diseases, readmission rates up in for-profit versus government, nonprofit hospitals