Annals Of Internal Medicine
Vitamin E could slow down the functional decline of patients with mild or moderate Alzheimer's disease, according to new research.
Assessment tools can effectively identify people in the early stages of dementia, but existing evidence suggests there is no pressing reason to do this type of cognitive screening, according to newly published research.
Hospital-acquired pressure ulcers are 10 times more common than Medicare data shows, research suggestsOctober 16, 2013
The Medicare program often paints a far rosier picture of hospitals' pressure ulcer rates than is indicated by data collected bedside by nurses, according to a newly published study.
Quicker hospital discharges have not led to increased readmissions or deaths, according to a study of Veterans Administration hospitals published Tuesday.
When mistakes happen, many long-term care operators tend to flip out.
The prevailing wisdom in healthcare is that a family member's inability to accept a loved one's impending death or a dire prognosis relates to miscommunication. A new study turns this on its ear.