Washington University School Of Medicine

Better way to determine proper post-acute therapy duration and intensity discovered, researchers say

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Academic researchers say they have devised a more accurate way to determine "optimal" levels of therapy for post-acute patients. The method also can better judge therapy intensity, investigators at the Washington University School of Medicine said.

Nursing home residents informed about their exposure to hip fracture risk during trial

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Academic investigators at four locations are sending explanatory letters to over 1,300 nursing home residents who were placed in harm's way during a study testing hip-protecting undergarments.