Tag: laceration

Mask Fights Rip Georgia Schools as Hospitals Repeat Warnings

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. ATLANTA (AP) — Fights over masks in schools continued to tear...

Managing Early Complications After Bariatric/Metabolic Surgery

The American Gastroenterological Association recently published a clinical practice update concerning endoscopic evaluation and management of early complications after bariatric/metabolic surgery. The seven best practice...

Patients Usually Understand and Agree With Physicians’ Notes

Given an opportunity to see physicians’ notes about their visits, patients mostly understand and agree with them, a survey shows. Overall, 93% of respondents said...

Psychiatrist-Run Hotline Offers Docs Emotional PPE

A study conducted by Gold and colleagues that analyzed data from 2003 to 2008 showed that compared to the general public, physicians who died by suicide were...

Worry, Anxiety Tied to Increased Inflammation

Worry and anxiety are strongly linked to fluctuations in levels of inflammatory markers, which can compromise the immune system, potentially leaving individuals at increased risk...