Tag: risk management

Olympic Athletes Vulnerable to Everyday Health Risks

On the field of play, Olympic athletes appear to be superhuman ― stronger, faster, and fitter than the rest of us ― and in picture-perfect...

First Risk Score to Predict Bleeding Risk After TAVR

A new clinical score has been developed, and externally validated, to identify patients at risk of bleeding after transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR). “Despite the...

Machine Learning Flags Key Risk Factors for Suicide Attempts

A history of suicidal behaviors or ideation, functional impairment related to mental health disorders, and socioeconomic disadvantage are the three most important risk factors predicting...

Risk Score to Guide ACS Treatment Does Not Improve Outcomes

In a cluster randomized clinical trial, routine use of the Global Registries of Acute Coronary Events (GRACE) risk score (GRS) to guide treatment decisions for...

Reworked OxyContin Fails to Cut Overall Abuse, FDA Panel Says

The long-awaited post-marketing studies of the abuse-deterrent formulation (ADF) of OxyContin (Perdue Pharma L.P.) received mixed reviews from a US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...

Investors should keep in mind certain factors given the uncertainties

In the last two and a half years, the investment climate in India has been dismal, with low disclosures and high risk. There have been...

COVID-19 Daily: Hazard Pay, Dangerous Mistakes

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Here are the coronavirus stories Medscape’s editors around the globe think...

What’s Your Malpractice Risk When Treating COVID-19 Patients?

Torkzadeh and Pensa agreed that it could be very difficult for plaintiffs to challenge this immunity and that attorneys would accept only the strongest...

Facing the Prospect of Dying Alone

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: APRIL 07, 2020 — This is the week. As of yesterday, Monday, April 6, Rhode Island...