A total of 41.4% of PAs had symptoms of burnout, but 65.3% were satisfied with work-life integration.
Adults are avoiding emergency medical care for fear of catching COVID-19.
As a result of the 2019 novel coronavirus, nurse practitioners and physician assistants can now conduct telehealth services outside of rural areas for patients utilizing Medicare.
Two-thirds of girls seen in pediatric emergency department interested in discussing contraception.
Researchers conducted a cross-sectional, hospital-based study to determine the association between smartphone use and worsening symptoms of migraine, chronic migraine, and tension-type headaches.
A 3-month lifestyle modification program resulted in weight loss and improvement in eating habits, physical activity level, and A1c in patients at risk for type 2 diabetes.
Researchers sought to determine the 10-year risk for developing advanced neoplasia and assessed whether baseline colonoscopy findings were associated with long-term outcomes.
Researchers administered a survey to members of the American Geriatrics Society to better understand their views on physician-assisted suicide.
Among patients with obesity and migraine, weight loss is associated with reduction of migraine frequency, pain severity, and attack duration and disability.
Severe vitamin D deficiency was linked to lumbar degenerative disease and low back pain in postmenopausal women.
The positive influence of nurse navigation program on CRC screenings rates and barriers was demonstrated by a team of researchers in Turkey.
Implementation of hospital-based palliative care service was associated with a 10% reduction in ICU use, lowering healthcare costs and improving quality of death for terminal patients.
Study shows improved return of circulation following out-of-hospital cardiac arrest but not improved survival.
Metabolic syndrome is associated with poorer sleep in girls with polycystic ovary syndrome and obesity.
Researchers sought to identify the incidence of hospital-acquired Clostridioides difficile infection and its associated length of stay in the United States.
Following resuscitation with naloxone, clinicians commonly recommend an observation period to monitor for rebound apnea and other symptoms. Patient refusal of this recommendation is common, although rarely discussed in the literature.
Data published in JAMA Network Open suggest that prescribing practices for ART in pregnant women living with HIV in the US do not align optimally with national guidelines.
The Mediterranean Diet was ranked as the best diet overall for 2020, according to new rankings released by US News and World Report.
In addition to a panel of experts, for the first time, the guideline was developed with the help of patients, emphasizing the importance of shared decision-making.
Nurses certified in critical care also have higher perceived value of evidence-based practices.