SAUSALITO, CA (ASRN.ORG) --A review of nearly 150 randomized controlled trials on children, all published in well-regarded medical journals , reveals that 40 to 60 percent of the studies either failed to take steps to minimize risk for bias or to at least properly describe those measures.
SAUSALITO, CA (ASRN.ORG) - Integrating palliative care early in the treatment of patients with advanced lung cancer not only improved their mood and quality of life, it also extended their lives.
SAUSALITO, CA (ASRN.ORG) -- Families from rural Mexico who receive health care from centralized clinics run by the federal government pay up to 30 percent less in out-of-pocket expenses and utilize preventive services more often than those families who access decentralized clinics run by states, according to a study by researchers at the UCLA School of Public Health.
SAUSALITO, CA (ASRN.ORG) -- People go to emergency departments when they’ve broken a leg, been stabbed or otherwise need urgent care. But a new study finds that 90 percent of EDs nationwide also offer preventive-care services.
BOSTON, MA (ASRN.ORG) -- Not all children's games are alike when it comes to how many calories kids burn playing them. And, as many adults will remember, not all are equally enjoyable to play. A new study systematically measured both energy expenditure and enjoyment in 30 different school games.
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Liz Di Bernardo