There are big gaps between urban and rural care for strokes in the US, new research shows. In remote areas, death rates are 21% higher than in cities.
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While many insurers have waived fees for COVID-19 care, many Americans have plans that don't have to. That could mean huge hospital bills.
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The findings of a new study on COVID-19 mortality "suggest that clinical outcomes and survival from the virus may be better than initially reported."
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A new app helps doctors weigh the risks of delaying cancer treatment during the pandemic against the risk of COVID-19 infection while getting that care.
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COVID-19 hospitalizations in the United States are longer than in China and patients face higher rates of intensive care unit admission, research shows.
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Health workers could get some more protection against droplets as they fight against the COVID-19 pandemic with a clear barrier box.
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"The COVID-19 pandemic exacerbated an already existing problem within our health care systems." Here's what doctors and nurses need to combat burnout.
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A free guide uses a "treasure trove" of data to indicate which elective surgeries can resume. It considers hospital beds, PPE, rehab, and other factors.
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The risk of delaying care for a stroke is much greater than the risk of contracting COVID-19, says Akash Kansagra.
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A ventilator prototype that uses low-cost off the shelf parts could help alleviate concerns about shortages of medical equipment.
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