The white lab coat patients are accustomed to seeing doctors wear may soon be a thing of the past.
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We discuss the changing epidemiological situation of pertussis observed in recent years, with a focus on the shift of cases from young children to older age groups, teenagers and adults. 198 more words
From the new January-February issue of News & Letters:
by Htun Lin
On Jan. 6, RNs from the California Nurses Association (CNA) picketed a new state-of-the-art facility at Kaiser Oakland to protest increasing restrictions on access to care while decreasing frontline care staff. 683 more words
Hepatitis is a disease of concern and the management of a patient infected with it can be difficult and challenging. HBV and HCV can be transmitted by skin prick with infected, contaminated needles and syringes or through accidental inoculation of minute quantities of blood during dental procedures. 274 more words