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Impact of Time of Presentation on Process Performance and Outcomes in ST-Segment–Elevation Myocardial Infarction

Impact of Time of Presentation on Process Performance and Outcomes in ST-Segment–Elevation Myocardial Infarction
Source: Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes

Background—
Prior studies demonstrated that patients with ST-segment–elevation myocardial infarction presenting during off-hours (weeknights, weekends, and holidays) have slower reperfusion times.

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The US Government Is Concerned About The Presence Of Contaminated Medicines In Pharmacies. Part 3 of 3

The US Government Is Concerned About The Presence Of Contaminated Medicines In Pharmacies – Part 3 of 3

And “While the uncharted law doesn’t provide the FDA with all the additional authority it sought, these provisions are definitely progress,” Woodcock said at the news conference. 50 more words

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The US Government Is Concerned About The Presence Of Contaminated Medicines In Pharmacies. Part 2 of 3

The US Government Is Concerned About The Presence Of Contaminated Medicines In Pharmacies – Part 2 of 3

To get compounding pharmacies to register, the FDA will encourage hospitals and other health-care providers to acquire their compounded products only from FDA-registered companies, she added. 181 more words

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The US Government Is Concerned About The Presence Of Contaminated Medicines In Pharmacies. Part 1 of 3

The US Government Is Concerned About The Presence Of Contaminated Medicines In Pharmacies – Part 1 of 3

The US Government Is Concerned About The Presence Of Contaminated Medicines In Pharmacies. 215 more words

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"Characteristically Gallic"

The U.K. Telegraph reports:

A French hospital is to open a wine bar for terminally ill patients in an unprecedented but characteristically Gallic way to improve their quality of life.

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UN says illegal Gaza blockade must be lifted - Middle East - Al Jazeera English

The UN’s top rights and refugee officials have condemned Israel’s bombardment of Gaza and warned of a major humanitarian crisis.

Navi Pillay, the UN human rights commissioner, on Thursday said that Israel had attacked homes, schools, hospitals, and UN premises in apparent violation of the Geneva Conventions. 22 more words

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