Medical News

Emergency Use of a Meningococcal Vaccine Shows Development Problems

Vaccine development and testing pose challenges, as illustrated by a study in the New England Journal of Medicine.

Guideline Watch

New Guidelines for Evaluation and Treatment of Unruptured Aneurysms

An update from 2000 includes evidence on coiling versus clipping.

Updated Guidelines for Treating Spontaneous Intracerebral Hemorrhage

These AHA/ASA guidelines emphasize the importance of early, aggressive treatment in saving lives when ICH occurs.

In Practice

The Caregiver Conundrum Free

Facing the moment an elderly parent needs round-the-clock care you can't give: Physician assistant Charity Maniates describes this caregiver conundrum in the In Practice blog.