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

An American in Yorkshire — Initial Impressions of the NHS Free

Megan Tetlow, PA-C, discusses her misconceptions of the English healthcare system, where she has now practiced for 2 months, in the latest In Practice blog.