Once a county executes someone, it becomes easier — even more encouraged — to do it again

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Researchers, including our Matthew DeCamp, MD, PhD, are formalizing the evaluation of how Medicare Shared Savings Program Accountable Care Organizations report savings distribution and whether the evaluation has any effect on the success of that ACO

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No benefit can be derived from trials which are either invisible or reported partially or selectively. To avoid this risk, a growing number of organisations have made efforts to allow access to clinical trial results in a detail hitherto unknown. Despite the growing international effort and a notable legislative effort in the EU, the US lags behind

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“We all know Steve Jobs lived in Northern California and got a liver transplant in a center in Tennessee,” said bioethicist Jeffrey Kahn, PhD, MPH, of the Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics. “So he’s the prototypical example of the person who could go anywhere. Money is no object. Time is no object.”

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Social media is shaking up how scientists talk about gender issues

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Researchers at Columbia University studied transplant data from 2000 to 2013. There are a number of factors that play into how likely a candidate for an organ transplant is to join a second wait list, not just finances and education, said Jeffrey Kahn, professor of bioethics and public policy at the Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics

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‘These Babies Keep Dying’

November 10, 2015

Prodded by lawsuits, one jail moves to curb fetal deaths

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Priyanka Pulla asks if there can ever be legitimacy in ‘quackery’

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