As research moves healthcare into the modern era, what of our evolving understanding of the interpersonal elements of medical care and the difference they can make to patient outcomes?

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Hopkins and three other hospitals are part of an ambitious experiment, in collaboration with the Berman Institute, to retool the ICU not only to make it safer but also to make it more humane

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Houston firefighters have learned how to use a live video chat program, so they can consult with an emergency medicine doctor while out on 911 calls

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Cancer drugs are more expensive in America than anywhere else, and their cost rises every year, causing serious economic consequences for people undergoing cancer treatment. This is especially true for Americans without health insurance who, according to a research, are asked to pay from two to 43 times the price insured patients spend on the same treatments

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Hepatitis C drug Sovaldi strains programs for the poor; Texas didn’t pay for it last year

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Making data more readily available to researchers enables the data to be used in new and innovative ways, helping to maximise benefits to health and improve the efficiency of the research enterprise

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About 6 million Americans with workplace coverage in 2014 received their health insurance through privately run health insurance exchanges

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Chemotherapy fees can be 43 times more than those for insured patients, study finds

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