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Study shows impact of urgent care centers on nonemergent ED usage

Dive Brief: A new study suggests urgent care centers are impacting the use of emergency departments for minor illnesses and injuries, but only in locations with multiple UCCs. The multistate study by the National Bureau of Economic Research compared nonemergent ED use when UCCs were open and closed. The results showed a 1.4% uptick in… Read More »

Christmas 2018 Fire Safety: US CPSC Video Shows How Dangerous Dry Xmas Trees Can Be in the Holiday Season

Dry Christmas Tree Catch Fire (Photo Credits: @USCPSC/ Twitter) The individuals across the world are gearing up to celebrate the final and most favourite festive of the year. Tis the season of Christmas and it comes with a lot of responsibilities. While you are almost done with the preparations and your very own Xmas tree… Read More »

Global trial shows CAR T therapy can lead to durable remissions in non-Hodgkin's lymphoma

In an update to a global clinical trial stretching from Philadelphia to four continents, the chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T cell therapy Kymriah® (tisagenlecleucel, formerly CTL019) led to long-lasting remissions in patients with relapsed/refractory (r/r) diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL). The most recent results from the trial will be presented today at the 60th American… Read More »