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Shorter people are more likely to die in hospital: Doctors fail to adjust equipment for patient's

Shorter people are more likely to die in hospital: Doctors fail to adjust equipment to meet a patient’s size, 5ft medic warns A study looked into 400,000 British patients at 210 intensive care units in the UK One in five very tall men die, but almost a third of short men die, the study found… Read More »

MRI brain scans better ID people likely to develop Alzheimer’s

Common clinical tests are no match for MRI brain exams when it comes to predicting which patients will develop Alzheimer’s disease. That’s among the findings of a study that will be presented at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America, running from November 25 to 30 in Chicago. According to researchers, common… Read More »