A 10-minute test taken within a week of a stroke may help predict how well people will recover up to three years later.
Cancer survivors who were treated with "cardiotoxic" cancer treatments, such as chemotherapy or radiation therapy to the thorax, are more likely to develop clinical congestive heart failure during and after pregnancy.
Researchers found most hospital-acquired infections originate from patients’ own bodies, often from their large intestines, home to hundreds of different bacterial strains.
Veterans in need of relief for chronic pain increasingly are finding acupuncture available as a treatment option throughout the Veterans Health Administration (VHA).
How well a new mother's pain is managed during her recovery from childbirth appears to directly influence her risk of postpartum depression.