After years of campaigns, US health regulators have agreed to hold a public meeting of medical advisers in 2019 to discuss the safety and dangers of silicone breast implants.
Daily Mail. Sun, 16 Sep 2018 04:28:07 +0100.
A pilot project at two rural VA medical centers demonstrated that telehealth videoconferencing promoted antibiotic stewardship efforts by linking remote facilities to infectious diseases-trained professionals.
Science Daily. Thu, 06 Sep 2018 10:13:41 EDT.
A new report warns that the harms of alcohol outweigh any potential benefits. The authors of the study found there is "no safe level" of alcohol consumption. CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook explains.
CBS News. Fri, 24 Aug 2018 23:34:31 +0000.
The case of a Little India health clinic, which was filmed allegedly breaching safety violations while screening foreign workers, has thrown the spotlight on the intense competition for screening foreigners here.
Straits Times. Sat, 11 Aug 2018 05:00:00 +0800.
A surprising new study finds first-time mothers may be able to safely shorten their pregnancies to avoid complications, contradicting a long-held belief that inducing labor leads to more complications. CBS News medical contributor Dr. ...
CBS News. Thu, 09 Aug 2018 13:20:25 +0000.
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Four Prospect Medical hospitals in Southern California were ranked among the top 5% in the nation for patient safety by Healthgrades.
Business Wire. Wed, 1 Aug 2018 16:41:00 UTC.
Bayer AG disputed accusations in a new Netflix documentary that claims medical device makers and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration placed profits before patient safety.
Reuters. Fri, 27 Jul 2018 13:06:10 -0400.
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The word medical is an adjective. Medical means (1) requiring or amenable to treatment by medicine especially as opposed to surgery, (2) of or belonging to Aesculapius or the healing art, (3) relating to the study or practice of medicine.
Medical is also a noun that means (1) a thorough physical examination; includes a variety of tests depending on the age and sex and health of the person.