Carving a New Medical Landscape

The combined magnitude of innovation’s impact on medicine sometimes hides behind the patchwork of advances in different areas of healthcare technology.

New Approach Extends Survival for Pancreatic Cancer Patients

Among the 35 percent of pancreatic cancer patients whose tumors have begun spreading into surrounding blood vessels and are often deemed inoperable, life-extending surgery may in fact be possible, according to a study published in Annals of Surgery.

Medical Real Estate

Hospitals and Property Values: A Mixed Bag

Can a hospital enhance prices and rents for nearby homes? Maybe.

Factors such as the size of the hospital may influence those numbers,...


Physician Recruiters See Revenue Growth

Physician recruitment firms are enjoying substantially higher revenue, according to a survey by Staffing Industry Analysts and the National Association of Physician Recruiters.

Letting Physicians Be ... Physicians

Somewhere, in theory, a physician went into the profession for the sheer joy of filling out EHRs.