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3 NICU babies die after contracting bacterial infection in Pennsylvania hospital

A hospital in Pennsylvania said on Monday that it will transfer some babies to nearby medical facilities following the deaths of three premature infants who contracted a bacterial infection. Four other infants in Geisinger Medical Center’s neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) had recovered from the illness, and an additional one is receiving antibiotics. CDC: 1,250 MEASLES CASES… Read More »

Trial shows efficacy of VR for pain management in hospital patients

Virtual reality is an effective therapy for managing pain in hospitalized patients, particularly for those experiencing severe pain. That’s the finding of a prospective, randomized, comparative effectiveness trial of 120 adults conducted by researchers at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. In the trial, half of the patients in the experimental group received a library of 21 VR… Read More »