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The Rise of Big Data in Health Care

In current medical practice, newborns are typically taken to the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) if the mother’s temperature rises above 100.4 degrees because that may signal an increased risk of neonatal sepsis, a bacterial blood infection. With the emergence … >> more

HIV Prevention in a Pill

An Interview with Michael Horberg, MD, MAS, FACP, FIDSA Director of HIV/AIDS Initiatives for Kaiser Permanente In July 2012, the Food and Drug Administration approved the first daily antiretroviral drug for pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) for HIV prevention. If taken daily, … >> more