Tag Archives: medication

MIT scientists say new skin patch to deliver cancer medication in 60 seconds shows promise in mice

An experimental patch designed to deliver cancer medications through the skin Source: M.I.T. An experimental patch designed to deliver cancer medications through the skin showed promise in mice and human skin samples, according to new research presented Sunday at the American Chemical Society conference in California, San Diego. Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology… Read More »

Medication Overuse Headache Categorization Differs by International Criteria – Neurology Advisor

More patients with chronic daily headache are categorized as having medication overuse headache (MOH) under the International Classification of Headache Disorder 3 Beta (ICHD-3 beta) criteria compared with the International Classification of Headache Disorder II Revision (ICHD II R) criteria, according to study results published in Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery. The study also found that… Read More »

Managing medication goes electronic at Bathurst Hospital

BOOST: EMeds nursing analyst Rachel Bedwell and Bathurst nurse Fiona Nightingale. Photo: SUPPLIED THE days of trying to read difficult handwritten instructions about medication are over at Bathurst Hospital. The hospital is the first in the Central West to implement Electronic Medication Management (eMeds) – what is being described as a safer, more effective electronic system to manage medication.… Read More »