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BACKGROUND Local television news is the number 1 source of information for most Americans, and media health reporting has increased significantly during the past 10 years. OBJECTIVE To evaluate the health topics and reporting characteristics of health stories on local television news across the United States. STUDY DESIGN Content analysis of full-length… (More)
Vasectomy is a safe and effective method of male sterilization. The procedure and necessary follow-up care can usually be performed in an office setting. Failure of the procedure may be due to incorrect identification of the vas, recanalization or presence of an accessory vas.
Prisoners in U.S. correctional facilities constitute a unique patient population in need of health services. Physicians who provide medical services to inmates also must interact with prison officials. Drug withdrawal, self-destructive behavior and infectious diseases, including acquired immunodeficiency syndrome, are a few of the challenges to be met.