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Is Peanut Allergy ‘Immunotherapy’ Causing More Harm Than Good? – U.S. News & World Report

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Is Peanut Allergy ‘Immunotherapy’ Causing More Harm Than Good?  U.S. News & World Report Experimental treatment for peanut allergy increases anaphylaxis risk, study finds  CNN The Lancet: Peanut allergy oral immunotherapy increases allergic reactions, compared with avoidance or placebo  EurekAlert A Promising Peanut Allergy Treatment May Not Work So Well After All, Research… Read More »

EHR shortcomings harm care coordination, risk patient safety, study finds

Dive Brief: Shortcomings in EHR design and functionality, workarounds and care team communication issues are putting patient care and safety at risk, according to a new PLOS One report. Rather than improve communications within care teams, EHRs often have the opposite effect, especially while clinicians are in the patient’s room. The researchers observed care teams during… Read More »