Surgeons General Connect on Mental Health at Dartmouth
The historic panel talked about the importance of community and connection.
When Should Women Get Regular Mammograms? At 40, U.S. Panel Now Says.
Professor of Medicine Steven Woloshin, MED ’96, is cited in an article about the timing of mammogram screenings. He suggests that increases in breast cancer rates in younger women may reflect increased rates of screenings.
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Colonoscopy ‘May Be Overutilized’ In Older Adults With Lower Life Expectancy
Associate Professor of Medicine Audrey Calderwood is featured in an article about whether surveillance colonoscopies for older patients with a history of colon polyps are the necessary course if they have competing health problems.
Lawmakers Stress Urgency of Health Care Worker Shortage
Professor of Economics Douglas Staiger is cited in coverage of a U.S. Senate committee hearing where he testified that employment of registered nurses is nearly 5% above 2019 levels but with most of that growth outside of hospitals.