Top stories in health and medicine, October 3, 2014
From MedPage Today: Best Aortic Valve Type in Middle Age? Bioprosthetic aortic valves didn’t compromise long-term outcomes for middle-age adults compared with mechanical valves, although there were some tradeoffs. Burnout ‘Across the Pond’ More than 70% of young oncologists in Europe are showing signs of burnout. Ebola: Dallas Case Inevitable — Experts. The Dallas Ebola case was inevitable, given the size of the epidemic raging in West Africa and the ease of modern air travel. Giving Gluten Early Didn’t Cut Celiac Disease Risk. There was no benefit to early introduction of dietary gluten in infants who were at high risk for celiac disease, in terms of reducing their chances of having the disease by age 3. Your patients are rating you online: How to respond. Manage your online reputation: A social media guide. Find out how.