ICU Transfer may reduce mortality

This seems like a no-brainer. Some elderly patients may benefit from early transfer to the ICU. From Medscape (need subscription): Transfer to an intensive care unit (ICU) may yield greater benefits with increasing age and increasing severity of illness, according to...

Methadone ain’t good for you

I know that this would seem obvious, but Methadone has been used for years to help get folks who are addicted to narcotics get off of narcotics. It was used as a bridge. ¬†Well, it seems that the methadone bridge isn’t safe. A recent study looked at patients...