Archive: 15/10/2008

UCLA issues new report on Prop. 36

The effectiveness of Proposition 36, a ballot measure approved by California voters in 2000 that offers treatment instead of incarceration for nonviolent drug offenders is being undermined by inadequate funding, participants ...

dateOct 15, 2008 in Other
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Model against unnecessary use of antibiotics

Patients in intensive care units are often administered antibiotics against ventilator-associated pneumonia, "to be on the safe side." Dutch researcher Stefan Visscher has developed a model that can quickly establish whether ...

dateOct 15, 2008 in Medical research
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