Archive: 10/15/2008

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 ...

Oct 15, 2008
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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 ...

Oct 15, 2008
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