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Lack of improvement in death rates, experts say, may be because recipients are sicker
They're suffering already.
Hypoglycemia likely a sign of additional illness, suggest experts
Holds promise for faster, more accurate diagnoses, researchers say
Study finds communication breakdowns at least 7 percent of the time
Suggestions range from greater emphasis on preventive care to universal electronic records
Improved care and overall better health are credited with improved survival odds
Summer is "trauma season," a time when accidents and injuries send loads of kids to the ER.
Summer is "trauma season," a time when kids get hurt all too frequently. How to be attentive to risks.
Drowning and other accidents spike when school is out, earning the summer the moniker "trauma season."