Daily Media Digest August 6, 2019

“Epilepsy patients may live longer with specialist care: U of C study … than their counterparts who don’t, a University of Calgary study suggests.”
TAGS: neurological disorder, epilepsy,


CTV News
“At the Lawson Health Research Institute, scar tissue from a person’s hand, … human scar tissue from the operating room at St. Joseph’s Health Care.”
TAGS: connective tissue diseases, therapy options ,


Futurity: Research News
“… a Robert Maudsley Fellowship for Studies in Medical Education from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada supported the work.”
TAGS: AI-assisted mentoring systems , patient safety , neurosurgical training


“She’s a family physician and associate professor at McMaster University. “Take medical students and compare them to their age-matched college …”
TAGS: physician burnout, healthcare providers, quality care,


Concordia University News
“As almost any adult can attest, the transition from childhood into adolescence can be a stressful affair, often fraught with insecurity and self-doubt.”
TAGS: adolescent anxiety , stress-management techniques