Marcy Holmes, MSN, NP

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Location:

  • Yarmouth, ME

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  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Advanced Practice Nursing:

    FRIDAY, July 31, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Stroke victims still aren't getting treated soon enough, a new study suggests.

    Treating strokes quickly is critical, because the more time that elapses, the less effective stroke treatment may be, the researchers explained.

    A number of fac...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Advanced Practice Nursing:

    FRIDAY, July 31, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Stroke victims still aren't getting treated soon enough, a new study suggests.

    Treating strokes quickly is critical, because the more time that elapses, the less effective stroke treatment may be, the researchers explained.

    A number of fac...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Advanced Practice Nursing:

    FRIDAY, July 31, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Stroke victims still aren't getting treated soon enough, a new study suggests.

    Treating strokes quickly is critical, because the more time that elapses, the less effective stroke treatment may be, the researchers explained.

    A number of fac...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Advanced Practice Nursing:

    FRIDAY, July 31, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Stroke victims still aren't getting treated soon enough, a new study suggests.

    Treating strokes quickly is critical, because the more time that elapses, the less effective stroke treatment may be, the researchers explained.

    A number of fac...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Advanced Practice Nursing:

    FRIDAY, July 31, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Stroke victims still aren't getting treated soon enough, a new study suggests.

    Treating strokes quickly is critical, because the more time that elapses, the less effective stroke treatment may be, the researchers explained.

    A number of fac...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Advanced Practice Nursing:

    FRIDAY, July 31, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Stroke victims still aren't getting treated soon enough, a new study suggests.

    Treating strokes quickly is critical, because the more time that elapses, the less effective stroke treatment may be, the researchers explained.

    A number of fac...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Geriatric Medicine:

    TUESDAY, July 28, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- In a rare piece of good news about the U.S. health care system, a new study finds that deaths, hospital stays and spending are all falling among older Americans.

    Between 1999 and 2013, yearly rates of death and hospitalization steadily declined a...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Geriatric Medicine:

    TUESDAY, July 28, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- In a rare piece of good news about the U.S. health care system, a new study finds that deaths, hospital stays and spending are all falling among older Americans.

    Between 1999 and 2013, yearly rates of death and hospitalization steadily declined a...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Neonatal Nursing:

    MONDAY, July 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A new report finds that more babies are being treated in neonatal intensive care units at many U.S. hospitals, and the infants are bigger and less premature.

    While they don't know for sure, researchers suggest this is a potential sign that these e...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Neonatal Nursing:

    MONDAY, July 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A new report finds that more babies are being treated in neonatal intensive care units at many U.S. hospitals, and the infants are bigger and less premature.

    While they don't know for sure, researchers suggest this is a potential sign that these e...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Internal Medicine:

    WEDNESDAY, July 22, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Many U.S. hospitals overestimate their ability to provide fast delivery of a clot-busting drug to stroke patients, a new study finds.

    The drug, called tissue plasminogen activator (tPA), has been shown to reduce the short- and long-term effects...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Internal Medicine:

    WEDNESDAY, July 22, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Many U.S. hospitals overestimate their ability to provide fast delivery of a clot-busting drug to stroke patients, a new study finds.

    The drug, called tissue plasminogen activator (tPA), has been shown to reduce the short- and long-term effects...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Oncology:

    FRIDAY, July 17, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Higher doses of radiation may improve survival in men with medium- and high-risk prostate cancers, but it does not do the same for those with low-risk disease, a new study suggests.

    As is the case with many cancers, doctors must balance the risks ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Oncology:

    FRIDAY, July 17, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Higher doses of radiation may improve survival in men with medium- and high-risk prostate cancers, but it does not do the same for those with low-risk disease, a new study suggests.

    As is the case with many cancers, doctors must balance the risks ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Internal Medicine:

    THURSDAY, July 16, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Your doctor, nurse or other health care worker may be biased when it comes to the sexual orientation of patients, a new study suggests.

    Researchers surveyed more than 200,000 health care providers in the United States about their attitudes towar...Full Article