"Researchers at the Ottawa Hospital found surgical delays for patients with serious injuries or life-threatening conditions had almost a 60 per cent higher risk of dying compared to those who received more timely treatment."
- Canadian study shows high human cost of delaying emergency surgery. (Toronoto Metro)
Looks like things are similar over in Britain.
- NHS death rates four times higher than US. (Daily Mail)
Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs (PDMP):
Dr. Lilly put together a chart of deaths in Greene County do to prescription drugs.
Last night the City of Springfield talked about a local PDMP.
Senator McCaskill has raised about three million dollars in the last three months.
- Sen. Claire McCaskill adds $3 million to re-election bid. (Columbia Missourian)
- Endangered Senate Democrat breaks Missouri fundraising record. (USA Today)