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It's an emotional detachment that can have an impact on patients, experts say
Effective vaccine and more vaccinations among young people helped, experts say
If a community has a good hospital, websites that rate, rank, or report on hospitals can identify it.
They have no medical school or residents, but they know what they're doing. Some are even ranked.
Many community hospitals provide good care. How to pick if you don't need an elite teaching hospital.
Those with the best rankings had similar death rates to those with the worst marks
Doctor urges first responders to clean equipment regularly with alcohol wipes
Being pulled by a dog or chasing a cat causes many tumbles, CDC reports
Criteria include added section on hospital care and advice on drugs most effective in blacks
Researchers say cost, doctors' reluctance to change are main barriers to adoption