Scribes lower EHR documentation burden for doctors and increase time spent interacting with patients.
Inadequate regulation of carbon pollution will likely have current, future consequences for human health.
Despite their advantages, many clinicians do not necessarily agree with the centrality or content of CPGs. Others — especially primary care physicians (PCPs) — are overwhelmed by the vast and ever-increasing numbers of guidelines issued by multiple societies.
Guidance focuses on Americans posted in overseas settings with high ambient levels of air pollution.
Is the gender wage gap among NPs and PAs shrinking? We analyzed the results of the past 5 salary surveys to find out.
Training includes protocols for the actual incident and self-awareness and care afterwards.
Include enhancing recognition of potential errors, increasing teamwork, patient-centeredness.
Decreases in states imposing annual service limits, requiring preauthorization for services.
Patient reported experience has recently been incorporated into Quality Incentive Programs for dialysis centers across the United States. Lower patient experience scores were reported in for-profit, free-standing, and large dialysis organization centers.
One-time nurse-led call does not lower reutilization of urgent care services after pediatric discharge.
But physician adoption of virtual care technologies is low; few plan to add video visit capability.
All determinants also associated with bone mineral density, which showed causal effect on fracture.
Patient discharge directly home from intensive care compared with discharge from a hospital ward was not associated with increased healthcare resource use or mortality.
Strong link for social complexity with primary care indicators for prevention, chronic disease management.
Issues raised at AMA discussion include knowledge gaps for transgender women, screening guidelines.
Odds of choosing screening up for men with family history, African descent, low socioeconomic status.
Serving patients' specific needs, such as referral to socioeconomic support, can improve care.
Patient with ALS describes assisted death as last element of control, while losing control over his body.
EULAR has released updated guidelines for the management of hand osteoarthritis.
Medical students are choosing to forego lectures to use the time studying for the Step 1 exam instead.
WHO has developed guidelines for selecting therapy for treatment intensiﬁcation in type 2 diabetes and on the use of insulin in type 1 and 2 diabetes in resource-poor settings.
Pharmacist roles include helping with insulin treatment, virtual consults, diabetes management.
Compassion and communication for both patients and families are among the most important factors involved in providing end-of-life care.
Mindfulness-based stress reduction integrated into personal, professional settings over 12 months.
Variation in skilled nursing facility, hospital care up in Medicare Advantage vs traditional Medicare.
Average change in median compensation 1.2% in 2017 for all medical specialties.
Due to a gap in knowledge regarding serogroup B meningococcal (MenB) disease and vaccination, the majority of clinicians are not discussing MenB vaccines with their adolescent patients during routine visits.
Children with a history of neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) had higher odds of qualifying for and receiving therapies and services for educational disabilities compared to similar peers without a history of NAS.
Increase in mortality when carbohydrates were exchanged for animal-derived fat or protein.
Staff can learn from negative reviews by acknowledging patterns and seeking solutions.