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QD: News Every Day--Tread lightly on adjusting inpatients’ drug regimens for chronic conditions

QD: News Every Day--Tread lightly on adjusting inpatients’ drug regimens for chronic conditions. ... Determining whether acute control of chronic disease benefits the patient’s near-term health is essential.
October 2019

QD: News Every Day--Opioids for abdominal pain doubles in a decade

Of these, more than 55 million weighted visits were for chronic abdominal pain. ... Of the total visits for chronic abdominal pain, 10.1% (95% CI, 8.1% to 12.1%) received at least one opioid prescription.
October 2019

Helping older patients 'age in place'

Helping them do so involves identifying functional status, as well as the more familiar role of diagnosing a disease or managing a chronic illness, experts said. ... Performing a comprehensive geriatric assessment is key. "Internists tend not to ask
May 2017

Physician burnout and suicide

tweaked by organizations charged with optimal care for chronic diseases.
October 2019

The doctor-patient relationship: Is there an app for that?

Artificial organs created in 3-D printers. • Miniature cameras journeying through the digestive tract, circulatory system, and major organs delivering customized treatment for various diseases. • ... Smart phone analysis of saliva sample which will
October 2019

Our health, on fire: the #UseWhatWeKnow campaign

What we know about health promotion, disease prevention, sustainable weight control, and lifestyle as medicine is enough to prevent 80% of all chronic disease and premature death. ... preventable chronic diseases reduce lives to ash and cinder.
October 2019

QD: News Every Day--Satisfied patients use more care, but also have more mortality

The association between higher patient satisfaction and mortality remained significant when researchers excluded patients with poor self-rated health and three or more chronic diseases (aHR, 1.44; 95% CI,
October 2019

Whole body screening may harm people with illness and disability

I'll be staying close to home for Thanksgiving. But if I did have plans to travel by airplane for the holiday, I think I'd be apprehensive a...
October 2019

Gun control and numerical nonsense

More than one million people die prematurely in the U.S. every year, and more than 80% of those premature deaths are due to chronic diseases. ... Since my day job is focused on the leading causes of death in modern society, cardiometabolic diseases, I
October 2019

Asthma treatment used for chronic sinus infections

What many people may not be aware of is that such nebulizer treatments can also potentially be used for chronic sinus infections. ... Nebulized bacitracin/colimycin: a treatment option in recalcitrant chronic rhinosinusitis with Staphylococcus aureus?
October 2019

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