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Warning about contrast agents, reviews under way on Stalevo

A worldwide recall of the Integra NeuroBalloon Catheter after complaints regarding the inflation or deflation of the catheter during pre-implant testing or the procedure.
November 2010

Prepping IM residents for primary care

Although most patient visits and more than 60% of procedures now occur in the outpatient setting, most of the focus on residency training is on critically ill patients in the hospital. ... Photo by Stockbyte. Most patient visits and more than 60% of
May 2017

MKSAP Quiz: Evaluation of chest pain

One hour after the procedure, she developed an acute arrhythmia. Medications are aspirin, metoprolol, atorvastatin, and clopidogrel.
April 2016

Learn proper coding for modifiers 59 and 25

The procedures were done at different anatomic sites on the same date or. ... The procedures were done during different patient encounters, for the same patient, by the same physician, on the same date.
July 2012

Textbook edition reflects evolution of hospital medicine

The procedure section highlights indications of procedures commonly performed by some hospitalists, the initial assessment, and prevention of complications. ... Does this test or procedure change management by adding value to the person?
February 2017

Collections for the high-deductible (self-pay) patient

Patients with high-deductible health plans could owe the entire bill at the time of service, including diagnostic testing, procedures, and medications. ... It's one thing to pay for a simple visit, but for visits with more expensive services, such as
November 2016

Allergies are on the rise, but so are treatments

According to a 2011 practice parameter published by the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology, “the physician's office should have the expertise, personnel, and procedures in place for the
May 2016

Letters to the Editor

My practice is over 90% Medicare, and I cannot generate enough income through clinical care to cover my costs, especially because I do no “procedures” except the family meeting, which CMS ... The studies Mr. Doherty cites are of questionable
September 2012

The DIE-t order

They cannot eat if they have a condition that will be worsened with intake or they will have a procedure the next day. ... Typically they can eat up until midnight if they are having a procedure or operation.
May 2020

Learning to parry patient requests

Add to that mix malpractice worries. Nearly all physicians believe that fears of a lawsuit result in unnecessary tests or procedures, research shows.
March 2011

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