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Palliative care's place outside cancer

In addition, pulmonary rehab can offer relief and maximize function for some patients.
June 2019

Increasing help for physician impairment

This June, ACP took steps toward both goals by publishing a position paper,“ Physician Impairment and Rehabilitation: Reintegration Into Medical Practice While Ensuring Patient Safety,” detailing a framework for the
September 2019

What practices need to know about transition care management codes

The codes can be used following hospital inpatient or observation care, inpatient rehabilitation stays, or skilled nursing facility stays. ... The patient/caregiver should confirm this“ hand-off” and ask the hospital/rehab facility to facilitate the
February 2013

An easy screen for an overlooked disease

But it has to be done right. The patient should go to a well-designed, dedicated PAD therapeutic program, like a cardiac rehab program, where they will walk three days a
April 2011

A few tips can improve older patients' memory

Statins for hypercholesteremia and pulmonary rehab for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease have both been associated with better cognitive ability.
January 2013

Four more screening, counseling services covered by Medicare

Emergency departments, inpatient hospital settings, ambulatory surgical centers, independent diagnostic testing facilities, skilled nursing facilities, inpatient rehabilitation facilities, and hospice are not considered primary care settings under
March 2012

A doctor who embraces change, personally and politically

A recent proposal to privatize the nursing home holds the potential to damage the quality of care, he worries.“ We have a great respiratory therapist and superb wound care and rehab
July 2013

Volunteer internists help to rebuild Haiti

Lyon.“ Rehabilitation back to the baseline of a poor public health system is a five- to 10-year project.”.
May 2010

Improving rural health takes effort, energy

Dr. Fleming recalled exercising with his patients as part of a wellness and rehab program during his years working in rural Missouri.“ I'd have a patient with chronic lung disease
September 2015

Internists don't need to defer treating pain

chair of the department of physical medicine and rehabilitation at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston.“ Medical students aren't being trained [in pain management] and during residencies, internists' pain management ... part of the American Board of
May 2011

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