Getting a good history and a focused/pertinent physical exam are the most critical steps of the office visit, said Adrian Popescu, MD, assistant professor of clinical physical medicine and rehabilitation ... Adrian Popescu, MD, assistant professor of
Some institutional settings (skilled nursing facilities, comprehensive outpatient rehab facilities, and home health agencies) had not previously been subject to NCCI edits.
The Osseoanchored Prostheses for the Rehabilitation of Amputees (OPRA) Implant System. ... for adults who have had above-the-knee amputations and who have or are anticipated to have rehabilitation problems with, or cannot use, a conventional socket
therapies, according to Adrian Popescu, MD, assistant professor of clinical physical medicine and rehabilitation at University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine in Philadelphia.
Carter Sigmon, MD, MHA, MS, a physical medicine and rehabilitation physician who is in private practice in Rancho Santa Fe, Calif., and served in the military for eight years as the
said. In similar fashion, physical medicine and rehabilitation clinicians at Mayo perform ultrasound-guided injection of triamcinolone and bupivacaine, a long-acting anesthetic, to treat patients with CAWP, said Dr.
committee, Summa Rehab Hospital, Akron, Ohio.
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
Nine operative procedures with their aftercare, between-care, and rehabilitation have kept me busy and given me a chance to view the temple of doom from the inside.