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Transitional care management services change in 2013

CMS officials believe that the adopted CPT transitional care management codes are defined broadly enough to incorporate treatment of chronic conditions, such as Alzheimer's disease, diabetes and HIV, and the
January 2013

Look to the community to bolster patient care

This issue also covers Alzheimer's disease, conference coverage from the Heart Failure Society of America, and whether heart failure is different in African-American patients. ... Advances in imaging have made it possible to identify signs of Alzheimer's
November 2019

Warning on IBS drug for patients without gallbladders

Safinamide (Xadago) tablets as an add-on treatment for patients with Parkinson's disease who are currently taking levodopa/carbidopa and experiencing an increase in symptoms (aka "off" time). ... The 10 indicated diseases and conditions include: Parkinson
May 2017

Risks of diclofenac sodium, fosamprenavir calcium detailed

The vaccine was approved using the FDA's accelerated approval pathway based on demonstrations that the vaccine induced levels of antibodies in the blood likely to be effective in preventing seasonal ... The first generic versions of donepezil
February 2010

DTC screening tests a source of concern

HIV screening. Vascular imaging scans. Genetic risk assessments for Alzheimer's disease. ... Bledsoe, who is asked most frequently about genetic testing for Alzheimer's disease.
June 2018

Keys to taking a neurological history

Episodic memory is the kind susceptible to Alzheimer's disease, Wernicke encephalopathy, or herpes simplex encephalitis. ... Testing the first cranial nerve, olfaction, is essential to screening for degenerative processes such as Parkinson's disease and
July 2016

Generic irbesartan, escitalopram, ibandronate approved

Peginesatide (Omontys), a new erythropoiesis-stimulating agent to treat anemia in adult dialysis patients who have chronic kidney disease. ... Florbetapir F 18 injection (Amyvid), a drug for positron emission tomography imaging of the brain to evaluate
June 2012

Portable ultrasounds offer advantages, but some experts say no

means to be a patient with Alzheimer's disease. ... By spending time with a patient mentor (and sometimes his or her family), future physicians gain invaluable knowledge about the course of the disease and its effects on both patients and
May 2014

Long-term view for chronic pancreatitis

Kochman said. The Cleveland Clinic, through its Center for Continuing Education's Disease Management Project, published guidance on chronic pancreatitis for practicing physicians, which states that chronic alcohol abuse is the ... Available online.
January 2014

Will baby boomers' clout lead to better care for the elderly?

A: The baby boomers are the fattest generation in American history, unfortunately, and they are contributing enormously to the prospect of diabetes and heart disease. ... And the National Institutes of Health provides grants which help bring new
February 2008

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