One accountable care organization saved $8.5 million and received a check from Medicare for $4.2 million after 17 months. Suddenly, they had physicians clamoring to join.
Even though the active ingredient in marijuana can be associated with memory impairment, it may slow or halt Alzheimer’s disease.
Simply shifting from manual to electronic transactions for just 6 processes could save physicians and other healthcare providers billions of dollars.
Peripheral neuropathy was found in a third of HIV patients in a recent study of 58 men with a median age of 36 years.
Men who are socially well-integrated show more than a 2-fold reduced risk of suicide, according to a longitudinal study published in the Annals of Internal Medicine.
When a patient gets bitten by a dog, there can be many issues doctors need to confront as treatment begins. Two doctors shared their experiences of a patient who was bitten by a dog and still had symptoms including swelling and pain 2 weeks after his K-9 encounter.
High sodium intake is associated with increased disease activity in multiple sclerosis, according to research published online Aug. 28 in the Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry.