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AMA: Tips for Managing Medical School Loans
Creating a budget and other tips can help medical school graduates to manage their loan repayments, according to an article published by the American Medical Association.
Aerobic Walking Beneficial in Parkinson
For independently ambulatory patients with Parkinson's disease, aerobic walking is associated with improvements in aerobic fitness, motor function, fatigue, mood, and quality of life, according to a study published online July 2 in Neurology.
Recommendations Made for Partnering Patients in Healthcare
Changes need to be implemented in the education system in order to fully integrate patients and their families as equal partners in health care, according to a report based on recommendations made at a conference convened by the Macy Foundation.
AAFP Urges Changes in Telemedicine Compensation
Significant changes should be made to delivery and payment of telemedicine services, according to an article published by the American Academy of Family Physicians.
Tips Offered for Improving Practice Financial Management
Establishing clear financial policies for practices and making it easy for patients to pay are two suggestions for improving practices' financial management, according to an article published online June 24 in Medical Economics.
Intellectual Enrichment Linked to Delayed Cognitive Decline
Lifetime intellectual enrichment is associated with delayed cognitive decline, according to research published online June 23 in JAMA Neurology.
Healthcare Expenditure Has Slowed in the US
The growth in US healthcare expenditure has slowed in recent years, coming some way toward closing the gap with other countries of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), according to an article in the health of Americans series published online July 1 in The Lancet.
Sequencing Aids Diagnosis of Neruometabolic Disease
Exome sequencing improves the ability to identify potential nuclear gene mutations in patients with biochemically defined defects affecting multiple mitochondrial respiratory chain complexes, according to a study published in the July 2 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association.
Modifying the Course of Multiple Sclerosis: The Growing Treatment Armamentarium
Risk Analysis of Natalizumab in Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy
The panelists look at the treatment of progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy and the risks of the medication, natalizumab.
Affordable Care Act Offers Opportunities for Prevention, Public Health
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act is fostering collaboration between the public health and health care systems and can improve quality of care and advance population health, according to an article in the health of Americans series published online July 1 in The Lancet.
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