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So you have a gastroenterologist, an anesthesiologist and a medical assistant…. Sounds like the beginning of a tawdry joke for the medically inclined, doesn’t it?...
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You are rocking through your shift, feeling awesome because you kind of know what you’re doing now, and your charge nurse comes up to...
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Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety (PPAHS) released six lessons on death and opioid-induced respiratory compromise in honor of the death anniversary of 17-year...
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. Hospital systems throughout the country will begin supplying their employees with Apple Watches in the hopes of improving patient care. Numerous hospitals and integrated...
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Your heart may be older than you are – and that's not good. According to a new CDC Vital Signs report, 3 out of...
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The United States healthcare industry has experienced more changes in the last three years than it has since the advent of Medicaid and Medicare...
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More than a third of adults nationwide regularly use the Internet to help diagnose their ailments. They often start with online search engines, which...
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. Ah, yes—the final sprint to the finish line at the end of a 12-hour shift. A time as terrifying as it is hopeful. Of course, no two...
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Patients and health care providers share a very personal relationship. Doctors need to know a lot about their patients, their family, and lifestyle to...
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Most American adults have experienced some level of pain, from brief to more lasting pain, and from relatively minor to more severe pain, according...