After a virtual visit offering useful medical advice, I have found the patient more likely to follow up. Isn’t that the essence of primary care?
Here’s a call to neither “praise nor bury” the annual physical, but rather to determine its scientific efficacy in specific contexts.
Here’s a review of 6 medical apps that might make your life a little easier.
The “annual physical” is archaic. But losing the art of physical exam also harms patients and costs us all a lot of money.
What the title doesn't tell you is that these denials are "unexpected." That can only mean more work for multitasking office staff. See if these are common in your practice, and learn how to avoid them.
Denied claims take revenue off your balance sheet and frustrate the staff tasked with processing them. Are any of the top 5 here familiar to you?
Patients coinfected with hepatitis C virus (HCV) and HIV can develop rapidly progressive liver fibrosis.
Here: tips from top articles culled from the emergency medical literature, with take-home lessons for primary care.
Awareness of medical conditions and drugs that can suppress the immune system or cause other complications is key to providing safe and appropriate care for immunosuppressed patients. Details here.
Parents with overweight children did not perceive the extra weight as a health risk.