Don't Forget Medical ID Bracelets

July 1, 2008

Remind patients with a significant medical condition (eg, warfarin use, penicillin allergy, heart disease) that they should have a medical identification bracelet.

Remind patients with a significant medical condition (eg, warfarin use, penicillin allergy, heart disease) that they should have a medical identification bracelet. Custom-engraved bracelets can also show a patient's medications.

- Richard A. Honaker, MD
     Carrollton, Tex

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