• So many ethical lines crossed in one case: doing drugs, offering doctors note to help healthy students skip exams, having sex with patient. (premed101.com)
  • In addition, physicians may be intimidated by the patient's criminal contacts. (who.int)
  • In every medical specialty, physicians are required to review multiple sets of practice guidelines to determine their usefulness for a specific patient's treatment. (tufts.edu)
  • CoaguChek Link helps doctors and their patients stay connected so they can work together to manage the patient's anticoagulation therapy more effectively, whether the patient is at home or away," said Tim Huston , director of marketing, professional diagnostics at Roche Diagnostics Corporation. (fiercebiotech.com)
  • Clinics and physician offices can use the application (coagucheklink.com) to quickly enroll patients with CPS, educate them about their therapy, view test results in real time through a password-protected portal, modify recommended test frequency or acceptable ranges for patient test results, and generally access the information needed to monitor and adjust a patient's anticoagulant therapy from anywhere. (fiercebiotech.com)
  • If a patient doesn't report results according to schedule or the results are outside of the range the doctor specifies, the system automatically flags it and the patient's healthcare provider and CPS clinical specialists are notified. (fiercebiotech.com)
  • The experienced physicians interviewed for this study suggested asking patients not about ability to pay, but instead about the extent of the patient's insurance coverage, to avoid the embarrassment some patients feel admitting they can't afford their doctors' bills. (healthcanal.com)
  • Consequently, a doctor would try to cure a patient or to alleviate the patient's pain in the rational or scientifically definitive knowledge of the "nature" of humans, of illness in general, of the special disease he was treating, and of the remedy being used-while at the same time having the knowledge and skill to perform everything required by the treatment. (encyclopedia.com)
  • PALO ALTO, California and SINGAPORE , July 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Cipto Mangunkusumo Hospital, Jakarta has become the first hospital in Indonesia to treat patients using Varian's Halcyon™ system. (yahoo.com)
  • To obtain a copy of your medical records from Northwest Hospital, for yourself, your provider, another provider or your designee, please download, print and complete the Patient Authorization to Disclose, Release or Obtain Protected Health Information form. (nwhospital.org)
  • It makes sense that patients want comfort food when they are in the hospital. (rwjf.org)
  • Patients expressed dissatisfaction with food service because they felt that their preferences were not being respected and that hospital staff members were forcing patients to eat "the way they wanted them to" instead of how they eat when at home. (rwjf.org)
  • Recognize that patients' food habits cannot be changed during a short hospital stay. (rwjf.org)
  • Initiates conflict resolution among hospital personnel, physicians , patients and/or visitors and refers these problems to the responsible director. (indeed.com)
  • Serves as designated liaison between patients, their families, the hospital staff, and physicians in the resolution of patient concerns. (indeed.com)
  • Pediatric patients (ages 5-17 years) and their parents (or guardians) seen at a university hospital pediatric ED were eligible. (nih.gov)
  • Experienced nursing staff is available 24/7 to coordinate direct admission, emergency department evaluation or inpatient consultation on your patients for any Mayo Clinic Hospital. (mayoclinic.org)
  • Pattern of Bacteria and Its Susceptibility of Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia Patients in ICU at Dr. Hasan Sadikin General Hospital, Bandung by: Jundi, Achmad Faisal, et al. (unpad.ac.id)
  • Malnutrition-Inflammation Score (MIS) and Physical Activity among Hemodialysis Patients in Dr. Hasan Sadikin General Hospital Bandung by: Hamuktiono, Rizka Putri, et al. (unpad.ac.id)
  • Anesthesia Technique Selection Pattern in Patients Undergoing Lower Extremities Surgery at Dr. Hasan Sadikin General Hospital from January-June 2013 by: Mudia, Keshina Amalia Mivina, et al. (unpad.ac.id)
  • Characteristics of Thyroiditis Patients in Dr. Hasan Sadikin General Hospital in 2009-2013 by: Maryanti, Sri, et al. (unpad.ac.id)
  • Cost-shifting is a business tactic used by Mayo and every hospital and doctor that treats Medicare or Medicaid patients. (tcbmag.com)
  • The main goal of this paper is to assess positive or deleterious effects of a group medical visit to patients bedsides at Internal Medicine Infirmary, as visits can improve or worsen anxiety and depression already existing in patients and test a model for hospital medical visits which allocates priority to patients as subjects. (usp.br)
  • Doctor and hospital are scored on HCAHPS which is a patient satisfaction survey. (deseretnews.com)
  • In an earlier report we showed the findings from our data-driven study on this subject from an indigenous African in-hospital patient population. (frontiersin.org)
  • Twice in two years, patients had to be rushed to the hospital after suffering complications from procedures Gomez-Zapata may not have been qualified to perform, state health officials allege in disciplinary records reviewed by The Courant. (baltimoresun.com)
  • The results of the study indicated several important determinants of patient readmission risk, including patient demographics, hospital characteristics and payer type (Medicare, Medicaid, self-pay, private insurance, etc. (utdallas.edu)
  • Previous studies on readmissions were less accurate because they typically looked at patient readmissions back to a single hospital or health system, Bardhan said. (utdallas.edu)
  • This new study uses data from the Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council Research Foundation, which allowed the researchers to track patient readmissions across 18 counties in North Texas. (utdallas.edu)
  • Cancer Ward tells the story of a small group of patients in Ward 13, the cancer ward of a hospital in Soviet Central Asia in 1955, two years after Joseph Stalin's death. (wikipedia.org)
  • The plot focuses on a group of patients as they undergo crude and frightening treatment in a squalid hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kostoglotov begins two romances in the hospital, one with Zoya, a nurse and medical student, though the attraction is mostly physical, and a more serious one with Vera Gangart, one of his doctors, a middle-aged woman who has never married, and whom he imagines he might ask to become his wife. (wikipedia.org)
  • With this trend toward more minimally invasive techniques in the treatment of breast cancer, it is disappointing to see that some studies demonstrate that mastectomy rates are higher among patients that live far away from radiation centers. (moffitt.org)
  • MagForce Nanotechnologies AG, a majority-owned subsidiary of Nanostart AG, has recruited the last remaining patients into the ongoing phase II clinical trials to demonstrate the efficacy of its proprietary Nano-Cancer therapy in cases of recurrent glioblastoma. (nanotech-now.com)
  • With this milestone, the necessary number of patients for statistical evaluation has been attained, marking the last key prerequisite to successfully conclude these clinical trials and proceed to regulatory approval. (nanotech-now.com)
  • Methods: We conducted a pilot randomized trial in a convenience sample of adults with no previous history of cardiovascular disease to test the effectiveness of an individually-tailored, computerized decision aid about CHD prevention against a risk factor list that patients could present to their doctor. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • MATERIALS AND METHODS: A standardised ten-point VAS measured postsurgical pain level among patients (n = 60) undergoing laparotomy via Pfannenstiel incision. (biomedsearch.com)
  • MagForce hopes to establish its new therapy, which is virtually free of patient side effects, as a fourth pillar alongside the existing standard cancer treatment methods: surgery, radiation and chemotherapy. (nanotech-now.com)
  • Cornwell Clinic has a team of very skilled and experienced chiropractic physicians who have helped countless people by using a variety of methods that can effectively restore mobility and reduce discomfort. (sbwire.com)
  • Basel, 13 April 2015 - Novartis announced today new Gilenya® analyses to be presented at the 67th American Academy of Neurology (AAN) Annual Meeting in Washington, DC, USA from April 18-25, 2015, showing how Novartis is advancing methods assessing the impact of relapsing multiple sclerosis (RMS) for patients and physicians. (novartis.com)
  • These Gilenya data and new methods of assessing the impact of MS have the potential to give physicians a more comprehensive picture of an individual's disease and allow patients to better understand their MS. (novartis.com)
  • Similarly, in illnesses where long diagnostic delays are common (e.g., certain types of autoimmune disease and other rare illnesses), the patients' symptoms are classifiable as MUPS right up until the point where a formal diagnosis is made (which, in some instances, can take upwards of five years). (wikipedia.org)
  • Even when a person has received a confirmed medical disease diagnosis, they may nonetheless be considered to have MUPS, if they present with symptoms that are either not fully explained by their disease diagnosis, or are considered by the physician to be more severe than would be predicted by their disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • the diagnosis of blastomycosis occurred over a month after he first visited a physician. (cdc.gov)
  • The majority of physicians believed that ADHD children could begin to contribute to decisions about the diagnosis and treatment of ADHD during medical visits from age 7 to 11 years. (biomedsearch.com)
  • When done appropriately with the right patients and the right medications, washing medications out of select patients can be valuable in supporting better patient diagnosis and assessing medication needs, and can reduce the risks resulting from unknown drug interactions. (marketwired.com)
  • We also show that working with patients when something has gone wrong can help re-build trust with the GPs and other clinicians. (eurekalert.org)
  • ET)-A team of researchers at Tufts University School of Medicine and colleagues have developed a new tool, G-TRUST (the Guideline Trustworthiness, Relevance, and Utility Scoring Tool) to help clinicians assess the usefulness of clinical guidelines in the treatment of their patients. (tufts.edu)
  • OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced the CE mark availability of Roche v-TAC, a new digital diagnostic solution that allows clinicians to obtain results for arterial blood gas values from patients with respiratory or metabolic abnormalities via a simpler, less invasive venous puncture through the use of a digital algorithm. (roche.com)
  • The researchers tested their model using a unique data set that tracked patient demographic, clinical and administrative data across 67 hospitals in North Texas during a four-year period. (utdallas.edu)
  • Experts say that high rates of readmission - when patients are readmitted within 30 days of discharge - indicate that the nation's hospitals are not adequately addressing patient health issues. (utdallas.edu)
  • relation to disease severity and liver stiffness by transient elastography. (physiciansweekly.com)
  • We determined PGRN levels in pediatric patients with GD and assessed its role as a potential marker for disease severity and relation to liver stiffness by TE. (physiciansweekly.com)
  • Serum PGRN levels were associated with clinical disease severity and elevated liver stiffness in pediatric GD patients. (physiciansweekly.com)
  • Multiple ordered logistic regression models were estimated to explain citizens' judgments of error severity and their attitudes towards reporting of errors, wishing for referral to another physician, and supporting sanctions against the health professional involved as a response to characteristics of the presented errors. (nih.gov)
  • Patient projections of pain severity and/or intensity appear to vary as a function of who evaluates the patient. (biomedsearch.com)
  • As early as 1992, it was reported that psychotropic agents are the most commonly misused drugs in the elderly and are associated with increased illness severity, hospitalizations, number of physician visits, as well as other issues. (marketwired.com)
  • BMD data of patients with low to moderately active RA demonstrated an association between high radiological RA damage and low BMD at the hip, which suggests an association between the severity of RA and the risk of generalised bone loss, which also occurred in corticosteroid naive patients. (bmj.com)
  • Objective To examine whether total joint arthroplasty of the hip and knee reduces the risk for serious cardiovascular events in patients with moderate-severe osteoarthritis. (bmj.com)
  • The company recently launched the Psychiatric EEG Evaluation Registry, or PEER Online™, a new registry and reporting platform that allows medical professionals to exchange treatment outcome data for patients referenced to objective neurophysiology data obtained through an EEG. (marketwired.com)
  • Taking as their starting point the most important cosmological idea of the pre-Socratic philosophers-the idea of physis, or "nature"-the group of physicians, the Aesclepiades, known as Hippocratics, originated the technical concept of illness a century before Aristotle formulated the conceptual definitions just mentioned. (encyclopedia.com)
  • To investigate how doctors engage with patients with psychotic illness in routine consultations. (bmj.com)
  • Addressing patients' concerns about their illness may lead to a more satisfactory outcome of the consultation and improve engagement of such patients in the health services. (bmj.com)
  • 3 The idea behind the new initiatives is that, to increase engagement in the services, patients with severe and enduring mental illness need at least more service input and perhaps even qualitatively different input. (bmj.com)
  • 5 6 By using ethnomethodological and conversation analytic techniques, we analysed how psychiatrists and patients with psychotic illness engage with each other in routine consultations. (bmj.com)
  • The AMA is committed to leading a national dialog regarding the major factors driving many physicians to feel increasingly disconnected from what really matters - their patients. (rand.org)
  • The International Relations program emphasizes an interdisciplinary approach to understanding the complexity of factors that influence global interactions. (redlands.edu)
  • Background: Low utilization of effective CHD prevention strategies may be due to many factors, but chief among them is the lack of patient involvement in prevention decisions. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • The June 10 letter endorses the Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act (S. 3101), a bipartisan bill introduced by Baucus on June 6. (aafp.org)
  • Physician ignorance of lung cancer screening guidelines, lack of patient and physician education on the benefits of screening and drastically low Medicare reimbursement for low-dose computed tomography (LDCT) lung cancer screening exams may be resulting in thousands of unnecessary deaths each year. (acr.org)
  • You know that Mayo Clinic president and CEO Dr. John Noseworthy caught some flak after the Star Tribune reported in March that he told staff to "prioritize" patients with private health insurance over patients with Medicare or Medicaid coverage ( strib.mn/2mZwpdb ). (tcbmag.com)
  • While Medicare patients are more likely to be readmitted, their frequency of future readmissions is lower after their first readmission. (utdallas.edu)
  • Initial data indicate that 5F9+AZA may be particularly effective in TP53 mutant patients, a treatment-refractory subgroup. (moffitt.org)
  • The results of the multiple regression analyses also applied to the subgroup of corticosteroid naive patients. (bmj.com)
  • However, subgroup analysis revealed that patients with a relative excess of infiltrating regulatory T cells displayed a better survival when the tumor was B7-H1 positive ( P = 0.033). (aacrjournals.org)
  • As medical procedures were developed to increase the safety of both births and abortions, medical doctors began attempting to legally exclude practicioners such as homeopaths, midwives, and apothecaries from performing abortions, in part due to legitimate medical concerns and in part to ensure that they collected the fees paid by clients for abortions. (historycommons.org)
  • Subjects' understanding of medical confidentiality, beliefs about the handling of confidential information and concerns influencing disclosure of information to doctors. (bmj.com)
  • Hall encouraged patients to bring up financial concerns with their doctors. (healthcanal.com)
  • Significant predictors of patient endorsement of Internet-accessible records were previous use of the Internet (OR = 2.45, CI 1.59-3.79), the number of expected benefits (OR = 1.12 per unit, CI 1.03-1.21), anticipation of asking more questions between visits (OR = 1.73, CI 1.18-2.54), and anticipation of finding the doctors' notes to be confusing (OR = 1.50, CI 1.01-2.22). (jmir.org)
  • Family physicians conduct approximately one in five office visits -- that's 192 million visits annually or 48 percent more than the next most visited medical specialty. (aafp.org)
  • To identify and describe patient views of medical confidentiality and to assess provisionally the range of these views. (bmj.com)
  • Additional data will also be presented on ASSESS-MS, a project in early development which uses an innovative movement recording system and aims to quantify an individual's level of disability in a non-invasive, patient-friendly manner. (novartis.com)
  • Whenever post-surgical patients provided different VAS scores for pain level to RNs and MDs, the higher pain reading was always reported to the MD. CONCLUSION: This study identified important variances in subjective pain reporting by patients that appeared to be influenced by who sampled the data. (biomedsearch.com)
  • He often sees patients suffering with chronic neck pain who cannot identify the start of the problem. (sbwire.com)
  • Multiple presentations will report new results from the previously completed Phase 3 program of YUPELRI in patients with moderate to very severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). (prnewswire.com)
  • and the integration of acute and chronic patients. (who.int)
  • Another fact is there are patients with tremendous chronic pain: 100 million American adults live with chronic pain, many of them with pain so bad it wrecks their work, their families, their mental health and their lives. (deseretnews.com)
  • Our study highlights the role of predictive analytics not only to identify high-risk patients, but also to reduce the costs associated with future readmissions of patients who suffer from chronic diseases," Bardhan said. (utdallas.edu)
  • We are now able to slow down, stop and even reverse the progression of heart disease,' says Dr. Sciabbarrasi. (bio-medicine.org)
  • A pooled analysis from the two-year phase III FREEDOMS and FREEDOMS II trials will further confirm Gilenya's high efficacy in previously-treated patients with highly-active RMS in achieving 'no evidence of disease activity' (NEDA4) across four key measures: relapses, MRI lesions, brain shrinkage and disability progression,. (novartis.com)
  • Results are sent directly to the doctor as a Heart Smart IMT Plus Report Card. (bio-medicine.org)
  • The web-based application gives patients who self-test their PT/INR (clotting time) a simple, convenient way to report their test results and gives doctors a single, secure site to access data to more effectively monitor and manage their patients on warfarin therapy. (fiercebiotech.com)
  • At their convenience, enrolled patients can simply log in to the site to report their test results, order supplies, update their profile information, or learn more about their own therapy and the importance of testing. (fiercebiotech.com)
  • Since 2003, Medpassport has been deployed in Europe and the USA , to manage over 550,000 patient records in over 15 therapeutic areas, including diabetes, respiratory and cardiovascular diseases, oncology, nutrition and sports medicine. (fiercebiotech.com)
  • A recent study of 659 depressed patients found that their rate of cardiovascular problems increased from 8.8 percent to 30.7 percent after only six weeks of polypharmacy. (marketwired.com)
  • Some employ additional staff members to perform many of the tasks involved in using electronic records, helping doctors' focus their interactions with electronic health records on activities truly requiring a physician's training. (rand.org)
  • An online resource for referring physicians and their staff. (moffitt.org)
  • When physicians began to notice that patients were not getting good nutrition because they were not eating what was provided, staff at UPMC recognized the need to provide new meal offerings. (rwjf.org)
  • To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contacts provided below. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • When scheduling your initial appointment, our office staff will obtain patient and insurance information. (palmbeachneurological.com)
  • This procedure is usually carried out by medical doctors or specially-trained staff. (roche.com)
  • Enhanced practitioner-patient relationships were reported by the two teams that had staff consistently available. (who.int)
  • Dr. Webster and his staff introduced me to medication that makes the pain tolerable yet allows me to function in life. (deseretnews.com)
  • He's also accused of failing to obtain appropriate consent from patients, not keeping proper records and operating a surgical facility without the necessary state licensing or licensed staff. (baltimoresun.com)
  • The data that continue to emerge from this clinical trial are encouraging, suggesting that the combination of magrolimab and azacitidine may offer the first new therapeutic regimen in over a decade, with the potential to induce meaningful and lasting responses in patients with higher-risk disease. (moffitt.org)
  • Provides a safe, comfortable and therapeutic patient environment. (careerbuilder.com)
  • PD-1 is expressed by a vast number of infiltrating CD8 T cells, suggesting that blocking of PD-1 could have therapeutic potential in cervical cancer patients. (aacrjournals.org)
  • CoaguChek Link will give our healthcare providers greater flexibility and an expanded range of options," said Howard Sams , director of business operations at CoaguChek Patient Services. (fiercebiotech.com)
  • CoaguChek Patient Services (CPS) is an Independent Diagnostic Testing Facility (IDTF) that provides comprehensive support services for healthcare providers and their anticoagulation patients who perform self-testing. (fiercebiotech.com)
  • Patient understanding of confidentiality is addressed in the rule's requirement that healthcare providers explain to patients the conditions under which their information can be used and released to third parties. (bmj.com)