• He has published papers on patterns for web services standards, and he continues his PhD dissertation under Dr. Eduardo B. Fernandez supervision. (owasp.org)
  • In this session I will share some high level attack profiles or patterns and how we should look at them to successfully set your organizational course and security strategy. (owasp.org)
  • Review highlights from the Women Physicians Section (WPS) 2019 Annual Meeting. (ama-assn.org)
  • FRIDAY, April 19, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Increased educational debt appears to directly influence physician practice choice, according to a study published in the April issue of the Journal of the American Osteopathic Association . (doctorslounge.com)
  • THURSDAY, April 18, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Fifty-three medical professionals, including 31 doctors, are among the 60 people charged by U.S. authorities for their alleged involvement in the illegal prescribing and distribution of opioid painkillers. (doctorslounge.com)
  • THURSDAY, April 11, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- For physician mothers in procedural specialties, being responsible for five or more domestic tasks is associated with an increased likelihood of career dissatisfaction, according to a study published online April 10 in JAMA Surgery . (doctorslounge.com)
  • MONDAY, April 1, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Practicing physicians might not understand their legal responsibilities when caring for people with disability, which may contribute to inequalities in their care, according to a study published online April 1 in Health Affairs . (doctorslounge.com)
  • CONCLUSIONS: Despite the methodological limitations and the varying nurses' roles and competencies across studies, specially trained nurses can provide care that is at least as equivalent to care provided by physicians for the management of chronic diseases, in terms of process of care. (smw.ch)
  • Conclusions: There is no strong statistical evidence that higher levels of out-of-pocket copayments for prescription drugs influence asthma treatment patterns. (nber.org)
  • As one broker put it, because it is so costly, being forced into the surplus lines market gets a physician's attention and motivates efforts to reduce practice risk. (cato.org)
  • Prescribing patterns for episodic medications, such as antibiotics, might make useful surrogate measures of a physician's overall prescribing practice because use is common, and variation exists across prescribers. (springer.com)
  • However, the extent to which a physician's current antibiotic prescribing practices are associated with the rate of prescription of other potentially harmful medications remains unknown. (springer.com)
  • Methods - The authors describe the OHIP billing and physician characteristic data for fiscal year 1994-95. (ices.on.ca)
  • Eight-Principle Pattern and Meridian System Identification were the most commonly used Korean medicine syndrome differentiation methods, and CDH was most often considered to be a result of Qi stagnation and Blood coagulation. (hindawi.com)
  • RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS: This was a group-randomized, controlled clinical trial evaluating the practical effectiveness of a multicomponent intervention (TRANSLATE) in 24 practices. (healthpartners.com)
  • Prospective trial comparing two methods for measuring the quality of care for four common outpatient conditions: (1) structured reports by standardised patients (SPs) who presented unannounced to the physicians' clinics, and (2) abstraction of the medical records generated during these visits. (bmj.com)
  • Methods: 1995-2000 MarketScan claims data were used to construct plan-level out-of-pocket copayment and physician/practice prescriber preference variables for asthma medications. (nber.org)
  • Objectives To (1) examine the influence of patient and provider attributes on physicians' diagnostic certainty and (2) assess the effect of diagnostic certainty on clinical therapeutic actions.Methods Factorial experiment of 128 generalist physicians using identical clinically authentic videotaped vignettes depicting patients with coronary heart disease (CHD) or depression.Results For CHD, physicians were least certain for Black patients (p=.003) and for younger female patients (p=.013). (repec.org)
  • The Physicians Foundation conducted one of the largest physician surveys ever undertaken in the U.S. to provide doctors with a clear voice on the most pressing issues America faces regarding the delivery of health care. (aapc.com)
  • The decline in family physicians' scope of practice in the United States over the last few decades has been well documented, with fewer family physicians practicing obstetrics, pediatrics, hospital care, and house calls. (annfammed.org)
  • For instance, despite evidence that care management practices (CMPs) are helpful in managing chronic illness, there is still uneven adoption by physician organizations. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Care management practices (CMPs), which refer to evidence-based guidelines, care management systems, and disease management programs based on shared principles, exemplify the multiple adoption challenges facing many healthcare organizations. (biomedcentral.com)
  • This study continues earlier research also funded by NIHCM examining how physician practice consolidation affects care delivery, spending and quality for Medicare patients and PPO prices for the privately insured. (nihcm.org)
  • Evidence-based health care practices are available for a number of conditions such as asthma, heart failure, and diabetes. (nih.gov)
  • However, these practices are not always implemented in care delivery, and variation in practices abound. (nih.gov)
  • Yet, only by putting into practice what is learned from research will care be made safer. (nih.gov)
  • 5 Implementing evidence-based safety practices are difficult and need strategies that address the complexity of systems of care, individual practitioners, senior leadership, and-ultimately-changing health care cultures to be evidence-based safety practice environments. (nih.gov)
  • 6-9 Although during the early and mid-1900s, few nurses contributed to this foundation initiated by Nightingale, 10 the nursing profession has more recently provided major leadership for improving care through application of research findings in practice. (nih.gov)
  • Just like the PCMH provides a foundation for the medical neighborhood, the care compacts provide a foundation for care coordination between practices. (hin.com)
  • First, with the care compact, we're helping the pilot practices by identifying the PCPs they can collaborate with to put care compacts in place. (hin.com)
  • Second, we're assessing the current care coordination capabilities of the specialist practices in the pilot and looking at where they're starting from in terms of care coordination. (hin.com)
  • Third, we're watching them customize the care compact and monitoring how they adapt it to their practice needs so we can come up with a stronger template at the end of this pilot than we started with that guides this last point. (hin.com)
  • We performed a systematic review to assess the effect of physician-nurse substitution on process care outcomes. (smw.ch)
  • Most study estimates showed no significant differences between nurse-led care and physician-led care while less than a half (~40%) favoured nurse-led care. (smw.ch)
  • A WHO report however, showed the global number of health care providers, namely physicians, nurses and midwives, remains lower than required per 1,000 population [1- (smw.ch)
  • Therefore their role for substituting physicians has gained increasing interest from policymakers hoping to address workforce shortages and maldistribution of workload, while reducing costs, especially in the care for the chronically ill [2, (smw.ch)
  • It involves the transfer of tasks which are traditionally from the domain of physicians, to nurses who then take autonomous or delegated responsibilities to deliver care. (smw.ch)
  • 2 - 5 Further, most was conducted in tertiary care settings, with non-voluntary participation of patients and physicians. (mja.com.au)
  • The goal of CERCIT is to find evidence that will help patients and their physicians make individualized decisions about the best cancer care options, including screening, treatment, and end of life care in cancer. (utmb.edu)
  • The prevailing business ethos in health care encourages such pragmatism among those doctors who do not have a moral objection to non-medical caesarean section. (bmj.com)
  • To determine if the medical record might overestimate the quality of care through false, and potentially unethical, documentation by physicians. (bmj.com)
  • The question is whether they and their physician would like to explore arrangements for home care, which is possible in this case but considerably more complex than usual. (nap.edu)
  • patients in the Registry undergo clinical assessments and receive care as determined by the patient's treating physician. (stanford.edu)
  • And it seems as though the U.S. healthcare system is at an inflection point right now between the world that has existed-physicians practicing in small groups and working in a mostly fee-for-service or discounted fee-for-service payment system-and physicians moving forward quickly to seize the moment and embrace the challenges of value-based care delivery and payment. (healthcare-informatics.com)
  • While older adults may seek care for low back pain (LBP) from both medical doctors (MDs) and doctors of chiropractic (DCs), co-management between these providers is uncommon. (chiro.org)
  • 27 ] Medical doctors (MDs) and doctors of chiropractic (DCs) make few formal referrals to each other and rarely share health records, suggesting little care coordination between these providers. (chiro.org)
  • Some physicians may believe that if they provide high-quality care, following established standard practices in their specialties, they will not be sued. (healio.com)
  • Studies have explored the relationship between physicians' claims experience and the quality of care they provide.1,2 Surprisingly, the differences between sued and never-sued doctors are not fully explained by the quality of their care nor their chart documenta' tion. (healio.com)
  • Conversely, if patients and families have a close, trusting relationship with their physician, they are more likely be satisfied with their care and may even forgive a physician for a mistake leading to a bad outcome. (healio.com)
  • The purpose of this study is to understand why physicians do not contact laboratory professionals when facing diagnostic challenges and identify opportunities for laboratory professionals to become more recognized members of the clinical care team. (cdc.gov)
  • A growing recognition that patients' health care demands are exceeding physicians' capacity to address them has contributed in part to the evolution of pharmacists' practice. (cmaj.ca)
  • Will there be a loss in quality of care or physician income with these changes? (cmaj.ca)
  • 11 A systematic review of pharmacist care in patients with heart failure showed a reduction in hospital admission for heart failure of 31% (95% CI 6%-49%), compared with usual physician and nurse care. (cmaj.ca)
  • 12 Collaborative care by nonspecialist pharmacists working with family doctors to manage the treatment of patients with heart failure also improved prescribing of disease-modifying medications, but showed no difference in death or hospital admission for worsening heart failure. (cmaj.ca)
  • The investigation found 216 doctors who collected a total of $26 million from federal taxpayers through Medicare despite losing a license or being excluded from state-paid health care rolls. (usatoday.com)
  • Dr. Middleton noted the principal unresolved issues for NHII are related to perception, privacy rights, data ownership and property issues around health care data, and inability to adopt a national Patient's Bill of Rights to define health care data ownership and property rights. (hhs.gov)
  • Dr. Tasian is committed to the compassionate care of all children who need urologic care. (chop.edu)
  • The study found that an estimated 35% of the physicians provided below average care and an estimated 21% provided care that was more costly than the average for their counterparts. (sheboyganpress.com)
  • For example, patients of physicians found to be outstanding performers in controlling health care costs - only 7% of those in the study - were less likely to be hospitalized for asthma, congestive heart failure or high-blood pressure. (sheboyganpress.com)
  • The hope is the study will help health systems and clinics learn what sets apart physicians who perform best at providing quality care efficiently from those who don't. (sheboyganpress.com)
  • When you are facing brain surgery for your child, you feel very scared and desperate, but rest assured that Dr. Saneto and his excellent team will provide the very best outcome for your child, and will take good care of your child during surgery. (seattlechildrens.org)
  • Physician supply refers to the number of trained physicians working in a health care system or active in the labour market. (wikipedia.org)
  • The number of physicians needed in a given context depends on several different factors, including the demographics and epidemiology of the local population, the numbers and types of other health care practitioners working in the system, as well as the policies and goals in place of the health care system. (wikipedia.org)
  • if too few physicians are trained and retained, then some people may have difficulty accessing health care services. (wikipedia.org)
  • A physician shortage is a situation in which there are not enough physicians to treat all patients in need of medical care. (wikipedia.org)
  • Legal factors can include only allowing licensed physicians to perform surgeries, but nurses or doctors administering other surgical care. (wikipedia.org)
  • Theoretically, as GDP increases, the health care labor force expands and in turn, physician supply also increases. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the kolam patterns, many designs are derived from magical motifs and abstract designs blended with philosophic and religious motifs which have been mingled together. (wikipedia.org)
  • Through these research efforts, Dr. Tasian is devoted to decreasing the lifetime burden of kidney stone disease, with a particular emphasis on clinical trials of interventions to change behaviors to decrease kidney stone recurrence, the environmental epidemiology of nephrolithiasis, and understanding the role of the gut microbiome in kidney stone disease. (chop.edu)
  • How physicians view prediabetes varies significantly, and this variation is related to treatment/screening behaviors for diabetes prevention. (jabfm.org)
  • Patterns of episodic prescribing may be a useful mechanism to target physician-level interventions to optimize general prescribing behaviors, instead of prescribing behaviors for single medications. (springer.com)
  • Frequency analysis was conducted to describe the participants and their practices. (biomedcentral.com)
  • This exploratory paper leverages this natural variation in uptake to describe inter-organizational patterns in adoption of CMPs and to better understand how adoption choices may be related to one another. (biomedcentral.com)
  • By analyzing ancient DNA from more than 5,000 nondiagnostic and fragmented bones from 38 subfossil assemblages, we describe species and patterns that have been missed by morphological approaches. (pnas.org)
  • Research is lacking about the actual practices of CAM practitioners and sub-specialties within those CAM practitioners, including doctors of chiropractic. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Our aim is to illustrate a collaborative approach used by radiologists and emergency physicians to achieve a significant reduction in the errors made by emergency physicians in the interpretation of radiographs. (bmj.com)
  • Attitudes: Eighty percent of all physicians considered the diagnosis and treatment of depressed elderly patients to be their responsibility. (nih.gov)
  • Interventions aimed at improving the diagnosis and treatment of depressed elderly patients may be more effective if they are able to improve knowledge, attitudes, and the practice environment. (nih.gov)
  • Laboratory professionals possess a wealth of knowledge that could be valuable in consultation with physicians to improve diagnosis, and their active participation should be essential to optimizing diagnosis. (cdc.gov)
  • Each province and territory has its own body for registering and regulating pharmacy practice, thus the scope of changes varies accordingly. (cmaj.ca)