New to Meducation?
Sign up
Already signed up? Log In

Category

Preview
0
1

How Does CT Change Decision-Making in the Emergency Department?

A new survey of emergency-department physicians at four major medical centers illuminates the role of CT in diagnostic decision-making.  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
1

Meaningful Use: Is It Really Going Away or Just Hiding?

Meaningful use is headed for some huge changes; will they make physicians' lives easier or better?  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
0

Reader Poll: Do You e-Consult?

Let us know if you use e-consulting with other physicians, which a recent study found to cut costs and save wait times for patients without reducing the quality of care.  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
1

Physician Debt and Net Worth: Moving in the Right Direction?

Despite the stereotype of the doctor as a big spender, most physicians are actually very prudent with their money, haven't suffered big investment losses recently, and are building a sizable nest egg.  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
1

Imported Cases of Malaria -- Puerto Rico

This cluster of imported malaria cases highlights the importance of physician familiarity with malaria symptoms and patient travel histories.  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
3

Is Physician Burnout a Looming Public Danger?

Many people consider physician burnout to be a limited professional problem. But when the profession is medicine, do we risk squandering a precious national resource? See what your colleagues think.  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
0

ACP Urges Physicians to Step up Climate Change Fight

Climate change poses a catastrophic risk to human health, and physicians have a crucial role to play in fighting it, according to a position paper from the American College of Physicians.  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
0

Opioid Considerations for Emergency Practice

What do ED physicians need to know about the safe and effective use of opioids?  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
0

Optimizing Outcomes with CT Imaging: Radiation and Contrast Monitoring CME

This activity is intended for radiologists, neurologists, cardiologists, pediatricians, gastroenterologists, emergency medicine physicians, and other healthcare professionals who manage patients who require computed tomography (CT) imaging.  
medscape.org
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
3

Physician Convicted in $375 Million 'Signature' Fraud

Prosecutors said Jacques Roy, MD, 'used his signature as a commodity' to certify patients for unnecessary home health services after recruiting them with cash and fast food.  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
0

End-of-Life Conversation Stoppers Revealed in New Survey

Most physicians think end-of-life discussions are important, but many are not exactly sure how best to start these conversations, a new poll has found.  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
0

Physician Revenue Generation for Hospitals Stays Strong

Value-based payments have not had much effect on the financial value of physicians to hospitals; primary care physicians' contribution has dipped.  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
2

Mastoiditis - emdocs

Acute Mastoiditis is the most common complication of AOM – how do you diagnose it and how does the ENT physician manage it?  
emdocs.net
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
0

MEdIC Series | The Case of the Pimping Physician - Expert Review and Curated Commentary

ALiEM MEdIC case on Pimping. This is Case 3.06 from the third year of the ALiEM MEdIC series cases.  
aliem.com
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
0

IMS Report: US Spending on Medicines Hit $310 Bln in 2015

Specialty drugs, such as those for HCV and cancer, are partly driving the increase. An expert says physicians will find good news in the report with an increasing number of new treatment options.  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
1

Anticholinergic Drug Burden in Persons With Dementia

Does having multiple physicians involved in care--as often the case with older people--increase anticholinergic drug burden in adults newly initiated on cholinesterase inhibitor therapy for dementia?  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
6

New Rules for UK Physicians Undertaking Cosmetic Surgery

Doctors who carry out cosmetic procedures anywhere in the UK are being issued with new guidance to ensure patients are treated safely and effectively.  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
0

Rheumatologists Report Big Pay Increase in 2015

They rank near the top of physicians who would choose medicine again but are less enthusiastic about choosing the same specialty, according to the Medscape Physician Compensation Report.  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
0

Cognitive Load and the Emergency Physician - emdocs

emDocs post containing very useful emergency medicine information  
emdocs.net
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
0

Most Physicians Lean Toward Adopting CDC Opioid Guidelines

However, physicians see barriers to scaling back opioid prescribing, and they resent the claim that the epidemic of addiction and overdose deaths is 'doctor driven.'  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago