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Most doctors disapprove of Trump approach to health care

May 19, 2017

A new survey shows that the majority of U.S. doctors do not like President Donald J. Trump’s job performance when it comes to health care policy, and think that the future of health care looks bleak for both medical professionals and patients.

Earlier this year, a poll that appeared in the New England Journal of Medicine suggested that most U.S. physicians do not want to see the Affordable Care Act repealed. That survey was taken before the House pulled the original vote on the American Health Care Act due to a lack of support.

Merit-based Incentive Payment System letters in the mail, says AAFP

May 12, 2017
According to CMS, an online tool — qpp.cms.gov — also lets health care professionals ascertain their participation status in MIPS for 2017 by entering their…

Societies react to Scott Gottlieb’s confirmation as FDA head

May 10, 2017
On May 9, Scott Gottlieb, MD, was confirmed as the new commissioner of the FDA by a 57 to 42 Senate vote. A resident fellow at the conservative American Enterprise
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Almost one-third of FDA-approved therapeutics had postmarket safety events

May 10, 2017
Nearly one-third of the 222 new pharmaceuticals and biologics approved by the FDA from 2001 through 2010 were subject to a postmarket safety event such as issuance of a…
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Saliva biomarkers may help predict concussion symptom duration in children

May 9, 2017
Analyzing saliva for changes in the micro-ribonucleic acid levels served as a prognostic indicator of symptom duration among children following a concussion, according
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Emergency Medical Services Personnel's Perceptions of the Roles and Responsibilities of Athletic Trainers During On-field Injury Management

Athletic Training and Sports Health Care
Online Advanced Release, April 28, 2017
To understand what emergency medical services (EMS) personnel perceive to be athletic trainers' education and…
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Sports Medicine: December 2014

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

The past two decades have witnessed an amazing increase in the participation in competitive sports by children of all…
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VIDEO: HR experts tackle hot topics from immigration to Generation Z

March 1, 2017
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