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Intervention may reduce treatment burden in patients with multiple chronic conditions

October 7, 2019
In the Journals

Telehealth improves quality of life for dementia patients, caregivers

September 30, 2019
The quality of life of patients with dementia and their caregivers can be improved through a collaborative telehealth care intervention that provides support over the…
In the Journals

Only 1 in 5 older adults in LTACH alive after 5 years

August 29, 2019
Just 18% of older adults admitted to a long-term acute care hospital were alive after 5 years, making the prognosis for these patients worse than those associated with…
In the Journals

More than 70% of patients do not have advance directives prior to surgery

August 14, 2019
Approximately 71% of patients seen in perioperative testing clinics prior to surgery do not have any advanced care directives in place, according to a study published in…
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Ace the Case: A 60-Year-Old Man With An Acute Fever

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This educational activity will utilize a case study to discuss the diagnosis and treatment of a 60-year-old man with a…
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Question 20: A 58-Year-Old Female Underwent A Screening Colonoscopy That Showed A 2.5-Cm Flat Polyp In The Proximal Ascending Colon. I Tattooed The Area And Biopsied The Polyp, Which Was Initially Reported As Hyperplastic. What Should I Do?

From Curbside Consultation in Endoscopy: 49 Clinical Questions, Second Edition
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VIDEO: PCP, patient partnerships lead to successful outcomes in palliative care

April 26, 2018
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