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14 Aug 2008
A generalized estimating equation approach was used to compare the proportions of patients using the emergency department and walk-in clinic in the FHN versus other practice types, adjusting for clustering of patients within practices. ... 2001;
Gill et al. 2000) and hospitalization (Gill and Mainous 1998; Mainour and Gill 1998). Between 15% and 25% of Canadians use emergency department services at least once in a year (Brown and Goel 1994; Chan et al. 2001), and up to 30% of ...
20 Jan 2011 by Communications
Billings Clinic, Billings, Mont., is a nonprofit health care organization that includes more than 280 multispecialty physicians and other clinicians, a hospital and other facilities. Almost all of Billings' services are paid on a ..... Coleman, Eric A., et al.,
“Preparing Patients and Caregivers to Participate in Care Delivered Across Settings: The Care Transitions Intervention,” Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, Vol 52, No. 11 (2004). 8. Devers, Kelly, and Robert A.
20 Feb 2013 by Ella Chick
CNN's Drew Griffin and Time magazine investigate what's behind the high cost of medical bills in America. They find a family who was charged hundreds of thousands of dollars for items used during treatment at a hospital, ...
7 Apr 2011
The evaluation described above revealed challenges to successful integration of NPs into an FFS physician group clinic (Hogue et al. 2008). One persistent challenge related to the prevailing historical roles within the health system is that the ...
30 Jan 2013 by Orac
Dr. Oz's journey to the Dark Side is now more than complete: It's Oz and homeopathy versus science-based medicine. Posted by Orac .... This was showing on every TV in the cafeteria at the hospital I work at. .... -btw- early versions of both gin
and vermouth included herbs such as juniper berries, wormwood, coriander et al .... Those of us who are of a more rationalist mindset will endure the testing and the billings to avoid having a colon cancer develop out of a polyp.
14 Nov 2008
ET AL. v. ARCH INS. CO., ET AL. (Parish of Lafayette). 2008-CC-2536 CHRISTOPHER LOTZ v. CHRISTOPHER REED, STATE FARM MUTUAL AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE COMPANY, PROGRESSIVE INSURANCE COMPANY AND ...
ROBERICK ALVENDIA, LAW OFFICE OF RODERICK ALVENDIA, L.L.C. JOSEPH F. LAHATTE, JR., LAW OFFICES OF LAHATTE & ALVENDIA, L.L.C., ALVENDIA AND KELLY, A P L.L.C. AND ABC INSURANCE COMPANY (Parish of Orleans).
23 Oct 2013 by John Richards
Consultations delays, laboratory and radiology delays, and hospital bed shortage for patients needing admission were believed to be the most important factors contributing to ED crowding. .... 117 min, p = 0.27; admitted patients: 177 vs. 144
min, p = 0.27). .... Moreover, EDs should start collecting a uniform set of process measures that provides real-time observation of the operation of the department like the crowding measures recently identified by Beniuk et al. .
22 Nov 2011 by Michael Roizen
The Lifestyle 180 program integrates nutrition, physical activity and stress management interventions and was conducted at the Wellness Institute of the Cleveland Clinic, United States. An intensive ..... Ornish D, Scherwitz LW, Billings JH, Brown
SE, Gould KL, Merritt TA, et al. .... Bravata DM, Smith-Spangler C, Sundaram V, Gienger AL, Lin N, Lewis R, Stave CD, Olkin I, Sirard JR: Using pedometers to increase physical activity and improve health: a systematic review.
17 Oct 2013 by Edzard
Most of my “patients” were friends, students, and an occasional person who presented to the student clinic for inexpensive chiropractic care. Most had nothing ..... As far as risks of injury from seeing a chiropractor vs. medicine, all one needs to do
is compare malpractice insurance rates to see that insurance carriers rate medicine as an exponentially more dangerous undertaking. I think Mr. Long .... It leads you to 2 more supporting papers of cassidy et al. One (if you ...
10 Mar 2013 by Lyric Cinema
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