CME/CE articles from The Clinical Advisor

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Medical malpractice reform may not be reducing health-care costs

Investigators looked to see if tort reform positively influenced the number of clinicians and decreased health-care costs overall.

Georgia contemplates radical overhaul of malpractice system

The bill is the latest in a series of attempts to establish an administrative system to handle medical malpractice cases.

Joan Rivers' family files malpractice suit against clinic, providers

The Yorkville Endoscopy clinic has been found deficient by the CMS and has been prohibited from receiving Medicare or Medicaid funds unless it complies with mandated changes by early March.

Once-daily daclatasvir plus sofosbuvir yields high SVR in HCV

Daclatasvir plus sofosbuvir demonstrated a sustained virological response in 98% of patients with genotype 1 hepatitis C infection.

SVR lowers all-cause mortality in hepatitis C patients

Thirteen patients with SVR died, resulting in a cumulative 10-year overall survival of 91.1% , which did not different significantly from the aged- and sex-matched general population.