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One in 20 U.S. Adults a Victim of Diagnostic Errors

One in 20 U.S. Adults a Victim of Diagnostic Errors

Errors include missed opportunities for a timely, correct diagnosis based on available evidence.

Collaborative Care Improves Mental Health in Cardiac Patients

Collaborative Care Improves Mental Health in Cardiac Patients

Telephone-based intervention with social worker used to manage depression and/or anxiety disorders.

Considerable Variation in CT Use in Ischemic Stroke

Considerable Variation in CT Use in Ischemic Stroke

High-intensity CT rates vary with region, race, and with fragmentation of care.

Patient-Clinician Relationship Impacts Health Care Outcomes

Patient-Clinician Relationship Impacts Health Care Outcomes

Meta-analysis of 13 randomized controlled trials shows small but significant effect.

Educator Discusses Key Issues for Future Doctors to Consider

Educator Discusses Key Issues for Future Doctors to Consider

Medical education needs to focus on shift toward relationship building, more involved physicians.

CDC: Regional Trends Seen for Complementary Health Services

CDC: Regional Trends Seen for Complementary Health Services

U.S. study shows geographic trends in use of complementary and alternative medicine.

Diabetes-Related Complications Declined, 1990 to 2010

Diabetes-Related Complications Declined, 1990 to 2010

Declines largest for acute myocardial infarction and death from hyperglycemic crisis.

Risk for Nonelective Thoracic Aortic Sx Up for Uninsured

Risk for Nonelective Thoracic Aortic Sx Up for Uninsured

Increased odds of major morbidity or mortality for uninsured patients aged younger than 65.

Continued Reliance on Windows XP May Threaten Data Security

Continued Reliance on Windows XP May Threaten Data Security

Continued security of patient data needed following Microsoft's termination of XP support.

Patients Paying Much More for Specialty Drugs

Patients Paying Much More for Specialty Drugs

Many Americans paying less for Rx, but some having to deal with sharp rises in cost of specialty meds.

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