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Survey paints positive view of telemedicine market

HIMSS Analytics recently published a new report, "Essentials Brief: Telemedicine Study" — a survey of health IT executives that finds an increase in the adoption of telemedicine solutions and services, from 54.5 percent in 2014 to 57.7 percent in 2015. Small, but...

source: By Scott E. Rupp
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Researchers examined the association of anxiety and depression with increased asthma-related emergency department (ED) use among pediatric patients with asthma. From the Massachusetts All-Payer Claims Database for 2014 to 2015, they identified 65,342 patients with asthma....

source: MDLinx

Family medicine doctors who practiced in rural areas were less likely to experience burnout than those who practiced in medium-sized and metropolitan areas, according to survey results. "We hypothesized that family physicians working in rural areas have increased burnout...

source: Healio

Doctors at the University of New Mexico (UNM) Hospital used an extracorporeal membrane oxygenation system (ECMO) to treat a cardiac arrest patient in the field for the first time last week, the Albuquerque Journal reported. According to the Journal, UNM Hospital's achievement...

source: Cardiovascular Business

Andy Carter writes, "As patients, we expect — and should demand — safety and respect when we go to the hospital or doctor;s office. What about the people who work there? Can they expect the same from patients and visitors? Increasingly,...

source: The Philadelphia Inquirer (opinion)

Dr. Anna Nguyen spoke with none of the five patients she treated on a recent weekday morning. She didn't even leave her dining room. The emergency physician nevertheless helped a pregnant Ohio woman handle hip pain, examined a Michigan man's sore throat and texted a mom...

source: The Associated Press

U.S. health officials are preparing to release new guidance for doctors stressing the need to ask every patient with an apparent respiratory infection about their vaping history. The updated guidance will also advise physicians...

source: Reuters via Physician's Weekly


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