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Practice Tips: Ancillary procedures are win-win-win

To help internists create a cost-benefit analysis, ACP's Financial Management Toolkit (ACP membership required) can help project expenses and reimbursement of a new service or procedure. ... And, at Internal Medicine 2014, the Waxman Clinical Skills
March 2014

More surgical procedures occurring outside of hospitals

than men. Although the majority of visits had only one (56.3%) or two (28.5%) procedures performed, 2.6% had five or more procedures performed. ... Frequently performed procedures on ambulatory patients included endoscopy of large intestine, endoscopy of
May 2020

QD: News Every Day--Internists' malpractice claims often for failure to refer, do procedures

QD: News Every Day--Internists' malpractice claims often for failure to refer, do procedures. ... For instance, of claims that resulted in a payment, 40.1% were for a failure to refer and 38.1% were for a failure to perform a procedure.
May 2020

QD: News Every Day--Botox procedure volumes above pre-recession peak

QD: News Every Day--Botox procedure volumes above pre-recession peak. Patients are returning to doctors in record numbers for Botox, a corporate executive announced at a health care summit. ... He told Reuters demand for cosmetic procedures hit bottom in
May 2020

Effect of nonpayment for preventable infections on SSI rates following orthopedic procedures

The impact of the nonpayment policy change on orthopedic procedures is less well studied. ... and elbow arthrodesis and repair, and spinal refusion procedures, but not hip and knee replacements (since they aren't covered under the policy).
May 2020

Can a doctor do a medical procedure without consent?

Can a doctor do a medical procedure without consent? Some time ago, I performed a colonoscopy on a patient who was having serious internal bleeding. ... Assuming consent for a subsequent procedure that was not initially anticipated is rational and
May 2020

QD: News Every Day--PCI may be safe as an outpatient procedure

QD: News Every Day--PCI may be safe as an outpatient procedure. ... The majority of patients in both cohorts underwent the procedure for stable angina.
May 2020

Metastasis

had already spread through the bloodstream the procedure would be of no benefit. ... Since benefits of all three procedures proved to be essentially equal, there was no need for radical procedures.
May 2020

Just one eye

Much of interventional cardiology treads the ground lightly in the area of solid epidemiological evidence of benefit for some very expensive procedures. ... Our system is based on sickness, not health, so expensive procedures are favored over preventing
May 2020

ACP issues guidance statement for breast cancer screening of average-risk women with no symptoms | Internal Medicine Meeting 2019 News | ACP Internist

procedures. including breast biopsies. In an accompanying editorial, Joann G. Elmore, MD, MPH, FACP, and Christoph I.
April 2019

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