Medical License Questions Sway Doctors ’ Mental Health Help
Asking only about current mental health may encourage help - seeking behavior
Almost three - fourths of survey respondents report having used a colleague's password to access EMRs
About half of increase due to educational attainment, rising demand, liberalizing gender attitudes
They tend to deal with psychosocial care more than male colleagues but can take steps to reduce stress
Sexual harassment by patients can negatively affect physician - patient relationship, quality of care
Costs associated with low - cost, low - value health services nearly twice as high as high - cost services
Metrics aim to provide insight into the clinician experience in light of impaired practice efficiency
Eighteen of 30 patients and family members reported the CRP experience to be positive overall
Physicians should review reports to know whether they are subject to 2018 PQRS payment adjustment
Inhibiting the ability of HIV-1, the virus that causes AIDS, to infect cells is one approach to both prevention and treatment of HIV. Scientists at the NIAID Vaccine Research Center have isolated and characterized neutralizing antibodies (VRC01, 02, 03, and 07) that bind to the CD4 binding site of HIV-1 envelope glycoprotein gp120. These human monoclonal antibodies can potentially be used as a therapeutic to: (1) treat an HIV infection, (2) decrease and prevent HIV-transmission from mother to infant, and (3) be effectively combined with anti-retroviral drug therapy. Additionally, the antibodies can be used for detection of...
(NIH/National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases) Despite remarkable gains in the treatment and prevention of HIV infection, development of an effective HIV vaccine likely will be necessary to achieve a durable end to the HIV/AIDS pandemic, according to a new commentary from Anthony S. Fauci, M.D., director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health.
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