In-Network Provider Use Rises Despite Bureaucratic Barriers In-Network Provider Use Rises Despite Bureaucratic Barriers
The No Surprises Act may have increased in-network care for specialties often linked to higher bills.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - February 29, 2024 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Hospital Medicine Source Type: news

FMC Shares Slide as Analysts Focus on Weaker Patient Volumes Outlook FMC Shares Slide as Analysts Focus on Weaker Patient Volumes Outlook
Fresenius Medical Care ' s shares fell 5% on Tuesday, despite upbeat quarterly results and higher 2024 guidance, with analysts highlighting a weak outlook for patient volumes...Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - February 20, 2024 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Nephrology Source Type: news

Ginkgo Injections Tied to Cognitive Recovery Post Stroke Ginkgo Injections Tied to Cognitive Recovery Post Stroke
Biologically active components of Ginkgo biloba given by IV injection for 14 days were associated with improved early cognitive recovery in patients with ischemic stroke.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - February 7, 2024 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Cardiology Source Type: news

Near-Death Experiences During CPR: Impetus for Better Care Near-Death Experiences During CPR: Impetus for Better Care
Recalled death experiences, a form of consciousness after cardiac arrest, are on the rise. How are they measured and what are the implications for cardiac arrest care?Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - February 6, 2024 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Cardiology Source Type: news

US Board Discloses Cheating, Grads Say Problem Is Rampant US Board Discloses Cheating, Grads Say Problem Is Rampant
USMLE says it is invalidating some scores amid mounting allegations that online sellers of test questions have been operating without consequence.  Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - February 1, 2024 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Internal Medicine Source Type: news

New Injectable Weight Loss Drugs Pose Ethical Issues New Injectable Weight Loss Drugs Pose Ethical Issues
Art Caplan discusses ethical issues around the use of GLP-1 RA injectables for weight loss.Medscape Business of Medicine (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - February 1, 2024 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Commentary Source Type: news

Why Everyone Needs Their Own Emergency Medicine Doctor Why Everyone Needs Their Own Emergency Medicine Doctor
Innovations in personalized emergency care are critical in our healthcare environment.Medscape Emergency Medicine (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - January 31, 2024 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Emergency Medicine Viewpoint Source Type: news

Legacy of a Medical Crusader: Sidney Wolfe, MD Legacy of a Medical Crusader: Sidney Wolfe, MD
As the cofounder of the Public Citizen Health Research Group, Wolfe worked for more than five decades to protect patients. But his efforts helped change medicine, too.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - January 18, 2024 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Internal Medicine Source Type: news

Swimming in a Sea of Vancomycin and Piperacillin-Tazobactam Swimming in a Sea of Vancomycin and Piperacillin-Tazobactam
Dr Aaron Holley questions the pervasive use of vancomycin and piperacillin-tazobactam combination therapy in the ICU.Medscape Critical Care (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - January 12, 2024 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Pulmonary Medicine Viewpoint Source Type: news

UK Maternal Mortality Rates Reach 2-Decade High UK Maternal Mortality Rates Reach 2-Decade High
Data show a significant rise in maternal deaths in the UK, with 13.41 fatalities per 100,000 maternities; a concerning trend not witnessed since the early 2000s.Medscape News UK (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - January 12, 2024 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health Source Type: news

How Could an Obesity Drug Help Alcohol Use Disorder? How Could an Obesity Drug Help Alcohol Use Disorder?
Promising preclinical and early clinical data suggest a role for GLP-1 receptor agonist therapy in treating alcohol use disorder.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - December 21, 2023 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Physician-Owned Hospitals: The Answer for Better Care? Physician-Owned Hospitals: The Answer for Better Care?
Drs Robert Glatter and Brian Miller discuss the current and renewed interest in physician-owned hospitals.Medscape Emergency Medicine (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - December 21, 2023 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Emergency Medicine Commentary Source Type: news

An ED Nurse Crosses Busy Freeway to Save a Life An ED Nurse Crosses Busy Freeway to Save a Life
When a huge cement truck slams into a freeway retaining wall, an ED nurse on her way home jumps in with no equipment to prevent a bleed-out.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - December 4, 2023 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Emergency Medicine News Source Type: news

How Do We Address the Epidemic of Loneliness and Isolation? How Do We Address the Epidemic of Loneliness and Isolation?
The US surgeon general proposed a national strategy to promote social connection and combat loneliness.Medscape Pediatrics (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - December 4, 2023 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Psychiatry Commentary Source Type: news

Medscape Now! Hot Topics Special Edition November 2023 Part 2 Medscape Now! Hot Topics Special Edition November 2023 Part 2
The business of medicine: What is the guidance around working when sick, signing offer letters? How can better ED workflows reduce suicide risk?Medscape Education Clinical Briefs (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - December 4, 2023 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Business of Medicine Clinical Brief Source Type: news