NYU Long Island School of Medicine Celebrates First Class of Primary Care Physicians

NYU Long Island School of Medicine Celebrates First Class of Primary Care Physicians

NYU Long Island School of Medicine celebrates its first class of graduating physicians today, marking three years since the medical school opened, launching the nation’s first accelerated medicine program dedicated exclusively to training primary care physicians. . According to the Association of American Medical Colleges, the United States is expected to run out of primary … Read more

Combining Certain High Blood Pressure Drugs With Ibuprofen May Permanently Damage Kidneys, Study Finds

Combining Certain High Blood Pressure Drugs With Ibuprofen May Permanently Damage Kidneys, Study Finds

Monitor the medications you take without asking your doctor. Some prescription drugs can combine with seemingly harmless painkillers to stir up a serious health problem. Photo: iStock Medicinal practices – especially traditional medicinal practices – have been around for ages. But “modern medicine” refers to the incredible advancements in our recent history. With huge advances … Read more

Increase in hallway medicine signals things to come: MNU president

Increase in hallway medicine signals things to come: MNU president

According to the Manitoba Nurses Union, a leaked memo from Victoria Hospital administration stating that ER patients would be placed in hallways and staff lounges in an attempt to resolve the “current bed crisis ” is a sign of what is to come. “I think it’s just a sign of the times, and I think … Read more

Premier Health and Holistic Medicine releases guide on how to treat a tick bite

Premier Health and Holistic Medicine releases guide on how to treat a tick bite

RENO, NEVADA, USA, May 2, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Premier Health and Holistic Medicine has released a guide on how to treat a tick bite. Taking care of a tick bite early on can help prevent someone from getting Lyme disease. Although people can encounter ticks throughout the year, many encounter them during warmer seasons while … Read more

Medically clear: Addicted to misinformation: Is there a cure… : Emergency medicine news

Medically clear: Addicted to misinformation: Is there a cure... : Emergency medicine news

Figure: misinformation, cults, COVID-19 Figure I have a friend whose marriage is failing due to a misinformation addiction. She and her husband have always had differing political views, but their yin and yang were endearing intellectual fodder for respectful and playful debate. But things have changed dramatically in this new world we live in. … Read more

Same shift, different day: Pure EM beats do-it-yourself medicine every… : Emergency Medicine News

Same shift, different day: Pure EM beats do-it-yourself medicine every... : Emergency Medicine News

Figure: patient-doctor relationships, misinformation Figure Our dryer stopped drying clothes 13 months after I bought it, one month out of warranty. I’m not a fan of conspiracy theories, but hey, it was the perfect timing. A service call costs $75 just to diagnose it. Then the parts and an hourly rate are added. I think … Read more

News: Record Etiquette Protects Patients and Physicians : Emergency Medicine News

News: Record Etiquette Protects Patients and Physicians : Emergency Medicine News

Figure: Emergency department documentation, chart label, patient records Figure Figure The 21st Century Cures Act allowed patients to view their medical records, including the entire emergency department documentation. This means that patients can read anything written in a doctor’s emergency note. And that means chart etiquette has a new importance in emergency medicine. Comments … Read more

Point of view: Building a lifeboat for the sinking : Titanic: Emergency Medicine News

Point of view: Building a lifeboat for the sinking : Titanic: Emergency Medicine News

Figure: EM manpower, EM staffing In addition to shouting: “We are sinking!” from the bridge of the ED, how are we going to practice emergency medicine in 2022 without nurses and other essential personnel? I offer these suggestions with terrifying trepidation, knowing that the difference between malpractice and lifeboat ethics may depend on the situation … Read more