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Patients who are able to take charge of their health issues and are educated regarding their care are more likely to experience healthier medical outcomes and greater satisfaction with their health care providers.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement from Cecil B.
US physicians are often poor judges of their patientsâ€™ health beliefs.
WASHINGTON, March 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following was issued today by Docs for Patient Care: Who: Docs for Patient Care What: press conference Where: 4th Estate Restaurant, National Press Club 13th Floor, 529 14th Street, NW When: 9:00 - 10:00 am EDT, to be followed by a panel in adjacent room Why: to announce D4PC new agenda, action items and formation of PAC arm Confirmed speakers: Congressman Phil Gingrey (R-GA) Congressman Tom Price (R-GA) Betsy McCaughey, Committee to Reduce...
Physicians Push Back on Healthcare Overhaul WASHINGTON, March 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Docs for Patient Care (D4PC), the nation's leading voice of doctors opposing Obamacare and offering better healthcare reform, has produced an ad on the DrudgeReport.com linking to educational videos developed by the organization.
Physicians in training and bioethicists at Johns Hopkins have created an easy-to-remember checklist to help medical students and clinicians quickly assess a patientâ€™s decision-making capacity in an emergency.
More than 30 million family caregivers play major role in maximizing the health and quality of life of individuals with acute and chronic illnesses.
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cooperative of American Physicians, Inc.
Patients who ask their doctor about information they have read on the Internet, or webs that better inform them of their diagnosis, are no longer a rarity. A study undertaken by Spanish researchers reveals the advantages and disadvantages of online medical enquiries.
The cornerstone of a good doctor-patient relationship begins with the doctor's ability to clarify a patient's preferences and values, especially during a difficult diagnosis, a commentary in the Journal of the American Medical Association said.
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