Patient Care

Case Study: Adenocarcinomas and Their Often Misleading Symptoms

2019-08-10T12:05:42+08:00

Medical History Jane is a 40-year-old, married mother of two teenage boys.  She teaches at the local elementary school [...]

Case Study: Adenocarcinomas and Their Often Misleading Symptoms2019-08-10T12:05:42+08:00

Diagnosing Rare Diseases Disorders with Medical Algorithms

2019-07-25T08:30:06+08:00

Primary care physicians often have the unique task of deciding whether a patient who presents with an uncommon constellation [...]

Diagnosing Rare Diseases Disorders with Medical Algorithms2019-07-25T08:30:06+08:00

Fall Prevention in the Elderly and Other Vulnerable Populations

2018-06-17T02:41:58+08:00

Without gravity there would be no falls. Falls are a major cause of accidental trauma throughout one's life. Often [...]

Fall Prevention in the Elderly and Other Vulnerable Populations2018-06-17T02:41:58+08:00

Holiday Stress Management and Medical Issues – Thanksgiving, Christmas

2017-11-21T05:11:36+08:00

Thanksgiving is a wonderful holiday for many Americans, with an abundance of family, friends, food and football. However, for [...]

Holiday Stress Management and Medical Issues – Thanksgiving, Christmas2017-11-21T05:11:36+08:00

Much To Do About Tattoos: Tattoo Infections & Other Risks

2017-06-24T10:45:10+08:00

Last month the FDA updated its Consumer Report "Think Before You Ink" which outlines some of the adverse effects [...]

Much To Do About Tattoos: Tattoo Infections & Other Risks2017-06-24T10:45:10+08:00

Tools Reduce Hospital Readmissions – Medical Calculators

2017-02-04T17:56:10+08:00

Life is full of things that cause negative feelings. These feelings need to be discharged, and unfortunately some of [...]

Tools Reduce Hospital Readmissions – Medical Calculators2017-02-04T17:56:10+08:00

12 Medical Calculators to Help Achieve Your New Year Resolutions Ideas

2017-01-05T17:32:25+08:00

It is the New Year and once again it’s time to consider a resolution to clean up your act. [...]

12 Medical Calculators to Help Achieve Your New Year Resolutions Ideas2017-01-05T17:32:25+08:00

21 Scores for Comorbid Medical Conditions: Charlson Comorbidity Score & More

2016-10-07T00:42:38+08:00

Comorbidity (also referred to as polypathology) refers to the number and type of health problems that a patient has. [...]

21 Scores for Comorbid Medical Conditions: Charlson Comorbidity Score & More2016-10-07T00:42:38+08:00

How to Obtain Health Insurance Prior Authorization in 3 Minutes or Less

2016-12-15T10:29:14+08:00

Whether you’re a doctor, nurse, or office administrator, it’s likely you have dealt with the time-consuming hassle of obtaining [...]

How to Obtain Health Insurance Prior Authorization in 3 Minutes or Less2016-12-15T10:29:14+08:00

Reduce Readmissions with Analytics & CDC Antibiotic Resistance Program

2016-12-15T09:08:07+08:00

This case study discusses hospital readmissions and provides healthcare professionals with recommended medical algorithms in the form of scores, [...]

Reduce Readmissions with Analytics & CDC Antibiotic Resistance Program2016-12-15T09:08:07+08:00

Protecting our Blood Supply: How to Prevent a Blood Transfusion Reaction

2016-09-08T01:53:41+08:00

As Zika virus spreads in North America, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) which regulates the blood supply, has [...]

Protecting our Blood Supply: How to Prevent a Blood Transfusion Reaction2016-09-08T01:53:41+08:00

The Many Faces of Sepsis (5): Progression from a Community Acquired Infection

2016-08-19T04:14:40+08:00

Community acquired infection is an important cause of sepsis. While most infections do not result in sepsis, the sheer [...]

The Many Faces of Sepsis (5): Progression from a Community Acquired Infection2016-08-19T04:14:40+08:00

Case Study: Cancer, Sarcoid, or Rose Thorn Infection?

2016-07-29T06:09:11+08:00

This case study highlights medical calculators and analytics which can be instrumental in a physician’s clinical decision making process, [...]

Case Study: Cancer, Sarcoid, or Rose Thorn Infection?2016-07-29T06:09:11+08:00

Many Faces of Sepsis (4): Sepsis Criteria for Vulnerable Patients

2016-07-21T16:49:47+08:00

Some patients may be more prone to sepsis than others, often because of a defect in their host defenses. [...]

Many Faces of Sepsis (4): Sepsis Criteria for Vulnerable Patients2016-07-21T16:49:47+08:00

Use of Depression Screening Questions to Help with Diagnosis

2016-07-08T03:53:57+08:00

It’s no surprise that patients will often defer or deflect from certain topics while talking with their primary care [...]

Use of Depression Screening Questions to Help with Diagnosis2016-07-08T03:53:57+08:00

Many Faces of Sepsis (2): Pediatric and Neonatal Sepsis Algorithms

2016-06-16T03:28:31+08:00

This second article in our series on sepsis, centers on this complex clinical problem in infants and children. Throughout [...]

Many Faces of Sepsis (2): Pediatric and Neonatal Sepsis Algorithms2016-06-16T03:28:31+08:00

Summertime Ailments: Patients with Hot Tub Itch, Sunburns & Bites

2016-12-15T10:14:59+08:00

Preparing for Summer: Using our Medical Algorithms platform to review common situations Summer is approaching. With the warm weather comes the [...]

Summertime Ailments: Patients with Hot Tub Itch, Sunburns & Bites2016-12-15T10:14:59+08:00

Many Faces of Sepsis (1): Cancer Therapy and Management Febrile Neutropenia

2016-06-03T03:38:48+08:00

The purpose of this case study is to highlight ways in which medical algorithms can be integrated into the [...]

Many Faces of Sepsis (1): Cancer Therapy and Management Febrile Neutropenia2016-06-03T03:38:48+08:00

How to Identify Listeria Monocytogenes Symptoms, Sources, Risk Factors

2016-05-27T17:07:17+08:00

Recently, a nationwide recall of frozen food items was instituted as a result of potential bacterial contamination from Listeria [...]

How to Identify Listeria Monocytogenes Symptoms, Sources, Risk Factors2016-05-27T17:07:17+08:00

Case Study: Liver Trouble & Non Alcoholic Steatohepatitis NASH

2016-04-27T12:31:02+08:00

This case study introduces a patient with non alcoholic steatohepatitis and related conditions, along with suggested medical calculators which [...]

Case Study: Liver Trouble & Non Alcoholic Steatohepatitis NASH2016-04-27T12:31:02+08:00