Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Coffee Enemas: A Latte Nonsense

A humorous take on coffee enemas. Coffee Enemas: A Latte Nonsense Harriet Hall

Monday, July 16, 2018

Adoption of EHR Linked to Reduction in Mortality Rates

0.21-percentage-point reduction in mortality rate per year per function for each new function adopted Adoption of EHR Linked to Reduction in Mortality Rates

Physician Burnout Tied to Higher Risk of Medical Errors

Physicians reporting errors were more likely to also report burnout, fatigue, recent suicidal ideation Physician Burnout Tied to Higher Risk of Medical Errors

eCare Plan Set to Improve Doctor/Pharmacist Relationship

Plan will allow pharmacist documentation to be available via EHRs, easing transfer of information eCare Plan Set to Improve Doctor/Pharmacist Relationship

Bad Faith: When conspiracy theorists play academics and the media for fools

Does a recent study of changes in brain cancer rates indicate indicate we should fear our cell phones? Or does the problem lie elsewhere? Bad Faith: When conspiracy theorists play academics and the media for fools Benjamin Mazer

Friday, July 13, 2018

Virtual Assistants Not HIPAA Compliant

Lawyer recommends physicians should not bring Siri and Alexa to the office Virtual Assistants Not HIPAA Compliant

Most Back Pain Patients Halt Opioid Use After Surgery

Duration of preoperative opioid predicts sustained use after surgery Most Back Pain Patients Halt Opioid Use After Surgery