Study of people in treatment for addiction shows 90% had a history of alcohol overdose and 80% of the time they were taking other addictive drugs at the time they overdosed
Involving patients in pain management decisions significantly decreased opioid prescriptions without compromising pain control.
Few over 50 have tried telehealth and most see in-person care as better — but half would consider it for encounters with their primary providers.
Study doesn’t find relationship between the “timeout” as a disciplinary method and increased behavior problems.
Academic research has long been characterized by silos and protective instincts.
Only 1 in 8 older adults with hearing loss who belong to Medicare HMOs have a hearing aid, despite partial insurance coverage for cost.