When should you seek a nephrology consultation in patients with renal failure?.
Dana Tiganu, MD, brings a fresh perspective to the field.
Although nutrition is one of the most basic human needs, itâ€™s often overlooked in the hospital. Studies have shown that, on average, enteral feeding meets only 50% of patientsâ€™ nutritional requirements, and itâ€™s not uncommon for substantial caloric deficits to accumulate in the first week after hospital admission, experts say.
Memory is elusive (and of course, it â€œlights the corners of my mindâ€ï¿½â€”or at least Barbra Streisandâ€™s mind). Thatâ€™s why there are so many tricks to remembering things, like acronyms, acrostics, rhyming keys, the image-name technique and the keyword method.
In accordance with a law passed by Congress late in 2006, physicians and other eligible professionals are able to receive bonus payments of a percentage (increased to 2%) of their total allowed Medicare charges, subject to a cap, by submitting information for defined quality measures.