weeks ago and was started on low-dose methotrexate, a folic acid supplement, low-dose prednisone, and naproxen at that time.
However while such tools offer a potential solution, they appear to work best as a supplement to—not a replacement for—face-to-face communication.
Nutritional supplements and vitamins have been prescribed and given. The following scenarios illustrate the impact of nutrition terminology on MS-DRG assignment, as shown by the reimbursement for this case.
The use of over-the-counter medications, and calcium supplements in particular, should be carefully reviewed when taking the history of a patient being admitted with hypercalcemia.
In evaluating a patient for SS, clinicians should obtain a detailed description of prescription drugs, over-the-counter medications, illicit substances, and dietary supplements.
They were published online Dec. 20, 2012, and in a special supplement to the January 2013 Diabetes Care.
outcomes. “These findings demonstrate that RRTs are subject to the same diurnal trends in patient contact as the usual hospital care they are meant to supplement, which highlights an important deficiency
She had had these cramps intermittently for months, and they would improve with potassium supplements.
The role-defining document, published as a supplement to the April Journal of Hospital Medicine, may be most useful for program directors and other physician educators, said ACP Member Satyen Nichani,
supplement forms could be considered in consultation with a physician.