Patients admitted to hospitals with more readmissions had higher chronic disease burden, less education, fewer assets, worse self-reported health status, more depressive symptoms, worse cognition, worse physical functioning, and more ... For example,
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They found that most (although not all) studies examining the effect of generics versus brand-name drugs on adherence in chronic disease showed better long-term adherence with the former. ... Changing from brand-name to generic medication reduces patient
That may be due to the youth of the patients compared to those with other chronic diseases, such as heart disease and liver disease, said lead author Dejan Micic, MD, a ... Comanagement is especially important at discharge, agreed Dr. Fain. “IBD
Researchers assessed the impact of adjusting for hospitals' cumulative chronic disease burden; quantity of patients who were dual-eligible, disabled, or long-term nursing home residents; and other area-level socioeconomic ... The new characteristics for
we're really not doing chronic disease management justice.”. ... Dr. Wakeman likened the epidemic of opioid addiction to HIV, another disease that was once given insufficient attention.
69; 0.5 percentage points; P < 0.001), and a 41% increase in the adjusted risk of a CONSORT chronic opioid use episode (risk ratio with 95% CI, 1.08 to ... Compared to nonusers, gabapentinoid users had a higher prevalence of chronic disease, and they
advice; had acute psychiatric illness or drug dependency; had an active diagnosis of cancer or sickle cell disease; or had recent or current access to this or another transition program. ... Overall, clinicians would be wise to adopt Sin City's famous
In short, a physician diagnosed with a disease is more aware of what the future holds. ... While I am not thankful for a chronic disease, or its complications—which I know all too well—I am truly thankful that my diagnosis has allowed me to
The findings, published in the March 28 Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, revealed that there has been a shift in the type of kidney disease accounting for most hospitalizations, from chronic ... The study was conducted by the Chronic Disease