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Choosing telehealth for growth: Evaluating logistics and operations

One of the first steps toward choosing the right telehealth program for your business is to determine the needs of your customers, clients and/or patients so you can assess how telehealth will help them achieve better health outcomes....

source: By Karen R. Thomas
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Patients with atrial fibrillation who stopped taking blood thinners before they had elective surgery had no higher risk of developing blood clots and less risk of major bleeding compared to patients who were given a “bridge”...

source: Health Canal

Inadequate blood pressure (BP) control, but not visit-to-visit variability of systolic BP, is associated with major adverse cardiac events among patients with hypertension and coronary artery disease, according to a study published in...

source: Physician's Briefing

Extra-articular disease manifestations are common among patients with ankylosing spondylitis (AS), with ocular inflammation leading the list, a retrospective cohort study found. Compared with the general population, patients with AS had a nearly 16-fold greater risk of developing...

source: MedPage Today

A new combination of pre-existing drugs may have unlocked a new treatment for bipolar depression, a Columbia University study found. The study suggests a way to prolong the effects of ketamine, which has been shown to be helpful in treatment-resistant bipolar depression,...

source: USA Today

A new study suggests that people with a genetic predisposition to high blood pressure have a lower risk for Alzheimer's disease. However, authors conclude the connection may have more to do with anti-hypertension medication than...

source: Medical Xpress

The adult heart muscle is made of cells called cardiomyocytes, which don't replenish themselves after a heart attack or other significant heart muscle damage. It was initially believed that cardiomyocytes were unable to replicate themselves and that their total number was...

source: By Dorothy L. Tengler


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