A May 2016 Johns Hopkins study indicates that 10 percent of all U.S. deaths are due to medical error, making it the third leading cause of death, behind only heart disease and cancer.
Suppose two jumbo jets crashed every day, killing a total of about 365,000 people in a year. Remarkably enough that's about the level of carnage caused every year in our country by avoidable medical mistakes.
Integrator Alert: Demand Time (and Changes) in the FDA's Move Limiting Access and Increasing Costs of Dietary Supplements
_______________________________ Best assessment: not this time. I received an urgent email from long-time Integrator adviser
The suggestion from this perfect storm is that we will not end medical deaths by focusing on excising errors from the existing
In 1999, the Institute of Medicine published that 98,000 deaths occurred annually due to medical errors. This was just an
Not relevant? Pass? With no guidance, here is some speculation on what might have motivated the decisions. Perhaps the journals
People will surely remember 2016 for the shakeup of the political establishment. Now comes a shakeup of the medical establishment.
The question: Is it smart for the integrative health and medicine movement to abandon the radicalism of calling for an "alternative medicine"?
If even a short part of the end of your interaction feels especially positive to the patient it will positively color the whole experience. Consequently, when you first meet the patient and in your parting comments:
The vast majority of the extraordinary health care expenditures today are on the treatment and management of existing and