Linda Peckel

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Clinical Update: Utilizing Ischemic Preconditioning in Ischemic Stroke

Clinical Update: Utilizing Ischemic Preconditioning in Ischemic Stroke

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One of the most promising avenues of research is the concept of hypoxic conditioning, or ischemic preconditioning, in which brief periods of oxygen deprivation to the brain have been shown to provide neuroprotective effects that reduce stroke infarct size and improve recovery times.

Palliative Care in Huntington Disease: What Every Clinician Should Consider

Palliative Care in Huntington Disease: What Every Clinician Should Consider

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Palliative and hospice care play an important role in the long-term management of Hungtington disease, including ongoing symptom relief measures, caregiver support, and end-of-life care.

Navigating the Patient-Physician Relationship With Pathological Liars

Navigating the Patient-Physician Relationship With Pathological Liars

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Exploring the pathophysiology of lying and the patients who lie.

How to Identify Smartphone and Internet Addiction

How to Identify Smartphone and Internet Addiction

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Smartphone addiction is increasingly recognized as a type of behavioral addiction, and recent research has identified criteria that help establish a diagnosis.

Assessing Accountable Care Organization Cost Savings

Assessing Accountable Care Organization Cost Savings

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With continued evaluation and adaptation, ACOs promise to provide sustainable reform of healthcare costs and management for the future.

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