Tori Rodriguez

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Tracking Global Progress on Health and Climate Change Initiatives

Tracking Global Progress on Health and Climate Change Initiatives

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Increasing temperatures and changing frequency of floods, droughts, heatwaves, and storms have direct effects on physical and mental health.

CMS Rule on Part B Drugs Could Lead to Steep Payment Cuts for Some Specialists

CMS Rule on Part B Drugs Could Lead to Steep Payment Cuts for Some Specialists

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The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services issued a final rule that could result in steep payment reductions for physicians of certain specialties in 2018.

Clinical Update: Impact of Anesthetics on the Brain

Clinical Update: Impact of Anesthetics on the Brain

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Findings from animal studies indicate that general anesthesia may be neurotoxic and could result in long-term central nervous system alterations and cognitive dysfunction, particularly in very young or elderly patients

Physician Burnout: Expanding the Scope of Solutions

Physician Burnout: Expanding the Scope of Solutions

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Although there has been growing awareness of physician burnout in recent years, the problem has continued to increase.

Experts Weigh in on ACP Position Statement on Physician-Assisted Suicide

Experts Weigh in on ACP Position Statement on Physician-Assisted Suicide

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Authors of recent position papers provide their opinion on the legalization of physician assisted suicide.

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