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<i>ICD-10-CM</i> Codes: How Medical Documentation Can Improve Health Care for Trafficking Victims

ICD-10-CM Codes: How Medical Documentation Can Improve Health Care for Trafficking Victims

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Gaps in previous iterations of ICD codes failed to allow clinicians to accurately identify victims of human trafficking.

Paid Family Leave Policies Inadequate for Resident Physicians

Paid Family Leave Policies Inadequate for Resident Physicians

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Between 2016 and 2017, the mean paid childbearing leave for faculty physicians at 12 top United States medical schools was just 8.6 weeks.

Global Migration and Health Outcomes: Examining a Complex Relationship

Global Migration and Health Outcomes: Examining a Complex Relationship

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A UCL-Lancet Commission set out to examine data related to the health and well-being of international migrants.

Physician-Patient Relationships: The Benefits of Long-Term Medical Practice

Physician-Patient Relationships: The Benefits of Long-Term Medical Practice

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Long-term physician-patient relationships are increasingly rare in the era of electronic documentation.

Stethoscope Cleaning Standards May Not Eliminate Bacterial Contamination

Stethoscope Cleaning Standards May Not Eliminate Bacterial Contamination

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In-hospital stethoscope cleaning practices may only be partially effective at eliminating bacterial DNA.

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