Daily Archives: January 2, 2018

And these individuals are vulnerable to the varied complications of this treatment.

Care of the patient on long-term oral glucocorticoids Prolonged oral glucocorticoid therapy is particularly prevalent in old adults, and these individuals are vulnerable to the varied complications of this treatment. Care must be taken to use the lowest possible dose and the shortest length of therapy. Use of oral glucocorticoid therapy is certainly widespread in our community for the treating inflammatory and autoimmune circumstances, but is complicated by the significant side effects of these medications. Continue reading

Are HIPAA rules impeding medical research?

Are HIPAA rules impeding medical research? The Philadelphia Inquirer: Health-Record Privacy Impeding Medical Analysis [Health records] have already been sealed since 1996, when the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act was signed into law to protect the privacy of personal health records. That safety applies not only to the charts of the living or recently deceased, but also to records dating to the 1700s and 1800s. Which poses a issue for historians and experts such as Segesser, who say the general public is becoming denied important information that could help guide current health care practices and plans www.viagrainorge.net/viagra-for-kvinner/ .This article was reprinted from kaiserhealthnews.org with permission from the Henry J. Continue reading