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Reduced Residency Hours And Patient Outcomes
Reduced Residency Hours And Patient Outcomes

WTOP Interview with Anupam B. Jena - Anupam Jena's October Health Affairs study found that fewer residency hours did not adversely affect hospital mortality and length-of-stay for patients in the study sample.

Tags: WTOP, Hospitals, Patient Safety, Training

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A Simple Case Of Chest Pain: Sensitizing Doctors To Patients With Disabilities
A Simple Case Of Chest Pain: Sensitizing Doctors To Patients With Disabilities

A doctor who stutters confronts the stigma against patients-and providers-with disabilities.

Tags: Disabilities, Disparities, Prevention, Leana S. Wen

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The Impact Of "Drive-by" Doctoring
The Impact Of "Drive-by" Doctoring

WTOP Interview with Alan Weil - Alan Weil discusses why "drive-by" doctoring can cause insurance companies and patients hefty bills.

Tags: WTOP, Cost Of Health Care, Alan Weil

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Engaging Patients In Health Care Decisions
Engaging Patients In Health Care Decisions

Health Affairs has partnered with the Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to produce three videos about ways patients and practitioners are incorporating patient engagement in health care decisions.

Tags: Patient Engagement

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Patient Engagement Resources: Care Maps And Clinical Trials
Patient Engagement Resources: Care Maps And Clinical Trials

Health Affairs has partnered with the Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to produce three videos about ways patients and practitioners are incorporating patient engagement in health care decisions.

Tags: Patient Engagement

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