Modern Medicine Feature Articles

Here's how social media can boost physician hiring effortsSocial media is becoming more common in physician recruiting, particularly among large practices
How to select the correct obesity codesInformation regarding the ICD-10 codes E66.01 and E66.9 causes confusion
Dissecting the value of an MBA to private practice physiciansWhy independent doctors may want to consider going back to school to more efficiently run office operations
To help physicians, EHRs must adapt to value-based careThere is growing concern that electronic health records (EHRs) will not meet physicians’ needs in a value-based care environment
Top 10 workplaces for PCPs to earn higher salaries
Top 10 workplaces for PCPs to earn higher salariesRead on to find out the top industries primary care physicians bring in the revenue.
Top patient medications and their ocular side effectsODs must take the time to ask patients about current medication use because adverse reactions are more likely in patients who previously had allergic reactions, says Blair Lonsberry, OD, MS, MEd, FAAO, at the American Optometric Association’s Optometry’s Meeting in Washington, DC.
ODs must embrace new technologies, says AOA panelDisruptive technology is here to stay, and ODs must embrace it as new technologies continue to be developed and patients are eager to get their hands on them.
Understanding the role of inflammation in dry eye
Understanding the role of inflammation in dry eyeOptometry Times Editorial Advisory Board members Leslie E. O’Dell. OD, FAAO, and Scott Hauswirth, OD, FAAO, discuss their recent lecture on inflammation and the role it plays in ocular surface diseases at the American Optometric Association’s Optometry’s Meeting in Washington, DC.
Treating and diagnosing myopia
Treating and diagnosing myopiaAndrew Morgenstern, OD, FAAO, sits down to talk myopia in children and adults, how to treat it, and how to go prevent it at the American Optometric Association’s Optometry’s Meeting in Washington, DC.
Are anticholinergic drugs overused in treating OAB?Urology Times reached out to three urologists (selected randomly) and asked them each the following: Are anticholinergic drugs overused in treating OAB?