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How to eliminate EHR-based medical errors
How to eliminate EHR-based medical errorsWhat can be done to make the software safer for patients?
6 steps to survive a ransomware attack
6 steps to survive a ransomware attackHere are the six tips I learned to help survive a ransomware attack.
Should physicians share their notes with patients?
Should physicians share their notes with patients?How allowing patients to read notes can strengthen the bond for a physician.
My refractive surgery journey as surgeon and patientMy interest in refractive surgery started in 1976 when my good friend and fellow University of Southern California (USC) ophthalmology resident Rick VillaseƱor returned from his course in keratomileusis surgery with Jose Barraquer in Bogota, Columbia.
At what amount of cylinder do you prescribe toric soft lenses?When do you move from a spherical to a toric contact lens? Let us know!
The complicated puzzle of moving past Obamacare
The complicated puzzle of moving past ObamacareTwo former CMS administrators discussed the future of healthcare reform as well as the agency they once oversaw at HIMSS17.
Shauna Thornhill, OD, Owner, Amarillo Vision SpecialistsI was born in Colorado. I went to 17 schools kindergarten through twelfth grade. My dad was always searching for the perfect job, and he never really found it. Somehow we ended up in Amarillo, TX.
DAAs do not increase risk of hepatic decompensation in HCV patientsResearchers say theirs is first national study with a large population to examine possible link.
DAA therapy effective in advanced liver disease in real-world studyAll-oral sofosbuvir-based therapy proves a significant advance for hepatitis C virus patients.
Health IT creates lose-lose situation for physicians
Health IT creates lose-lose situation for physiciansPatients are torn between whether they want their physicians to use technology or not.