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Chart Comments Lead to Defamation Lawsuit

Chart Comments Lead to Defamation Lawsuit

A clinician's opinions about a patient, noted in the patient's chart, become grounds for charges of defamation.

Flu Vaccine Q&A: What's Changed for the 2014-2015 Season

Flu Vaccine Q&A: What's Changed for the 2014-2015 Season

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is encouraging everyone over the age of 6 months without a contraindication to get vaccinated for the coming flu season.

N-acetylcysteine: A Supplement for All Seasons

N-acetylcysteine: A Supplement for All Seasons

The WHO indicates NAC is essential for pulmonary and renal protection, antimicrobial uses, and psychiatry.