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The House Call Gets a Virtual Boost

The House Call Gets a Virtual Boost

Telemedicine has been utilized for over 40 years as a means of expanding real time care to patients as an alternative to face-to-face medical visits, but technological improvements to telecommunications have opened the doors for new forms of virtual clinical practice.

Mistake or Medical Malpractice?

Mistake or Medical Malpractice?

A case against a clinician raises the question 
of whether the error 
constitutes malpractice.

For the Elderly, Compliance is Key for Postherpetic Neuralgia Management

For the Elderly, Compliance is Key for Postherpetic Neuralgia Management

The pain from PHN may be more severe and debilitating among elderly patients. In addition, treating this neuropathic pain condition can be complicated because of polypharmacy, drug dosing schedules, adverse events, drug-drug interactions, and patient comorbidities.