Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Prince Charles has backed plans for more yoga across the UK to keep the elderly healthy for longer and out of hospital, in a bid to to save ‘precious and expensive’ NHS resources.
Wednesday, January 30, 2019
The programme to get people with respiratory and heart problems to take up golf is part of the NHS’s “social prescribing” drive, which connects patients with psychological and/or physical problems to a range of non-clinical activities in their local community – like walking, gardening, cooking and dancing
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Monday, January 28, 2019
Reducing the number of unnecessary routine laboratory tests through education of internal medicine residents
Thursday, January 10, 2019
Friday, December 28, 2018
Friday, December 14, 2018
Thursday, December 13, 2018
Can an electronic health record (EHR) alert, targeted to the right physician at the right time, safely reduce unnecessary inpatient cardiac monitoring?
In one year, more than a million Washingtonians got unnecessary medical treatment/ Low-cost, yet wasteful medical procedures cost an estimated $341 million from July 2016 to June 2017, according to a new report by the Washington Health Alliance.
A newly-released national strategy aims to cut the amount of harmful or unnecessary medicines taken by older Australians in half within five years.
Tuesday, December 11, 2018
New guidelines for breast-cancer screening are intended to give women more of a voice in their health-care decisions, taking into account their personal values and preferences rather than age and risk factor alone.