General Healthcare Discussion


Is PEMF effective for reducing Cholesterol and BP?

2 weeks ago

Sentient Element is one of the PEMF devices recommended to reduce Cholesterol and BP. How effective is PEMF Therapy to reduce BP and cholesterol

What's the Strategy in the U.S. for Neovasc's Reducer?

3 months ago

Neovasc (Nasdaq: NVCN) is a medical device company primarily known for Reducer, which is a minimally invasive device that helps treat patients with refractory angina. The device has been approved in Europe

Limiting Malpractice Claims: How this Affects Physician Practices

2 months ago

Limiting Malpractice Claims: How this Affects Physician Practices

Placing limits on medical malpractice claims would decrease the prescription of health care services such as diagnostics testing procedures because physicians would theoretically face a smaller risk of legal action (CBO, 2016). The overall outcome of these limitations will lower total health care spending; in particular, it will have a positive effect on physician practices as it will lower the malpractice premiums that healthca…

Health options for veterans that will help reduce deficit.

2 months ago

Congress came up with several options for reducing debt. What I did was research this idea and elaborated on it. Please tell me what you think.

Ever since I could remember, Congress has always been coming up with ideas to reduce the deficit of the United States healthcare.Some of these options or ideas that were passed has had its advantages and disadvantages on how it effects certain health care facilities or services.The health option I’ve decided to discuss is ending the enrollment in VA me…

Surgisphere has created a self diagnostic tool for Corona Virus

2 months ago

I am pleased to report that the Surgisphere COVID-19 Response Center (https://surgisphere.com/covid-19-response-center/) is now live. This portal, meant for both patients and healthcare professionals, includes two items of interest:
  • COVID-19 Mortality Risk Calculator. This straightforward calculator leverages survival data on over 4,000 COVID-19 patients to calculate the risk of mortality based off age and various comorbidities.
  • COVID-19 Diagnosis Decision Support Tool. This machine learning-powe…

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3 months ago

The downfall of prevented medicine here .....pros and cons

3 months ago

nobody understand ....for real that the implementation is not only about ....money ...exist the human resources deficit to have a real implementation ....that need to focus in the change about the education and monetary system in the medical field .......and many people ,institutions and universities would never allow .....to happne

Printed Organs

3 months ago

Organ transplants has become a huge part of our world today and in the past, some people need organ transplants the help them live. They need these transplants, yet there are so many people who are on a waiting list to receive organs because so many people don’t want to be organ donors when they die. If everyone wanted to be organ donors, then maybe there wouldn’t be so many people on a waiting list to get organs. Organ printing is the printing of organs such as hearts and kidney…

Digital Technology

3 months ago

The use of digital technology remotely is a recent innovation in health care and has had a huge impact on existing systems, such as remote care. According to "Remote Patient Monitoring (rpm)"(2010- 2020), “remote patient monitoring (RPM) uses digital technologies to collect medical and other forms of health data from individuals in one location and electronically transmit that information securely to health care providers in a different location for assessment and recommendations”. My farthe…

Lyft and Uber in Healthcare

3 months ago

There have been quite a few innovations in health care over the past 4 years. A recent innovation that I feel is and will continue to make a big impact is Lyft and Uber transportation services. There are a couple of reasons how this innovation will improve healthcare and lower health care costs if it becomes nationwide. For example, these transportation services will help lower health care cost because patient will be able to make it to their appointments instead of no showing. According to t…

Universal Healthcare is Coming. Sorry Donald Trump

4 months ago

I agree. For years people have been trying to get healthcare reform passed, universal healthcare, or some form of a single payer system, and the closes they came was Obamacare. I'm starting to believe it will never happen. There's just too much industry and politics at stake for any drastic changes to happen.

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