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Audio-Digest Foundation Announces the Release of Anesthesiology...
Michael R. Pinsky, MD, CM, MCCM, Professor of Critical Care Medicine and Vice Chair for Academic Affairs, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, presented on Fluid Resuscitation in Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome and Sepsis.
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Tue Apr 22, 2014
New Hampshire Public Radio -
New Painkiller Zohydro Stokes Concerns In N.H.
The FDA has approved this drug, but across New England there's worry that the drug will only add fuel to the fire of the region's opiate addiction problem.
FOAA Anesthesia Services' Srinivas Sharma to Educate Anesthesiology...
FOAA Anesthesia Services, the Mid-Atlantic division of North American Partners in Anesthesia , announced today that Srinivas Sharma, MD, will be a featured panelist at the Mid-Atlantic Anesthesia Research Conference to be held April 26, 2014 at the John Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, MD.
New Tool Helps Doctors Better Predict, Prevent Deadly Respiratory...
A new prediction tool can help doctors better identify patients who are at highest risk for respiratory failure after surgery and therefore prevent the often deadly condition, suggest data from a large multi-center study published in the May issue of Anesthesiology .
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Beckers ASC Review
5 Physician Compensation Statistics for 6 Top ASC Specialties
Here are fives statistics on physician compensation for five top ambulatory surgery center specialties from the Medscape Physician Compensation Report 2014 : 1. Orthopedic surgeons received average annual compensation of $413,000.
NARH closing hurts more than just the hospital
As hard as it may be to fathom, the closing pains associated with the loss of the hospital go further than the sudden elimination of 530 jobs.
Anesthesia Business Consultants to Attend the Mgma Aaa 2014
Anesthesia Business Consultants , a leading provider in billing and practice management for anesthesia and pain management specialty, is pleased to announce they will be serving as Diamond Sponsor, as well as attending the Medical Group Management Association's 2014 Anesthesia Administration Assembly Conference , being held this weekend April ... (more)
MEDNAX Announces Acquisition of Anesthesiology Practice in Virginia
The practice will become part of MEDNAX's American Anesthesiology division and is the third Virginia-based anesthesia practice to join the division.
MEDNAX acquires anesthesiology practice in Virginia
MEDNAX acquires anesthesiology practice in Virginia MEDNAX announced the acquisition of Fredericksburg Anesthesia Associates, a private practice physician group based in Fredericksburg, Va.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Oakland County program exposes autistic teens to workplace skills
James Barbatano of Ann Arbor and Rebecca Blome of West Bloomfield practice CPR on a dummy while Dr. Roy Soto, an anesthesiologist at Royal Oak Beaumont, offers them tips.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Tax Developments Affecting Health Care Organizations
In a typical bundled payment arrangement, a healthcare provider receives a single bundled payment and then distributes individual payments to specialists and other care providers Example: Hospital receives payment for hip replacement surgery and then distributes to the anesthesiologist, surgeon, medical device company, etc., to cover the costs of ... (more)
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Could Surgery, Anesthesia While Very Young Hamper Kids' Development?
Children younger than 2 who undergo multiple surgeries requiring general anesthesia may be up to three times more likely than other children to develop speech and language problems as they grow up, a new study suggests. However, experts cautioned that the finding appears to be restricted to very small children who require more than one surgery .
The Hartford Courant
Children's Boutique Drains Owner's Pockets But She Perseveres
Stanhope, 27, has been a nanny for years, and worked part time for a children's boutique in Avon that closed after three years when the owner decided she'd rather spend more time with her young children.
North American Partners in Anesthesia Partners With East Side...
North American Partners in Anesthesia , the largest single specialty anesthesia and perioperative management company in the United States, and East Side Endoscopy located in Manhattan, NY today announced their partnership.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Anesthesiologist Has 'Knock-Out' Plan To Win 13th District
Four Democrats are running to replace Congresswoman Alyson Schwartz in Pennsylvania's 13th district, including one unconventional candidate whose campaign is getting a boost from an unusual source.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Washington University in St. Louis
Gereau named Brown professor of anesthesiology
Larry J. Shapiro, MD, , executive vice chancellor for medical affairs and dean of the School of Medicine, congratulates Robert W. Gereau IV, PhD, at his installation as the Dr. Seymour and Rose T. Brown Professor of Anesthesiology.
UC researchers 'touch' discovery could help pain disorders
Jianguo Gu, an anesthesiology professor at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, led a research team working on how certain cells play a role in the sense of touch.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Anesthesia Business Consultants Shares Thoughts From the Advanced...
Anesthesia Business Consultants , a leading provider in billing and practice management for the anesthesia and pain management specialty, is pleased to announce that the 2014 Advanced Institute for Anesthesia Practice Management conference was a success and shares thoughts regarding the conference.
Medical News Today
Surgery decisions should be patient-centered, team-based and...
Surgery for frail, senior citizen patients can be risky. A new patient-centered, team-based approach to deciding whether these high-risk patients will benefit from surgery is championed in a Perspective of the New England Journal of Medicine .
Sun Apr 13, 2014
The Marion Star
Medicare data release puts scope on payments, reach
Reimbursements to doctors who provide Medicare services in 2012 ranged from nearly $21 million to a single Florida ophthalmologist to $27,000 for the average anesthesiologist, according to the first look at government payment data in 35 years.