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Doc Vader on Integrative Medicine | DocVader.com

Doc Vader on Integrative Medicine | DocVader.com

– And this is the thing. The hospital wants to make money, and keep their patient satisfaction scores up so what do they do? They start an integrative medicine service, which basically they should call it the Placebo Team. Like Team Placebo, like rush in oh we need a placebo consult stat, get me some […]

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Testing for Clostridium difficile Infection

Testing for Clostridium difficile Infection

Hello, my name is Dr. Carolyn Gould. I’m a medical officer in the Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion at CDC, and I’m happy to speak with you today as part of the CDC Expert Video Commentary Series on Medscape. In this video commentary, I’d like to address laboratory testing for Clostridium difficile infection, or CDI. […]

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Rush to Brush: Oral hygiene is weapon against infection

Rush to Brush: Oral hygiene is weapon against infection

DIAN BAKER: When patients come into the hospital to receive treatment, sometimes, unfortunately, they can acquire a hospital infection. In the case of pneumonia, it’s responsible for 1 in 4 hospital-acquired infections, and it’s associated with 15 to 30 percent mortality rate. Postoperative pneumonia is a serious condition. It requires antibiotics, oftentimes resulting in extended […]

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Virtual Medicine: A Red Herring? Ezekiel J. Emanuel, MD, PhD

Virtual Medicine: A Red Herring? Ezekiel J. Emanuel, MD, PhD

Thank you for joining us today for Dr. Zeke Emanuel’s webinar called, Virtual Medicine– a Red Herring. I’m Caitlin O’Neil, program manager for online education in the University of Pennsylvania’s department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy. Dr. Emanuel is chair of the Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy and Vice Provost for Global […]

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Energy Medicine Mindvalley Masterclass | Donna Eden

Energy Medicine Mindvalley Masterclass | Donna Eden

[Vishen] Hi, everyone, and welcome to our masterclass on energy in medicine. I’ve got two extremely special guests with me today. Donna has trained more than 100,000 people. David received an outstanding contribution award from the Association for Comprehensive Energy Psychology. – [Donna] I think of energy as maybe the body’s very best medicine. And […]

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