System-Level Strategies for a Value-Based Medicare Annual Wellness Visit
The Affordable Care Act includes provisions to pay for an annual wellness visit, but studies show a disappointing number of patients take advantage of this opportunity.
Mobile Stroke Unit Brings CT Imaging to the Streets of Memphis
The state-of-the-art mobile stroke unit significantly reduces the time from diagnosis to treatment, improving the odds of preserving functionality.
The Far-Reaching Consequences of Untreated Hearing Loss
Hearing loss in older adults negatively affects social, physical, and cognitive aspects of daily routines. Though hearing impairment can often be easily corrected, relatively few take advantage of available solutions.
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Treatment of Late-Life Depression
Cognitive behavioral therapy emphasizes a focus on thinking patterns and behavioral patterns rather than on emotions. Another key element, behavioral activation, involves taking a systematic approach to identifying specific activities, situations, and people associated with positive mood and routinely scheduling them.
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Optimizing the Annual Wellness Visit
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Telepharmacy's Clinical Benefits
Innovations in Geriatrics
Harnessing the Immune System to Treat C diff Infection
Sarcopenic Obesity — An Ominous Duo
Elevating Caregivers' Relevance