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Yale-New Haven Hospital performs appendectomy with no abdominal incision by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven , successfully performed an appendectomy with no abdominal incision. The appendix was removed through a small incision in the patient's vagina. This advanced technique, known as an "invisible incision" appendectomy...
Appendicitis: Appendectomy or Antibiotics? by Alvin B. Lin Medical DoctorHealth Maven , our clinical acumen was not sensitive enough.  Of course this was also a time when we still routinely performed... at their conclusion after performing a meta-analysis of 4 randomized controlled trials comparing 470 patients...
Amazing Emergency Auto-Appendectomy by Dr. Paul Hsieh Medical Doctor Medical Journal about a Russian surgeon who had to perform an emergency appendectomy on himself because he was the only physician at the Antarctic base " Auto-appendectomy in the Antarctic: Case Report " (BMJ 2009;339:b4965...
Performance Reviews at the Hospital Means Pay for Performance for the Facility – Are the Quotas Being Met by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven , even the peer meetings can’t figure them out, so when they get performance numbers the hospitals don’t... But three years ago her hospital implemented a new computer-based performance system that broke her job...
Health Care Performance or Insurance Performance? by Dr. Zagreus Ammon Medical Doctor Newsday has published on New York and New Jersey HMO performance. I think? Maybe it was health care providers. The article discusses performance on measures by which HMO's are generally...
The Wait is Over: Get The High Performance Handbook – and Win a Trip to Train at Cressey Performance! by Eric C. Healthy Living Professional resource, The High Performance Handbook, is now available for sale.  You can pick it up at . I went to great lengths to ensure that this resource doesn’t just offer a training...
Removing Financial Incentives May Reduce Performance - Researchers note decline in screening rates, performance when financial i by Dr. Aniruddha M. Medical Doctor Removing Financial Incentives May Reduce Performance - Modern Medicine This is exactly what any person with common sense would expect. After all, doctors are rational human beings - they respond
Swiss study: Pay cuts lower performance, raises don’t improve performance by Alexander Kjerulf (The Chief Happiness Officer) Patient Expert Here’s a fascinating Swiss study into the effects of raises and pay cuts. The result: Wage cuts had a detrimental and persistent impact on productivity, reducing average output by more than 20 percent. An equivalent wag
7 Secrets of Super Performers (Improving Your Performance Skills) by Nichelle S. Patient Expert for a performance right now. You’re working hard to learn the steps and remember the sequence so that, by the time you get on stage in front of an audience, the dance will be second nature. But performance, as you probably know...
United Healthcare Launches UHC Research Institute–More Data, More Analytics to Measure Performance, Improve Performance, O by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven across the top and one of them is titled “increase revenue” along with improving and measuring performance..., as appropriate, to ensure they continue to reflect the leading edge in performance enhancement methods...

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Treatment ... Laparoscopy In the past, when performing an appendectomy, the surgeon was required to make a l ... » Read on
Introduction ... . Appendectomies are one of the most commonly performed emergency surgical procedures and their success rate i ... » Read on