Lendle

Cover Book Actions
Obamacare: What's in It for ... - Wendell Potter
 

Obamacare: What's in It for ...Wendell Potter

Average wait: N/A

On January 1, 2014, the most important consumer protections in ObamaCare (the Affordable Care Act) go into effect. With both supporters and opponents of the law debating its merits and its controversial rollout, there is a need for “news-yo… more

Obamacare: What’s in It for Me?: What Everyone Needs to Know About the Affordable Care Act
Wendell Potter
Bloomsbury Press , English
Sizing Up Our Professional P... - Peter A. Setness
 

Sizing Up Our Professional P...Peter A. Setness

As the year nears its end, many of us are prompted to look back and assess the months gone by. We ask ourselves, “What have I accomplished personally and professionally? And what have my family and friends accomplished?”Original Publication… more

Sizing Up Our Professional Performance: Can We Use Hedis As A Springboard To Improvement? (Postgraduate Medicine)
Peter A. Setness
JTE Multimedia , English
Tobacco legislation: Time to... - J. Taylor Hays, Richard D. Hurt
 

Tobacco legislation: Time to...J. Taylor Hays, Richard D. Hurt

In 1994, the attorneys general of four states brought suit against the tobacco industry to recoup costs from tobacco-related diseases. Before long, most other states (41 altogether) joined this creative, unprecedented maneuver to force acco… more

Tobacco legislation: Time to right some wrongs (Postgraduate Medicine)
J. Taylor Hays, Richard D. Hurt
JTE Multimedia , English
Healing America: Hope, Mercy... - Roger Bulger
 

Healing America: Hope, Mercy...Roger Bulger

In this book a physician long involved in health policy issues at the national level presents a wise, achievable vision for American health care. From his wide ranging professional experiences and his personal experiences with three life th… more

Healing America: Hope, Mercy, Justice and Autonomy in the American Health Care System
Roger Bulger
Prospecta Press , English
Be Your Own Doctor - Anonymous
 

Be Your Own DoctorAnonymous

Have you reached a point in your life when you started feeling unhealthy? Here are some useful information on how to become your own personal physician!Do you want to live longer, happier and healthier? Do you want to improve your life? Do … more

Be Your Own Doctor
Anonymous
English
Free To Choose Medicine: Bet... - Bartley J. Madden
 

Free To Choose Medicine: Bet...Bartley J. Madden

Average wait: N/A

Free To Choose Medicine offers a compelling argument for the freedom of every patient, guided by the advice of his or her doctor, to make informed decisions about the use of not-yet-FDA-approved therapeutic drugs that are in late stages of … more

Free To Choose Medicine: Better Drugs Sooner at Lower Cost
Bartley J. Madden
LearningWhatWorks, Inc. , English
Investing in Public Health: ... - Jack Meyer
 

Investing in Public Health: ...Jack Meyer

Average wait: N/A

Better health at lower cost. This book proposes sound investments to achieve these twin goals. Rooted in a life-cycle approach, key investments start with timely prenatal care, immunizations, better educational attainment, a healthier and … more

Investing in Public Health: A Life-Cycle Approach
Jack Meyer
Xlibris US , English
The Politics of Scientific T... - Benjamin Mozes
 

The Politics of Scientific T...Benjamin Mozes

Average wait: N/A

Scientific investigation is a cognitive activity, aimed at revealing the truth of nature. Politics is an activity of intent, aimed at realizing specific values derive from subjective judgment. Political activity by scientists is a necessity… more

The Politics of Scientific Truth - Boldness and Humility
Benjamin Mozes
English
The Unique Guide to Life Insurance - quickonlinesuccess.com
 

The Unique Guide to Life Insurancequickonlinesuccess.com

The first thing you need to do is realize that you MUST have life insurance coverage of some kind, even if only to cover the catastrophic expenses like our fictional family.Next, you need to get informed! Most insurance plans are so unwiel… more

The Unique Guide to Life Insurance
quickonlinesuccess.com
English
Time to move: As various mar... - Mark Hagland
 

Time to move: As various mar...Mark Hagland

Abstract: James Holly, M.D., CEO and managing partner in the Southeast Texas Medical Associates (SETMA) group in Beaumont, Texas, knows exactly why his organization implemented an electronic medical record (EMR) system for the 24-physician,… more

Time to move: As various market and policy forces change, providers are gravitating to EMR environments (Postgraduate Medicine)
Mark Hagland
JTE Multimedia , English
Damaged Care:  - - Henry P. Krahn M.D.
 

Damaged Care: -Henry P. Krahn M.D.

Average wait: N/A

Henry P. Krahn, M.D. practiced urology for 38 years in Winnipeg, Canada, followed by eight years as a urologist with the Mayo Health Care System in Owatonna, Minnesota. Krahn compares and critiques the two nations’ health care systems from … more

Damaged Care: -
Henry P. Krahn M.D.
FriesenPress , English
Review of Disability and Reh... - Jeanne C. Rivard, Mary Ellen...
 

Review of Disability and Reh...Jeanne C. Rivard, Mary Ellen...

The National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR) is the principal federal agency supporting applied research, training, and development to improve the lives of individuals with disabilities. NIDRR’s mission is to gen… more

Review of Disability and Rehabilitation Research: NIDRR Grantmaking Processes and Products
Jeanne C. Rivard, Mary Ellen O’Connell, David H. Wegman, Committee on the External Evaluation of NIDRR and Its Grantees, National Research Council
National Academies Press , English
Association of American Medi... - Ellen Hirschman Miller, Davi...
 

Association of American Medi...Ellen Hirschman Miller, Davi...

A recent publication by the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) states that, “The current call for an increase in US-trained physicians emanates from several factors, including the aging population, an aging physician workforce,… more

Association of American Medical Colleges Predicts Decreased Number of US-Trained Physicians: Profiling the Response of Hofstra University School of Medicine … Jewish Health System (Postgraduate Medicine)
Ellen Hirschman Miller, David Battinelli
JTE Multimedia , English
The Regulation of the Dental... -
 

The Regulation of the Dental...

Average wait: N/A

This transcript of a witness seminar, one of a series of five, provides an intriguing and instructional collection of memoires and insights from senior members of the dental profession and others, especially since the inception of the NHS. … more

The Regulation of the Dental Profession by the General Dental Council: The John McLean Archive A Living History of Dentistry Witness Seminar 1
British Dental Association , English
Medicare Could Save Millions... - Department of Health and Hum...
 

Medicare Could Save Millions...Department of Health and Hum...

Medicare Part A provides, among other things, inpatient hospital insurance benefits and coverage of extended care services for beneficiaries after they are discharged from hospitals. In calendar years (CYs) 2009 and 2010, Medicare made Part… more

Medicare Could Save Millions by Strengthening Billing Requirements for Canceled Elective Surgeries
Department of Health and Human Services
Penny Hill Press Inc, , English
Exercise Causing Thrombosis ... - Murray Adams, James Fell, An...
 

Exercise Causing Thrombosis ...Murray Adams, James Fell, An...

Abstract: Thrombophilia refers to the increased tendency to form blood clots (thrombosis), which is a major cause of morbidity and mortality. Thrombosis is associated with various chronic conditions such as cancer, diabetes, renal disorders… more

Exercise Causing Thrombosis (The Physician and Sportsmedicine)
Murray Adams, James Fell, Andrew William
JTE Multimedia , English
Mending Injured Athletes: A ... - Lisa Schnirring
 

Mending Injured Athletes: A ...Lisa Schnirring

Physicians have long been closely allied with competitive sports. In 157 AD, Galen served as a physician to Greek gladiators.¹ Severe musculoskeletal trauma certainly shortened the careers of ancient pugilists who survived their matches. Ho… more

Mending Injured Athletes: A Track Record of Orthopedic Advances (The Physician and Sportsmedicine)
Lisa Schnirring
JTE Multimedia , English
Sports-Related Concussions i... - Robert Graham, Frederick P. ...
 

Sports-Related Concussions i...Robert Graham, Frederick P. ...

In the past decade, few subjects at the intersection of medicine and sports have generated as much public interest as sports-related concussions - especially among youth. Despite growing awareness of sports-related concussions and campaigns… more

Sports-Related Concussions in Youth: Improving the Science, Changing the Culture
Robert Graham, Frederick P. Rivara, Morgan A. Ford, Carol Mason Spicer, Committee on Sports-Related Concussions in Youth, Youth, and Families Board on Children, Institute of Medicine, National Research Council
National Academies Press , English
Choosing a Medigap Policy: 2... - Centers for Medicare and Med...
 

Choosing a Medigap Policy: 2...Centers for Medicare and Med...

This guide helps people with Medicare understand “Medicare Supplement Insurance” policies (also called Medigap). A Medigap policy is a type of private insurance that helps you pay for some of the costs that Original Medicare doesn’t cover.

Choosing a Medigap Policy: 2013 Guide to Health Insurance for People with Medicare
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Department of Health and Human Services
Penny Hill Press Inc, , English
The Swine Flu Affair: Decisi... - Richard E. Neustadt, Harvey ...
 

The Swine Flu Affair: Decisi...Richard E. Neustadt, Harvey ...

In 1976, a small group of soldiers at Fort Dix were infected with a swine flu virus that was deemed similar to the virus responsible for the great 1918-19 world-wide flu pandemic. The U.S. government initiated an unprecedented effort to imm… more

The Swine Flu Affair: Decision-Making on a Slippery Disease
Richard E. Neustadt, Harvey V., M.D. Fineberg
National Academies Press , English