Cosmetic Surgery News

Rural Population Underrepresented Among Medical Students
Services Affected by Rural Hospitals Joining Health Systems
Physician Depressive Symptoms Tied to Higher Risk for Medical Errors
Lower Breast Key Focus Area for Assessing Breast Aesthetics
Adults Not Living in Metro Areas Have Reduced Access to Care
U.S. Life Expectancy Dropped Since 2014 for Working-Age Adults
Employee Premiums, Deductibles Eating Larger Share of Income
White House Wants Hospitals, Insurers to Provide Actual Costs of Care
Survey of U.S. Registered Nurses Points to Worsening Shortages
Plastic Surgery Trainees May Delay Plans to Have Children
Medical Practices Burdened by Regulatory Requirements
Dr. Stephen Hahn Nominated to Head FDA
Women Satisfied With Breast Reductions Years Later
Recommendations Developed to Address Clinician Burnout
CDC: U.S. Life Expectancy Up Slightly, Mortality Lower in 2017
Facebook Launches Preventive Health Tool
Outcomes Poor With Medical Care From Fraud, Abuse Perpetrators
Postop Antibiotics Cut Infections After Facial Plastic Surgery
Overweight, Obese Patients Rate Tummy Tuck Results Highly
FDA May Put Strong Warning on Breast Implants
Outcomes Across Nonmelanoma Skin Cancer Treatments Similar
More Choices, Lower Premiums for ACA Consumers Next Year
Insurance Plans Vary in Policies for Gender-Affirming Surgeries
Breast Reduction Surgery Improves Well-Being for Young Patients
Reconstructive Surgery International Trips Are Cost-Effective and Sustainable
Medicare Fraud-Prevention Rules to Be Revised
2000 to 2015 Saw Increase in Medicare GME Payments
Burnout Linked to Poor Quality Care in Published Literature
Cost of Waste in U.S. Health System Estimated
Average Annual Premium for Workers Increased in 2019
Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Mortality Persist in the U.S.
Woman's Face Transplant Failing After Six Years
Protected Health Info Breaches Compromise Sensitive Data
Medical Students Not Ready to Provide Nutritional Care
EPA to Phase Out Chemical Testing on Mammals
Spending Up With Treatment in Hospital-Owned Practices
Poverty Rate Drops, but Fewer Americans Have Health Insurance
Racial, Ethnic Underrepresentation Found in Med School Matriculants
Majority of U.S. Doctors Believe ACA Has Improved Access to Care
QoL Better With Laser Ablation, Surgery for Varicose Veins
Patients Comfortable With Postoperative Telehealth Visits
Changes to Rectus Muscles From Pregnancy May Impact Abdominoplasty
Advertising Can Promote Interest in Health-Related Research
Postoperative Opioid Rx Size Down After Guideline Release
One-Third of Physicians Will Take 10+ Years to Pay Off Debt
Breast Cancer Surgery + Another Procedure Ups Complications
Brand-Brand Competition Has Not Cut Prices in Pharma Market
Many Hospitals Lack Sufficient Surgery Volumes
Trump Admin Announces Plan to Allow Drug Imports From Canada
Burnout Symptoms May Up Racial Bias Among Resident Physicians
$70 Million Settlement Reached in Generic Drug Delay Case
National Norms Developed for Assessing Medical School Empathy
Allergan Recalls Textured Breast Implants Linked to Lymphoma
Opioid Rx Education Insufficient for Plastic Surgery Trainees
About One in 20 Patients Exposed to Preventable Harm
Serious Misdiagnosis-Related Harms Mostly Due to 'Big Three'
Capping Work Hours in Residency Does Not Impact Outcomes Later
Oliceridine Studied for IV Pain Relief After Abdominoplasty
Health Care Professionals Exhibit Gender Bias
EHR System-Generated In-Basket Messages Linked to Burnout
LENI Flap Reliable for Nasal Defect Reconstruction
Considerable Number of Patients Receive Surprise Hospital Charges
Social Media Use Tied to Esteem, Cosmetic Surgery Acceptance
MSSP ACOs May Not Improve Spending, Quality of Care
Americans Concerned About Clinician Burnout
2018 Saw Increase in Cosmetic Procedures for Over 55s
Septoplasty Beats Nonsurgical Management for Deviated Septum
New England Journal of Medicine Picks New Editor-in-Chief
Health Care Workers With ARIs Often Work While Symptomatic
Surgeons' Unprofessional Behavior Tied to Higher Complication Risk
Head, Facial Injuries From Motorized Scooters on the Rise
Most Providers Unaware of Online Feedback About Themselves
Access to Health Care Has Little Impact on Longevity
Rapid Cycling Work Roster Improves Resident Sleep Practices
Survey Indicates Physician Misconduct Is Underreported
Costs, Complications Up for Minorities in Cleft Palate Repair
ACP Issues Position on Response to Physician Impairment
High Costs Associated With Physician Burnout in U.S.
No Subfascial, Intramuscular Injection Recommended in Gluteal Fat Grafting
Reading Visit Notes May Improve Medication Management
Vertical Plating Offers Benefit for Mandibular Body Fractures
U.S. Lawmakers Say WHO Opioid Guidelines Too Lax
Clinical Drug Diversion Costly to Health Care Organizations
Private Insurers Pay 241 Percent of What Medicare Would Pay
Many Lives Could Be Saved if All Hospitals Had Grade A Rating
Recs Updated for TB Screening, Treatment in Health Care Workers
Two-Thirds of Sunscreens Fail Safety Tests
Patients Find Note Reading Important for Health Management
Standard Outcome Measures Developed for Pediatric Facial Palsy
Health Professionals Supportive of Medicinal Cannabis
Doctors Aware of Patient Difficulties Affording Medical Care
2018 Saw More Employed Physicians Than Self-Employed
CDC: Uninsurance Levels Did Not Change Significantly in 2018
In 2015 to 2016, 45.8 Percent of U.S. Population Used Rx Drugs
External Reference Pricing Could Cut Drug Costs in U.S.
Efforts Needed to Ensure Publication of All Trials
Implementing Surgical Safety Checklist Reduces Mortality
More Than Half of U.S. Adults Have Medical Financial Hardship
FDA: Breast Implants Linked to Cancer Can Still Be Sold in U.S.
Abdominal Etching Procedure Gives Patients 'Six-Pack Abs'
No Increase in Complications Seen With Abdominoplasty in Obese
Gender Differences Seen in Adverse Drug Reactions
FDA Announces New Steps to Reduce Risks Tied to Surgical Staplers
CDC Provides Clarification of Opioid Prescribing Guideline
Loan Forgiveness, Educational Debt May Affect Practice Patterns
National Hand Hygiene Initiative Successful in Australia
Sixty People Charged in Massive Opioid Painkiller Investigation
Digital Replantation Seems Better Than Revision Amputation
Hand Hygiene Compliance Poor in Task Transitions
Standardizing Demographics Ups Accuracy of Patient Matching
Domestic Responsibilities Tied to Physician Mothers' Satisfaction
Americans Borrowed $88 Billion in Past Year to Pay for Health Care
Over-the-Counter Meds Save Health Care System Money
Doctors Unclear on Legal Obligations in Caring for Patients With Disability
Doctors With Malpractice Claims More Likely to Leave Medicine
Douglas County, Colorado, Ranked as Healthiest Community
FDA Panel: Too Early to Ban Breast Implant Linked With Cancer
2019 Residency Match Day Was Largest in History
FDA Takes New Look at Breast Implant Safety
Overall, Physicians Are Happy and Enjoy Their Lives
Average of 8.8 Inactive Ingredients Found in Oral Medications
Physician Burnout Rate Increased From 2014 to 2017
Head of National Cancer Institute Named Acting FDA Commissioner
CDC: Most Americans Report Excellent, Good Health
Over 17.7 Million Cosmetic Procedures Performed in U.S. in 2018
Persistent, Prolonged Opioid Use Occurs After Plastic Surgery
Preoperative Frailty Linked to Surgical Outcomes, Costs
FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb Resigns
Female Representation Has Increased in Plastic Surgery
2014 to 2017 Saw Improvement in Burnout for U.S. Physicians
Most Patients Do Not Disclose Complementary Medicine Use
National Health Spending Set to Increase 5.5 Percent Annually
FDA Advances Regulation to Ensure Sunscreen Safety, Efficacy
Vertical Integration Has Little Impact on Quality Measures
Experimental Test May Quickly Diagnose Sepsis
New Kaiser Permanente Medical School Plans to Waive Tuition
Hospital Prices Growing Faster Than Physician Prices
Health Care Spending Per Person Increased to $5,641 in 2017
Many Systematic Reviews Do Not Fully Report Adverse Events
FDA: Number of U.S. Women With Breast Implant-Caused Cancer Has Increased
Outcomes Good for Autologous Reconstruction After Implant Fail
Report IDs Areas Lacking Good Practice in Health Tech Assessment
Mandibular Contour Surgery Training System Beneficial
FDA Down to 5 Weeks of Funding to Review New Drug Applications
Adoption of Advanced Health IT Capabilities Inconsistent
American College of Physicians Releases 7th Edition of Ethics Manual
Prices Still Explain High U.S. Health Care Spending
Private Equity Acquisition of Physician Practices Discussed
Increase in Brand-Name Drug Cost Mainly Due to Existing Drugs
Many Female Health Care Workers Live in Poverty
Medical Marketing Has Increased in Past 20 Years
ACA Coverage Gains Could Erode Without Individual Mandate
Meta-Analysis: Botulinum A Tops Placebo for Chronic Migraine
Low-Priced Generic Drugs Most Likely to Have Shortages
Targeted Muscle Reinnervation Can Reduce Phantom Limb Pain
Initiative Can Cut Gender Gap in Medical School Faculty Salaries
New AAP Guideline Available for Infantile Hemangioma Treatment
Growth in Use of Telemedicine Seen From 2005 to 2017
Affordable Care Act Sign-Ups Higher Than Expected
FDA Advisory Panels: Prescribe Naloxone With Opioid Painkillers
Exclusion of Doctors From Public Health Insurance Up 2007 to 2017
Persistent Discrimination ID'd Among Physician Mothers
Medication Errors Resulting in Death Most Common in Elderly
Enrollment Under the Affordable Care Act Down From Last Year
2017 Saw Slowing in National Health Care Spending
U.S. Medical Schools See Increase in Diversity
Paid Childbearing Policies Lacking for Residents
Free Flap Breast Reconstruction Safe in Elderly Patients
HIT-Related Stress Linked to Burnout Among Physicians
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