121 Results for root

  1. Practice Matters — Coding: Risk Adjustment and the Future of Physician Pay

    ... are used for risk adjustment — the root of the Department of Justice's interest and a medical coding topic that every physician practice needs to get smart about.Figure. THE CODES at issue in the Department of Justice

    • Butcher, Lola
    • Neurology Today
    • September 21, 2017
  2. THE FIRST NEUROLOGICAL CONSULTATION: ROOTS IN FIFTH CENTURY BCE

    Clinical neurology is intellectually challenging, and understanding neurological function is generically different from understanding digestion or circulation. Questions of human nature arise at unexpected moments in...

    • York, George K. III MD
    • Neurology Today
    • February 01, 2004
  3. Wellness: What Organizations Are Doing About Burnout: Hint: It Takes More than Better Time-Management

    ... that are examining and proposing solutions to the root causes of burnout.Steven Strongwater, MD, chief executive officer of Atrius Health, suggests that another factor — national policies that burden physicians with...

    • Butcher, Lola
    • Neurology Today
    • November 16, 2017
  4. In the Clinic-Neurorehabilitation: Nerve Transfer Restores Some Hand Function in Spastic Hemiparesis Study

    ... person. This is very interesting biologically. It suggests that with the acute timing of the anastomosis, there was little dying back of the axons from the unaffected root and preserved neurolemma and myelin signaling

    • Samson, Kurt
    • Neurology Today
    • February 08, 2018
  5. In the Pipeline-Alzheimer's Disease: Retinal Amyloid Imaging Shines a Light on Alzheimer's Disease

    ... dye to reveal Abeta in 10 living patients, with a mean age of 76 years and six controls with a mean age of 53 years.Curcumin is extracted from the root of the turmeric plant, a common curry spice. It binds to aggregated

    • Robinson, Richard
    • Neurology Today
    • December 07, 2017
  6. In the Clinic-Tourette Syndrome: Deep Brain Stimulation Found to Improve Symptoms in Tourette Syndrome

    ... instance, an incorrect diagnosis may be at the root of the problem or other conditions could be responsible for exacerbating the motor tics. Sometimes it isn't the dosage or duration of treatment that was insufficient

    • Kreimer, Susan
    • Neurology Today
    • February 22, 2018