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Who gets sued: Managed care or me?Much has been written and discussed over the last decade about accountability, particularly as it applies to the issue of liability for medical decision making in the care and treatment of healthcare plan enrollees and beneficiaries.
The future of wound healingResearchers have developed a 3D printer that applies skin cells onto burn wounds. Bio-printed cells enhanced wound healing by three to four weeks compared with untreated or matrix-treated wounds. Researchers are compiling animal data to submit an IND application for a clinical trial.
Forge the pathIn this complicated new era of health care, a prominent dermatologist says, there are some battles to fight and other changes to accept.
A new insurance worldQuality measurement, coverage trends are not new. Opportunity for specialty to develop its own valid data gathering methods. Dermatologists can seek guidance from specialties that have had success
Types of wounds and dressing optionsThe March Table of the Month discusses various dressing options and review times for certain wound types.