EMR incentive payments can top more than $40,000 for a single doctor over several years, $20 billion nationwide http://bit.ly/8kwiCA
Limits on medical malpractice can reduce the federal budget deficit by $54 billion over the next decade http://bit.ly/8lZA8q
American Academy of Neurology: Transcutaneous electric nerve stimulation, or TENS, does not work for low back pain http://bit.ly/78agEl
Women who take long time (years) to get pregnant are more likely to give birth to unhealthy babies for various reasons http://bit.ly/8SIB0S
‘Avatar’ Fails Antismoking Test: Environmental scientist played by Sigourney Weaver smokes a cigarette in the film http://bit.ly/5SWiLD
Update on gout: new therapeutic strategies and options - Nat. Rev. Rheumatology (PDF) http://bit.ly/7DhRxE
Should Patients And Doctors Be Facebook Friends? http://bit.ly/4XnKnH - I don't think so but I could be wrong.
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