When Allan Treadwell views patient charts on his computer, a yellow alert sometimes pops up�a handy feature that tells him when a patient is due for vaccines for hepatitis B, influenza or other ailments.
Determine risk of chronic back pain with a clinical decision rule
A clinical decision rule (CDR) with eight items can classify patients with acute low back pain (LBP) by their risk for chronic pain, according to a study published in the July 1 issue of The Spine Journal.
The Ache: In the digital age, many people spend hours daily bent over computers, phones and tablets�our necks craned forward. Some scientists say this unnatural position can lead to pain, headaches and other symptoms, sometimes collectively called �tex...