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Dr. Tom Frieden said it’s “really striking” how the number of primary care visits “has plummeted.”
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Is the “in-person” standard of care appropriate for telemedicine?
“We went into it with expectations of, ‘We’ll treat as many patients as you need us to take,” Commander Erin Blevins recalled.
Many clinicians have asked whether a physician should use a mask while seeing patients without COVID-19 in the office.
The physician event will feature 10 teams of two, with one physician handing over her account to her black female counterpart for the day.
Most of us are unaware of our biases and falsely believe we are free of them.
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