Author: mike


Catatonia, FTW!

Just diagnosed catatonia in a patient who became unresponsive and got intubated, got a CT, then a CT stroke protocol, CT angio chest, MRI, spinal tap, continuous EEG, flagrantly extensive metabolic and infectious workup....


Fancy an Appy?

Fancy an appy? That’ll cost you between $1,529 and $186,955. JAMA By comparison, hip replacement seems like a bargain at only between $10,000 and $125,000. JAMA


Obamacare Delivers Early?

Data also show overall health care spending growth continuing at the lowest rate in decades for a fourth consecutive year … From 2009 to 2011, total health spending grew at the lowest annual pace...