Healing Chronic Wounds from the Patient’s Perspective

Chronic non-healing wounds are a silent epidemic. The U.S. national cost of managing chronic patient wounds is estimated to be a staggering $96.8 billion each year.  The total Canadian healthcare costs of one type of foot ulcer – diabetic foot ulcers – was $547 million in 2011. The average ulcer cost $21,371. Yet if it became a chronic wound the cost could skyrocket to $52,360 for the individual. While the prevalence of non-healing wounds is comparable to heart failure, wound care physicians are playing a high-stakes game in a set of conditions that are largely unrecognized in the media and the general public.

3 Key Steps to Avoiding Medical Malpractice Litigation

The threat of medical malpractice litigation hangs over every practicing physician like an ominous dark cloud. Even casual consultation – the act of dispensing informal advice to a colleague, for example – can be cause for liability concerns.

Medical malpractice litigation is a potential hazard to the careers of every healthcare worker out there. However, there are a number of strategies and practices you can utilize as a health professional to avoid this career-altering landmine. Most of all, working hard to provide the best care possible for your patients will also help defend you and your practice from facing a lawsuit.

A New Superbug – Candida Auris

A new superbug may be emerging, and scientists are concerned about it. The global spread of a new superbug could be catastrophic, as we’ve learned from the COVID-19 pandemic.

In most public places during the COVID-19 pandemic, you cannot enter without a mask. The pandemic has brought concerns about the spread of diseases to the forefront for us all, especially when we have no apparent measures (or no sufficient ones) to treat the diseases they threaten us with.

Medical Informatics: A Move to Improved Patient Outcomes

The field of medical informatics offers more to physicians than clinical practice. Whether a physician chooses to work in a field outside of direct patient care right out of school, or they choose to leave clinical practice later in their career due to burnout, there are a multitude of options available for physicians looking to make a competitive wage and continue contributing to medicine.

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Chronic wounds aren’t something most people have to think about, although those that do know how difficult they can be. With health complications on the rise, we must ask ourselves as healthcare professionals: are chronic wounds a growing problem in our world?

It’s estimated that about 6.5 million Americans suffer from a chronic, non-healing wound of some sort. The annual cost of treating chronic wounds in the US is estimated to be $25 billion, signifying a huge, and potentially even growing, chronic wound care industry.

Slow Down, But Don’t Stop: Why This Part-Time Option for Physicians Outshines Early Retirement

Taking early retirement sounds good when you’re in the trenches every day. It means not having to deal with third-party payers, irritated practice managers, late nights, weekend or holiday calls or bureaucratic tasks that have stripped away the joy you once savored practicing medicine. After years of sacrificing your personal life and free time in favor of medical education, you realize that practicing is almost the same deal: lengthy shifts, little time to yourself, and a mountain of paperwork. Retiring might sound like freedom. You could get enough sleep, go out with friends, and slow down and savor each day.

Laser Indirect Ophthalmoscope Market to Witness Strong Growth

Laser indirect ophthalmoscopy offer advantages like wider field of view, better image resolution, less irritation to the ocular surface, and ease in ophthalmic examination because the ophthalmoscope is mounted on the forehead of the physician/ophthalmologist. Indirect ophthalmoscopes available today facilitate improvements in eye examination results, and care.

Europe To Dominate The Dental Bone Graft Substitute Market

In the European dental market, particularly in the countries of Germany, Sweden, and the Netherlands, the growth factors for this industry are the increase in aging population and governmental expenditure on oral healthcare. The global Dental Bone Graft Substitute Market size is estimated to be $450 million in 2020 and projected to reach $659 million by 2025, at a CAGR of 7.9%.

Healthcare Analytical Testing Services Market Project To Reach New Heights

Factors such as the increased outsourcing of analytical testing services by pharmaceutical companies, rising focus on specialized testing services for biologics and biosimilars, and the growing number of clinical trials are expected to drive the growth of the healthcare analytical testing services market. The Market is expected to greatly increase.

Demand Drives Global Minimally Invasive Surgery Market

Constant technological developments, rise in incidence of chronic diseases, and increase in medical tourism in the developing countries are the reasons for growth of the Minimally Invasive Surgery Market. The procedure is performed through small incision(s) using specialized instruments, miniature cameras with microscopes, tiny fiber-optic flashlights and high definition monitors.

Multiple Factors Drive Demand For Endoscopy Equipment Market

The key factors driving the growth of Endoscopy Equipment Market market include favorable government initiatives, rising number of hospitals and growing hospital investments in endoscopy facilities, technological advancements, and rising prevalence of diseases that require endoscopy. The endoscopes segment is expected to account for the largest share of the market in 2017.

Meningococcal Infections Aid Growth Of Global Conjugate Vaccine Market

Conjugate vaccines are used to create a more powerful, combined immune response from infectious diseases.The vaccines currently in use for children against pneumococcal bacterial infections are made using this technique. The factors fuelling the growth of The Conjugate Vaccine Market includes the increasing demand of meningococcal vaccines and pneumococcal.

Demand For Exact Precision Empowers Surgical Lasers Market

Careful lasers utilize unique light bars to perform surgeries rather than other surgical instruments, like a surgical blade. Different sorts of lasers are utilized, each with explicit capacities during medical procedure. Laser light can be conveyed either persistently or discontinuously and can be utilized with fiber optics to treat territories of the body that are frequently hard to get to.

Antibody Research Boosts Global Electrophoresis Market

Rising use of electrophoresis techniques affects on of growing importance of antibody research in the development of bio therapeutic are the major factors driving the use of electrophoresis, as a result boosted the demand for research applications. Genomic and proteomic technologies have gained significant importance in fields of clinical diagnosis and drug discovery and development.

Demand Accelerates Global Veterinary Orthopedic Implants Market

Increasing number of companion animals worldwide, rising willingness to spend  money on their animal health, growing occurrences of orthopedic injuries thanks to the rising fame of animal sports like racing, racing , bull fighting, dog fighting et al. are a number of the factors which can accelerate the expansion of the veterinary orthopedic implants market within the forecast period of 2020-2027.

Epigenetics Market To Express Healthy Growth

According to a new market research report on epigenetics , the market is projected to reach $1.60 billion by 2022 from an estimated $854.0 million in 2017, at a CAGR of 13.5% during the forecast period. Increase in epigenetics research activities, favorable government funding initiatives, high R&D expenditure, rising incidence of various diseases, and the presence of key players are the key factors driving the growth.

Eco-friendly Products Encourage People to Lead a Happy and Healthy Life

Nowadays, people are inclined towards eco-friendly products to combat the excessive exploitation of our mother nature. It is a great initiative to save the environment from the harsh chemicals that are being used in day-to-day products. Many companies have stepped forward to change the mindset of people and to drive awareness among them about eco-friendly alternatives.

Thermometer Rising In Smart Temperature Management Industry

Market Research Future gives complete enlightenment in the global smart Temperature Management Industry 2020. The study addresses growing demand, production volume, sales revenue, and growth prospects and could witness stability from the year 2017-2023. In these years, the market’s potentiality might climb at a rate of 7%, with a high market valuation of  $5.0 billion.

Respiratory N95 Masks Market Stabilizing at a Healthy Rate

The global respiratory masks (N95 respirators, surgical masks, and others) market is expected to grow from $2.86 Billion in 2019 to about $12.15 Billion in 2020 as there is a massive surge in demand owing to the preventive measures being taken across the globe against the spread of Covid-19. The market is expected to stabilize and reach $6.65 Billion at a CAGR of 23.5% between 2019 and 2023.

Breast Imaging Devices Market Recovering After COVID19 Downturn

The global breast imaging devices market is expected to decline from $3.51 Billion in 2019 to $3.46 Billion in 2020 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of -1.45%. The decline is mainly due to the COVID-19 outbreak that has led to restrictive containment measures involving social distancing, remote working, and the closure of industries and other commercial activities.