com)-- In the face of value-based healthcare's impact on care coordination, healthcare organizations are invited to describe their approach to health risk stratification of high-risk
, high-cost patients and health plan members in a new survey sponsored by the Healthcare Intelligence Network.
Having a viral load * below 50 copies for more than 40 months and having a CD4 count above 500 for more than 18 months lowered chances that HIV-positive women would have high-risk
human papillomavirus (HPV) detectable in the cervix.
Most of the continent is rated high-risk
Men over age 74 years were nine times more likely to have high-risk
disease after a positive prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test, and black men of all ages were twice as likely to have high-risk
disease as were white men, based on a study of 4 years of data extracted from the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) database.
The study found that the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome, diabetes and mean HOMA-IR decreased with low-risk drinking and increased with high-risk
Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius today issued a letter to governors and independent insurance commissioners asking each state to express their interest in participating in the temporary high-risk
pool program established by the new health insurance reform law.
Several studies have examined the role of sensation seeking as a mediating variable in the association between substance abuse and high-risk
Pregnancy and Foetal Diagnosis: Your Journey
The potential incubation period from exposure to onset of symptoms was 7-39 days (median 18 days) in 20 patients with a defined period of exposure to Andes virus in a high-risk
PALMDALE -- Answering criticism about paroling high-risk
sex offenders into California communities, Gov.
Delivered via the Web in real-time, FraudDetector enables lenders to identify high-risk
loans at the point of origination, reducing the potential for fraud-related risk.
For example, for certain individuals in high-risk
professions, such as surgeons and obstetricians, and for many small companies, business owners, doctors, lawyers and other professionals, transferring assets out of their personal name and into a domestic or foreign entity can make it more difficult for creditors or litigants to attach these assets.