Making Friends With MACRA: What You Need to Know NOW
As a doctor or clinician, you may already know about the two payment options, Advanced Alternative Payment Model (APM) and Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS). But there’s a lot more to MACRA that you need to know, especially since 2017 is the first reporting year.
Exercise Leads to Brain Growth
The mechanisms by which exercise leads to brain growth and maintains brain health are not well understood. Researchers determine whether the VEGF hormone plays a vital role in an increase in brain volume after exercise.
Novel 3D-printed spine models to provide surgical training before live operations
A project led by Nottingham Trent University aims to give trainee surgeons the “tactic knowledge” of how it feels to partly remove or drill into vertebrae before undertaking procedures on patients.
Scientists awarded $1.3 million grant to study relationship between traumatic brain injury and dementia
The U.S. Department of Defense has awarded a team of scientists and physicians from leading healthcare institutions across Phoenix a $1.3 million grant over three years to study traumatic brain injury and its relationship to dementia.