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Linking Mental Illness To Chronic Physical Illness Risk

Results from a study by Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) demonstrated that individuals aged 18 and older who had any mental illness, major depressive episodes or serious mental illness in the past year, are more likely to have a strke or develop diabetes, high blood pressure, asthma, cardiovascular disease, than those who […]

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Risk Rx Publishes CMEO Article on Diagnostic Errors in Clinical Practice

Risk Rx, a State University of Florida Self-Insurance Program (UF SIP) publication, recently published a reprint of a CME Outfitters, LLC (CMEO) neuroscienceCME Compass Points article written by Christina J. Ansted, MPH, CCMEP. This article discusses the pitfalls of cognitive error in medical misdiagnosis and trace improvements in longer-term patient outcomes when correctly diagnosed, allowing […]

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By R Kennedy | CME . Medical Education . Risk
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