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Does old age necessarily mean declining health and cognition or can one age gracefully with a high quality of life?
This was another topic discussed at the recent Health and Wellness conference organized by the University of Maryland Center for Integrative Medicine. Steven Gambert, MD, Professor of Medicine and Surgery and Director of Geriatric Medicine at the University of Maryland Medical Center described preventive aging. Here…Continue
Added by Stephen C Schimpff on May 29, 2012 at 5:36pm — No Comments
Please find below a press release announcing the contribution of the JANUS graphical user interface to the OSEHRA (Open Source Electronic Health Record Agent) code repository, OSEHRA Janus Announcement.
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) funded OSEHRA was launched last fall…Continue
Added by CC-Conrad Clyburn-MedForeSight on May 25, 2012 at 6:57am — No Comments
Thank you to MedTechIQ member Neal Neuberger for bringing this important article to our…Continue
Added by CC-Conrad Clyburn-MedForeSight on May 23, 2012 at 8:00am — No Comments
Can integrative medicine add value to standard western practices? Some would say absolutely not; others point to new scientific evidence that demonstrates the value of specific modalities in specific situations.
Health care is complex, expensive and often depersonalizing. It shouldn’t be. At the University of Maryland Center for Integrative Medicine, the staff focuses on evaluating and involving complementary medicine into traditional…Continue
Added by Stephen C Schimpff on May 11, 2012 at 4:03pm — No Comments