Did You Know? - Health Insurance Fact: Evidence-based medical care indicates that when a patient has a heart attack, the likelihood of that person's dying from a second heart attack can be reduced by over 40 percent through the use of beta blockers. Over 40 percent of patients do not receive this treatment -- the noncompliance rate puts 450,000 Americans at substantially higher risk every day .
Doctor's Realm Quote of the day: The physician should look upon the patient as a besieged city and try to rescue him with every means that art and science place at his command. -- Alexander of Tralles