Did You Know? - Health Insurance Fact: Underuse of care is sometimes a greater problem than overuse. Patients do not receive recommended care (as prescribed in national medical specialty guidelines) about 46 percent of the time. Another 11 percent of patients receive care that is not recommended and potentially harmful, according to practice guidelines .
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