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Improving cirrhosis outcomes requires increasing care coordination

11 days ago   |   By Healio

Increasing care concentration for patients with cirrhosis, which was found to be less than optimal, increased mortality and health care use, according to data published in Clinical Gastroenterology and Liver Disease.
“Optimal management of cirrhosis is a multidisciplinary effort that demands vigilance,” Shirley Cohen-Mekelburg, MD, MS, from the University of Michigan, and colleagues wrote. “We show that increasing concentration of care among providers is associated with an increase in mortality and hospitalization.”
The study comprised 26,006 patients with cirrhosis on
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Mayo Clinic launches Clinical Data Analytics Platform to improve the health of patients

11 days ago   |   By News Medical

Mayo Clinic announced the Clinical Data Analytics Platform as the first venture under the Mayo Clinic Platform, a strategic initiative to improve health care through insights and knowledge derived from data.
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