Neurology patients faced with rising out-of-pocket costs for tests, office visits

MINNEAPOLIS – Just like with drug costs, the amount of money people pay out-of-pocket for diagnostic tests and office visits for neurologic conditions has risen over 15 years, according to a new study published in the December 23, 2020, online issue of issue of Neurology®, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology. The […]

Pediatric ER saw steep drop in asthma visits during spring COVID-19 lockdown

IMAGE: There was a steep drop in pediatric asthma visits to one ER during COVID-19 lockdown. view more  Credit: ATS Dec. 4, 2020– A new study published online in the Annals of the American Thoracic Society discusses a steep drop off from prior years in asthma-related emergency department (ED) visits at Boston Children’s Hospital during the […]