Tag: diseases

ICD-9 Coding for Skin Wounds, Ulcer, Abscesses and Cellulitis

Q: [Integumentary ICD-9 Skin Issues] Can you please discuss ICD-9 coding for skin wounds, ulcer, abscesses, infections, and cellulitis? I am looking to clarify the difference between wound and other types of skin issues previously listed.” Well, I am going to give you a little heads-up, guys, you know I

Cold & Flu Care : How to Care for a Cold

Cold & Flu Care : How to Care for a Cold

The common cold has a tremendous impact on public health. It is a very common reason, for people to see their primary care doctor. Before doing so, I would suggest trying some over the counter medicines, that can help with your symptoms, and help you get over your cold, without

Episode 74: Vaccinations

Episode 74: Vaccinations

Hello and welcome to another episode of Squeaky Wheel Productions’ Disability Series. This week’s topic is Vaccinations. What are vaccinations, how do they work, and why are they important? Get your shots and let’s find out! Vaccinations, also known as vaccines, are medical products that help to boost immunity to

Cold & Flu Care : How to Get Rid of a Cold

Cold & Flu Care : How to Get Rid of a Cold

You have the sniffles again huh? I’m Dr. Savage. I’m an osteopathic family practice physician in Tampa. You’re wondering how to get over a cold. If it is just the common cold try over-the-counter medicines such as decongestants without any contraindications of course or expectorants. One of my favorites is

Cold & Flu Care : How to Prevent a Flu

Cold & Flu Care : How to Prevent a Flu

It’s the flu season again, and you’d like to do whatever you can to avoid catching the flu this year. Hi, I’m Dr. Savage, I’m an osteopathic family practice physician from Tampa. First of all, I must say, consider getting a flu shot, they’re are actually certain populations in which

Cold & Flu Care : How to Get Rid of a Cold

Cold & Flu Care : How to Get Rid of a Cold

You have the sniffles again huh? I’m Dr. Savage. I’m an osteopathic family practice physician in Tampa. You’re wondering how to get over a cold. If it is just the common cold try over-the-counter medicines such as decongestants without any contraindications of course or expectorants. One of my favorites is

Cold & Flu Care : How to Beat Winter’s Cold for Feet & Hands

Cold & Flu Care : How to Beat Winter’s Cold for Feet & Hands

Well it’s winter season again, and you’re concerned about how to keep your hands and feet warm. Hi, I’m Dr. Savage, I’m an osteopathic family practice physician from Tampa. Now you’re wondering, how is a Dr. from Tampa going to teach me how to keep my hands and feet cold,

Fecal–oral route | Wikipedia audio article

The fecal–oral route (also called the oral–fecal route or orofecal route) describes a particular route of transmission of a disease wherein pathogens in fecal particles pass from one person to the mouth of another person. Main causes of fecal–oral disease transmission include lack of adequate sanitation (leading to open defecation),

Inflammatory, Autoimmune, Infectious Diseases (Part 1) | Mimics of Low Back Pain | CO Spine Surgeon

Inflammatory, Autoimmune, Infectious Diseases (Part 1) | Mimics of Low Back Pain | CO Spine Surgeon

hello this is doctor corenman we’re going to talk about inflammatory autoimmune infectious diseases and chronic pain and mimics of low back pain and leg pain these are essentially neurologic diseases or chronic pain diseases that we will discuss again my favorite comment was from the physician famous doctor osler