News in brief – Aug. 18, 2008
New Joint Commission standard tells hospitals to squelch disruptive behaviors
Alzheimer's drug trials surge, suggesting new pathways for care
Medicare DME bidding program on hold
Ruling puts South Dakota abortion consent law into effect
News in brief – Aug. 18, 2008
Psychiatrists scrutinize APA's revenues from drug industry
Uninsured problem lowers U.S. health system's performance score
California courts to sort out balance-billing issues
News in brief – Aug. 18, 2008
Greening your practice
Examine buy-in provisions of employment agreements
Medical schools, research groups to offer content for new online resource
Aetna tries paying patients to take their meds
Making medicine more diverse
Letters to the Editor – Aug. 18, 2008
House of Medicine's Medicare win aids doctors and patients
Rebuilding body and spirit
House advances FDA authority over tobacco
Prediabetes guidelines' aim
News in brief – Aug. 18, 2008