Patient Care
Dec. 13, 2017

Identifying patients with a history of sexual assault can improve care

High-profile sexual assault allegations point to need for patient screening, OUHCOM researchers say.

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Dispelling the myths about OMT

Misconceptions surrounding osteopathic manipulative treatment may be fueling the reason that the practice is becoming less common among DOs, says Dr. Chin, DO.

Downsizing

Micropractices: Small footprint, big changes for patient care, DOs say

A different way to practice

A micropractice is a type of solo practice that aims to run more efficiently by reducing overhead costs in order to increase time with patients. Physicians running micropractices limit the size of their patient population and employ time-saving technologies to increase efficiency; these actions serve the goal of fostering a strong patient-doctor relationship.