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Myocardial Infarctions: The Impact on Mortality Rates

March 20, 2018 Episode 317
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Myocardial Infarctions: The Impact on Mortality Rates
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Myocardial Infarctions: The Impact on Mortality Rates
Mar 20, 2018 Episode 317
Chuck Buck | Erica Remer, MD | Jeffrey E. Epstein, MD | Terry Fletcher | Laurie M. Johnson | Glenn Krauss | Stanley Nachimson
Given that February was American Heart Month, we will continue to focus on cardiology during this episode, as Jeffrey E. Epstein, MD, FACPA appears as a special guest along with Glenn Krauss.
Show Notes

We will continue to focus on cardiology during this episode, as Jeffrey E. Epstein, MD, FACPA, appears as a special guest along with Glenn Krauss. Together the pair co-authored a paper titled "Physician Documentation Impacts Hospital Mortality Rates for Acute Myocardial Infarctions."

Dr. Epstein reports on the need for better physician documentation to achieve better clinical outcomes – and why the challenge, of course, is physician education.

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