Healthcare Data Digest, May 20, 2011
May 20, 2011 Volume 1 Issue 20

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  1. Overweight in Middle Age Tied to Dementia

  2. Physicians Challenged by e-Prescribing

  3. New Medicare Program to Cause More Costs than Benefits

  4. New Chart: Who Conducts the Home Visit for Care Transition Programs?

  5. Increasing Number of Family Physicians Curbs Readmissions

  6. Autism Affects 1 in 38 Children in South Korea

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