Did You Know? - Health Insurance Fact: Less than two-fifths (39 percent) of patients with pneumonia receive recommended care. Only 65 percent of older adults are vaccinated against pneumonia. Nearly 10,000 deaths from pneumonia could be prevented each year through regular vaccinations .
Doctor's Realm Quote of the day: The essence of the practice of medicine is that it is an intensely personal matter. The treatment of a disease may be entirely impersonal; the care of a patient must be completely personal. - Francis W. Peabody, M.D.