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Summer 2019

The career development quarterly for physicians of all specialties, PracticeLink Magazine provides readers with feature articles, compensation stats, helpful job search tips—as well as recruitment ads from organizations across the U.S.

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38 S UMMER 2019 PracticeLink.com T E C H N O T E S Steward Health Care Welcome to The New Health Care Steward Health Care is a physician-led, fully integrated national health care service organization. Steward is committed to providing the highest quality of care in the communities where our patients live. With more than 23,000 employees, Steward is one of the fastest growing health care systems in the nation. Texas, Arizona and Louisiana Specialties: Neurology, OBGYN, FP, Urology, IM, Pulmonary Critical Care, Internal Medicine, & Vascular Surgery. If you are interested in learning more about these opportunities or would like to apply, please contact: Anne Long, Physician Recruitment Office: 615.467.1353 Email: Anne.Long@steward.org PE & DVT dx tool I have featured several apps by Joshua Steinberg, M.D., in the past— and this one gets a great update. The P e & DVT dx tool app incorporates a clinician's pretest probability via the Wells DVT score to help make decisions on whether or not to order a D-dimer or imaging. The app offers one algorithm for DVT diagnosis and two algorithms for P e diagnosis. The app makes it easy to go through these algorithms based on what you're evaluating and gives the option to view the algorithms on one page via a large diagram. The new addition is the evaluation of a pulmonary embolism in a pregnant patient. This is based on a study published in the Annals of Internal Medicine in October 2018, by Righini M, et al., "Diagnosis of Pulmonary Embolism During pregnancy: A multicenter Prospective Management Outcome Study." As usual, Steinberg does a great job of providing all the references, as well as detailed explanations. Win! Find your next practice—and enter to win a $500 gift card—at PracticeLink.com/Win. p Price: Free. iPhone, iPad: apple.co/2TrLAxm Android: Not available

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