Physician Salaries Trend Back Up After Pandemic Hit

Physician Salaries Trend Back Up After Pandemic Hit

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Salary growth and increasing demand for doctors are evident in the latest Medscape Physician Compensation Report 2022, as the healthcare sector pulls away from the grip of the global pandemic.

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Cystoscope Calculator Compares Single-Use and Reusable Costs
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Many factors affect the cost of cystoscopy. Our Cystoscope Cost Calculator computes the per-procedure cost for you.
Study Seeks ‘Cut-Off’ Point for Single-Use Hybrid Model
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A hybrid single-use ureteroscopy system allows a facility to experience some of the clinical benefits of single-use ureteroscopes, but is it a cost-effective option?
How Much Money Can Transitioning to Single-Use Cystoscopes Save?
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When this center conducted a 90-day trial of single-use cystoscopes, the result was a major reduction in costs.
Cost-Effectiveness of Single-Use Cystoscopes Calculated in 90-Day Trial
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In addition to saving a significant amount of money, the single-use cystoscope was rated higher by urology department team members in four categories, including overall satisfaction.
Calculating Repair Rates and Costs for Reusable Flexible Ureteroscopes
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The authors of a recent review found that routine repair is costly and may cause delays in service while reusable devices are unavailable. Specialized equipment and staff are needed for sterilization — and inadequate cleaning increases infection risk.
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A recent study found that the carbon footprint of a disposable cystoscope was “significantly lower” than the reusable alterative. An opposing letter to the editor, however, expresses two “serious methodical concerns” with the study.