The intensive care unit (ICU) is a place for patients to stabilize and recover with round-the-clock care from a diverse medical team. Learn how to navigate the ICU from a critical care physician.
Primary care physicians do much more than give you physicals and refer you to specialists. Research suggests they keep you out of the ER, OR and ICU. But to serve the growing needs of Baby Boomers, your doctor doesn’t work alone. Meet your team of caregivers.
Contributors: Michael A. Dombrowski, MS, PA-C and Josanne K. Pagel, MPAS, PA-C Have you ever been offered an appointment with a PA? When you come home, maybe you tell your spouse, and it goes something like this: I saw a “PA” today. What’s that? A physician assistant. OK, what’s that? A physician assistant (PA) is … Read More