Austin FraktToday's musical selection: Fanfare for the Common Man, by @nyphil. Notes:
. Slow tempo (hard!)
. Superb intonation even on unison high notes (hard!)
. Listen as if you're hearing this live, for the 1st time (goosebumps!).
The 100-page federal plan laid out a grim prognosis and outlined a response that would activate agencies across the government.
Austin FraktI am obsessed with these questions:
- How will it end?
- What will society look like?
- What will be the lasting effects?
I know NOW is very important, but I'm still wondering about 18 months from now and beyond.
To cope with incipient coronavirus outbreaks, Washington and New York have announced emergency directives requiring insurers to cover COVID-19 testing without
Austin FraktOver time, if you pay attention, you learn certain, basics from experts. One from @nicholas_bagley that I've learned is to always ask, "What about ERISA?" Yes, it's relevant to the coronavirus. Read
Objective To examine the associations between stopping treatment with opioids, length of treatment, and death from overdose or suicide in the Veterans Health Administration.
Design Observational evaluation.
Setting Veterans Health...
Austin Frakt"Patients were at greater risk of death from overdose or suicide after stopping opioid treatment, with an increase in the risk the longer patients had been treated before stopping."