Tag: <span>ICE</span>

ICE Candidates

ICE: The concept: Insurance companies are requiring an evaluation to determine whether a patient is psychologically a good candidate for procedures like morphine pumps and spinal stimulators. These psychological aspects can be summed in what I personally call the ICE acronym: (Ice) Intellectual: What is the functional (useful in a practical sense) intelligence level of …

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Amputation

“You should find the articles below of interest in understanding the emotional response to amputation and the gender differences …
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discarded

Discarded

Discarded patients: Several years ago, I passed the threshold of having seen 5,000 injured workers. Most of the patients …
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The Drama of Trauma

The drama of trauma: events occur in a context. That context fuels the drama that surrounds the injury. Injury always has …
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