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NSAIDs. The Essentials of Prescribing for Pain

After many years of reviewing prescribing practices of physicians both within correctional systems and outside of the walls, here is somethi

The First Principles of Verbal Jiu-Jitsu

You are seeing a newly booked patient in your jail medical clinic. He states he has been in jails before, many times, and is always given a

Bad Medicine is Expensive!

In the last JailMedicine post, I introduced the subject of Utilization Management (UM) in Corrections. To some, Utilization Management has e

Price Check! Are analogue insulins worth their hefty price?

The analogue insulins were introduced into the United States in the late 1990s and early 2000s. They are called “analogue” insulins beca