The Medicare program that covers physician and outpatient services.
Medicare is the United States government’s health insurance program for the aged and some disabled persons. Medicare is currently available to people 65 and older and to people with certain disabilities.
Medicare Part A covers inpatient hospital stays.
- Medication, ACE-inhibitor
660-667, 707-708.) Historically, it is interesting that the ACE inhibitors were originally developed from the venom of a poisonous Brazilian snake.
1. A drug or medicine. 2. The administration of a drug or medicine.
- Medication, anti-infective
Something capable of acting against infection, by inhibiting the spread of an infectious agent or by killing the infectious agent outright. Anti-infective is a general term that encompasses antibacterials, antibiotics, antifungals, antiprotozoans and antivirals.
- Medication, anti-platelet
Platelet-blocking drugs. Drugs that reduce the tendency of platelets in the blood to clump and clot. These drugs are used to reduce the risk of heart attacks and strokes.
- Medication, antibiotic
ACHROMYCIN and SUMYCIN), a broad-spectrum agent effective against a wide variety of bacteria including Hemophilus influenzae, Streptococcus pneumoniae, Mycoplasma pneumoniae, Chlamydia psittaci, Chlamydia trachomatis, Neisseria gonorrhoeae, and many others. The first drug of the tetracycline family, chlortetracycline, was introduced in 1948.