Frequently Asked Questions Her OPTIOn® 1. What is the appropriate code to report when 5. What procedures are included in CPT 58356 performing endometrial cryoablation utilizing and not separately billable? the Her Option® therapy system? Below are some of the more commonly performed CPT 58356 (Endometrial cryoablation with ultrasonic guid- procedures which are n
Heartburn medications comparison chartTYPES/EXAMPLES
HOW THEY WORK
Over-the-counter medications ap-
pear in italic type.
• Sodium bicarbonate–based (Alka- Seltzer ®, Bromo Seltzer ®) • Calcium-based (Alka-2 ®, Titralac™, • Aluminum-based (AlternaGEL®)• Combination of active ingredients (Gelusil ®, Maalox®, Mylanta ®, Rolaids ®) Subsalicylate
• Famotidine (Pepcid ® AC, Maximum • Partially block production of acid Over the counter H2 Blockers
• Cimetidine (Tagamet ®, Tagamet Antagonists
• Nizatidine (Axid®, Axid AR®) • Ranitidine hydrochloride (Zantac ®, Prescription H2 Blockers
• Short-term treatment of
symptomatic gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) esophagitis (longer duration/higher daily dosages) Antacid H2
HOW THEY WORK
appear in italic type.
• Treatment of heartburn and GERD • By prescription Prokinetic Agents
tract to contract, resulting in faster emptying of the stomach Proton Pump
• Omeprazole magnesium (Prilosec®, • Inhibit stomach acid production by OTC PPI
deactivating the acid pumps in the • Treatment of frequent heartburn— Prescription PPI
atic GERD — that is, heartburn associated with GERD.
*Consult a health-care professional for advice if you have taken medication as directed and heartburn continues. *Brand names are registered trademarks of their respective owners.
Alka-Seltzer® is a registered trademark of Bayer HealthCare LLC. Bromo Seltzer® is a registered trademark of Numark Laboratories. Alka-2® is a registered trademark of Bayer HealthCare LLC. Titralac™ is a registered trademark of the 3M Company. Tums® is a registered trademark of GlaxoSmithKline. Milk of Magnesia® is a registered trademark of Bayer HealthCare LLC. AlternaGEL® is a registered trademark of Johnson & Johnson-Merck Consumer Pharmaceuticals Co. Gelusil® is a registered trademark of Pfizer, Inc. Maalox® is a registered trademark of Novartis Consumer Health Inc. Mylanta® is a registered trademark of Johnson & Johnson-Merck Consumer Pharmaceuticals Co. Rolaids® is a registered trademark of McNeil-PPC, Inc. Pepto-Bismol® is a registered trademark of Procter & Gamble. Gaviscon® is a registered trademark of GlaxoSmithKline, Inc. Pepcid® AC, Maximum Strength Pepcid® AC and Pepcid® Complete are registered trademarks of Johnson & Johnson-Merck Consumer Pharmaceuticals Co. Tagamet®, Tagamet HB® are registered trademarks of GlaxoSmithKline, Inc. Axid® is a registered trademark of GlaxoSmithKline, Inc. Axid AR® is a registered trademark of Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Zantac® and Zantac 75® are registered trademarks of Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Reglan® Oral Tablets is a registered trademark of Alaven Pharmaceutical LLC. Prilosec® and Prilosec OTC® are registered trademarks of Procter & Gamble. Prevacid® is a registered trademark of TAP Pharmaceutical Products Inc. Aciphex® is a registered trademark of Eisai Company, Ltd., Tokyo, Japan. Protonix® is a registered trademark of Wyeth Pharmaceuticals. Nexium® is a registered trademark of AstraZeneca, LLC.
Young Adult Complex Disability Service Dr Genevieve Kennedy, Director Rehabilitation Medicine Barbara Scoullar, Occupational Therapist Transition in Victoria –from children’s to adult health servicesMany young adults with complex disabilities have continued to receive health care at the Royal Children’s Hospital (RCH) DHS - Paediatric Transition Process Project 2005 “Comp