This content was reprinted from kaiserhealthnews.org with permission from the Henry J. Kaiser Family members Foundation. Kaiser Health News, an independent news service editorially, is a program of the Kaiser Family Foundation, a nonpartisan health care policy research firm unaffiliated with Kaiser Permanente. In a commentary accompanying this article in the Archives of Internal Medicine, Joseph Vassalotti and Erin DuPree, both from Mount Sinai Medical Center in NY, USA, caution that clinicians shouldn’t order extra preoperative lab tests unless necessary really, as it has been shown that few results in fact affect management.Protect your assets, because it is becoming quite clear given that your government does virtually nothing useful to protect them for you.. $850 Billion Bailout Fails to Ease Global FINANCIAL MELTDOWN Today the world was rocked by significant financial events that have driven the global finance program to the brink of true disaster. The scary part in every this? The bailout didn’t ease fears. That’s right: The $850 billion bailout didn’t work. At least not however. And world markets were crashing today, sending investors running for cover.