Readers respond about managing depression and obtaining prior authorization.
Readers submit their thoughts on bone mineral density testing and a better title for “internal medicine.”.
Amy E. Foxx-Orenstein, FACP.
ACP members take the organization to task for its positions on modifying reimbursement to doctors, and the organization's legislative leader offers a wider viewpoint on the issue in response.
Readers respond to ACP Internist coverage of issues surrounding the time spent with patients, ICD-10 coding changes, and physician burnout.
Readers respond on a variety of issues, and Richard J. Baron, MD, MACP, takes up the challenge on the need for Maintenance of Certification.
Readers consider recent articles on futile cases, autism and payment reform.
ACP Hospitalist, ACP mobile content, ACP Press, and ACP QI programs.
Readers react to the generation gap in internal medicine, and other issues.
Physicians will bear the costs of the update to ICD-10; population studies need to apply their predictive value to individual patients; health care reform can cover everyone only when it curbs escalating costs.