Read our story to learn more. This month's other inside feature looks at programs at several medical schools across the country that aim to improve students' understanding of what it ... Next month's issue of ACP Internist will feature a wrapup of our
Dr. Ejnes agrees that the data in marijuana's favor are not yet definitive. ... Editor's Note: Dr. Ejnes is Chair-elect of ACP's Board of Regents.
Most physicians know that it's easy to recommend exercise to patients but much harder to do so in way that's taken seriously. ... Our story discusses one physician's preferred model for “prescribing” exercise, which covers specific factors like
Further complicating matters, some DME requests come in without a patient's knowledge or the patient places a DME order without first discussing it with the physician. ... Our Conference Coverage section in this issue is from Digestive Disease Week 2014
Our featured stories this month tackle 2 controversial topics. In our first story, Paula S. ... Our second story updates readers on the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force's latest recommendations on lung cancer screening.
This issue includes stories centered on various aspects of hypertensions, as well as topics specific to mean's health, electronic health records and physical rehabilitation referrals. ... For example, an EHR's copy-and-paste function may cause incorrect
Read Dr. Bryan's take on Osler's influence on medicine and what he would think of the field today. ... Sincerely,. Jennifer Kearney-Strouse. Executive Editor.
2016 was a turbulent year, due in large part to the U.S. ... Sincerely,. Jennifer Kearney-Strouse. Executive Editor, ACP Internist.
However, although Medicaid expansion was intended to be mandatory, the Supreme Court's 2012 ruling on the ACA in effect rendered expansion voluntary, leaving states to decide whether they want to ... 1, and it's likely that physicians have already been
ACP's annual meeting offered a large variety of learning and networking opportunities. ... As always, ACP Internist's staff was on hand to provide updates via our daily newspaper, blog posts and e-newsletter.