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Look for reasons if patients refuse advice

Dizon, MD, FACP, director of the Oncology Sexual Health Clinic at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. ... Magnus. “Sometimes it's up to the state,” he said. “For example, with things like tuberculosis, public health officials are authorized
February 2014

ICD-10 changes looming amid a modern medical landscape

But is ICD-10 the fix that offers more detail and specificity in capturing health care data? ... Without ICD-10 data, there will be serious gaps in the ability to extract important patient health information needed to support research and public health
February 2015

Calmer talk needed about mammography

J Womens Health. 2009;18:1403-12. Fletcher SW. Sounding board: Whither scientific deliberation in health policy recommendations? ... Presented at American Public Health Association Annual Meeting. Philadelphia. Nov. 7-11, 2009.
February 2010

Asking right questions key to detecting abuse

repeatedly, said Christina Nicolaidis, MD, associate professor of medicine and public health at Oregon Health & Science University. ... Medical Association quickly countered by saying health care providers should continue screening those patients.
March 2009

Officers and Regents election results announced

Institutes of Medicine/Association of State and Territorial Health Officials primary care/public health collaboration project, 2012-present; High Value Care Task Force, 2011-present; Governor, Washington State Chapter, 2010-present. ... Colorado Health
March 2014

Increasing nutrition education in medicine

She presented the results at the American Public Health Association's 2019 annual meeting, held last November in Philadelphia. ... We are in West Virginia, which is a very health-disparate, low-socioeconomic-status state,” Ms.
January 2020

Nominees named for College Officer and Regent positions

Wayne J. Riley, MD, MPH, MBA, MACP. Education: BA, Yale University, New Haven, Ct., 1981; MPH, Tulane University School of Public Health, New Orleans, 1988; MD, Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, ... Areas of expertise: Medical education,
November 2013

Debate ignites over safety of e-cigarettes

Rigotti said. “We shouldn't be renormalizing something that looks like smoking [without knowing] the long-term public health impact.”. ... of ‘tobacco product.’ Further research is needed to assess the potential public health benefits and risks
March 2014

Prevention: Who needs it?

Prevention: Who needs it? We've been blogging for some time about threats to the Prevention and Public Health Fund, a fund that supports many critical prevention efforts, including funding state ... If public health measures are effective, the problems
February 2020

Gardasil is good

Types 6 and 11 cause most genital warts, and while warts don't lead to cancer, they are certainly a public health problem. ... It is simply a collection of people's stories and health officials try to follow up on them to see if they have any merit.
February 2020

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