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Changes, challenges in treating heart failure | ACP Internist

Readmissions among heart failure patients can be prevented with diligent, evidence-based primary care. But with their time at a premium, physicians can be increasingly concerned about meeting the needs of this population.

Heart failure, part two : ACP Internist

Now it's time for the bummer news about heart failure (HF). Historically, there's been no treatment that improves outcomes for those HF pati...

QD: News Every Day--Cancer risk appears higher in heart failure patients : ACP Internist

Patients with heart failure may be at a higher risk for cancer, according to a new study. Researchers used data from the Rochester Epidemio...

QD: News Every Day--9 performance measures for heart failure expand use of beta-blockers to inpatient care, among other recommendations : ACP Internist

Updates to heart failure performance measures include an expanded use for beta blockers and new quality metrics for internal quality improve...

FDA Updates Archives | ACP Internist

ACP Internist provides news and information for internal medicine physicians about the practice of medicine and reports on the policies, products, and activities of ACP.

No kidding : ACP Internist

I tend to “batch read” medical journals. I usually set aside some time on Sunday mornings, after the New York Times and before the Giants k...

Requiem for ABC David : ACP Internist

When I first learned to take care of patients in the hospital, as a third year medical student, we used a mnemonic to help us remember what ...

Stroke news of the obvious : ACP Internist

And in our special conference issue of Stroke News of the Obvious...a study out of UNC that finds it takes longer to care for stroke patient...

QD: News Every Day--Elderly want longevity over quality, but it's tough to predict : ACP Internist

Don't assume elderly heart failure patients are assumed to prefer improved quality of life over longevity, study authors noted. The majority...

Misusing medical technology and escalating the cost of health care : ACP Internist

We are often told that the reason for the high cost of medical care is all of our new technologies and drugs. There is an element of truth i...

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