In other news, atrial fibrillation dramatically increases diabetic patients' risk of death, but that increase can be mitigated with blood-pressure medication, new data from the ADVANCE trial revealed. ... In the News comes from ACP InternistWeekly, an
Researchers reported results in the Archives of Internal Medicine. Screening rates were higher (44.0% vs. ... A. In the News comes from ACP InternistWeekly, an e-newsletter provided every Tuesday by ACP Internist.
Cardiology criteria, ICD benefit in the elderly, and other recent news. ... In the News is a product of ACP InternistWeekly, an e-newsletter provided every Tuesday by ACP Internist.
QD: News Every Day. ACP Internist's daily digest of primary care in the news continues with legislative jockeying for health care reform, public rejection of flu vaccination and primary ... Or, they just don't think they'll get the flu. In an NEJM
Joint criteria offer a practical tool to help physicians choose between therapy and intervention for chest pain, and other news. ... In the News comes from ACP InternistWeekly, an e-newsletter provided every Tuesday by ACP Internist.
Hospice for Harmon. There was an unusual sports story in the news last week. ... As quoted in the New York Times piece, Killebrew wrote (via the Minnesota Twins' press office), "I am very comfortable taking this next step and experiencing the
Advance care planning has been in the news again lately, ever since the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services again proposed in July that physicians be paid for discussing the topic ... As Bob Doherty, ACP's senior vice president for governmental
chimaera disease should be in the differential for certain symptoms after cardiac surgery is still spotty, and confined to those who practice ID or cardiothoracic surgery. ... My current unofficial (and extremely incomplete) global case count is at least
It seems there is a new canine skill in the news every day. ... What raised my interest this week was a dog featured on ABC News.
Gadzooks! There's gluten in my Cheerios! Gluten is in the news again. ... Dr. Kirsch is a full time practicing physician and writer who addresses the joys and challenges of medical practice, including controversies in the doctor-patient relationship,