Physicians report lacking knowledge about their legal responsibilities under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and may not be confident about their ability to provide the same quality of care to patients with disability as they do to those without it.
We do advocacy work on a daily basis when we see patients, and we have to approach our interactions with legislators in a similar way.
ACP's legislative staff are following four key court cases on affirmative action, gun violence, climate change, and women's reproductive health care rights.
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Varenicline plus counseling improved smoking quit rates compared to counseling alone
Nirmatrelvir/ritonavir rarely leads to rebound, doesn't help average-risk patients, studies find
The first step to treating patients with postacute sequelae of SARS-CoV-2 (PASC) is simple, one expert said: Believe them.
A randomized clinical trial looked at the effects of a visual campaign and a narrative vignette on stigmas surrounding opioid use disorder.
Three steps can help.
This column reviews details on recent recalls, alerts, and approvals.
A 42-year-old woman is evaluated in the emergency department for abrupt-onset palpitations. For the past year, she has been having similar episodes with increasing frequency. Following a physical exam and ECG, what is the most likely rhythm diagnosis?