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Mind-body role may matter in heart disease

He added that physical activity, perhaps via a structured program such as cardiac rehabilitation, may fundamentally improve a patient's prognosis. ... It worked. The patient now shows up for regular visits and follows through with lab tests.
October 2015

Label change for pioglitazone-containing medications

testing of presumptive or possible positive results, which may take a week to a month, before making patient management decisions. ... To facilitate prioritization of confirmatory testing by the CDC or qualified laboratories, notify the laboratory of the
February 2017

Baby boomers' health isn't what they expect

Dr. Vayani will check everything from bloodwork for anemia to the patient's life circumstances. ... Vayani said. But the patient did agree to monitor her blood pressure at home.
July 2012

Lupus presentation may be an ‘imitator’

Then once the diagnosis is confirmed, I would view management as a partnership between internist, rheumatologist, and the patient,” he said. ... The influence of the 1997 updated classification criteria for systemic lupus erythematosus: epidemiology,
November 2014

Patients find medical home in Pennsylvania

Standard 4: Patient Self-Management Support Points (6). A. Assesses language preference and other communication barriers 2. ... B. Actively supports patient self-management 4. Standard 5: Electronic Prescribing Points (8).
April 2009

Behind the scenes at ACP, policy can improve patient care

By carefully crafting evidence-based policies, ACP can influence regulatory agencies and advocate for better patient care. ... The 2 committees worked together and formed a short-term workgroup including members with experience in patient management and
November 2016

NCQA recognizes specialists' efforts at care coordination

access and communication,. identification of patient population,. referral coordination,. planning and management of care,. ... that clarify patient management and comanagement responsibilities.
May 2013

Mistrust, costs, side effects keep patients from taking pills

NEW ORLEANS—No patient walks through the door with a sign proclaiming that she isn't adhering to her medication. ... Carney said. One potential drawback: when a patient skips a day, he skips all of his pills for that day.
February 2009

What's new in other College publications

Enroll today! ACPNet: Analyze your practice patterns and effectively improve your clinical practice and patient management. ... Participate in these current ACPNet projects: ACPNet Pain Management and ACPNet COPD Project.
November 2008

‘Rights, privileges and responsibilities appertaining thereto’

I completed boundless training and memorized the Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support manual so that when called upon, I would meet my professional charge with high-quality chest compressions and patient management. ... His professional goals include
September 2012

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