Assessing and managing pain can be complicated in elderly patients. Learn which tools work, which tools don't, and how to optimize treatment.
1 Jul 2013
Updated performance measures released on cardiac rehab referral
14 Sep 2010
Taking care of a patient with rheumatoid arthritis involved a partnership between internists and subspecialists, agree physicians managing cardiovascular risks, cancer or infections.
1 Jul 2010
Rehab with optional later knee surgery works for ACL tears
27 Jul 2010
Arthroscopic surgery may have little or no benefit for degenerative tears of the meniscus, according to a new study.
9 Sep 2014
CMS has begun to apply ICD-10 coding standards more concretely, such as adding them to future versions of its coverage policies.
1 Jun 2013
Readers weigh in on the physician-patient relationship and difficulties of health insurance.
1 Sep 2017
The American Heart Association (AHA) and the American College of Cardiology (ACC) released the “2014 Guideline for the Management of Patients with Non-ST-Elevation Acute Coronary Syndromes” (NSTE-ACS) last week.
30 Sep 2014
The new president of Physicians for a National Health Program, an ACP Fellow, shares his vision for health care reform.
1 Jul 2013
Despite poor awareness and a lack of training on handling peripheral artery disease, internists can and should be able to recognize the symptoms and manage 95% of cases. Experts advise how to diagnose and treat the condition.
1 Apr 2011