When used properly and in the correct situation, decision aids save time and costs by better meeting patient needs and increasing adherence.
1 May 2019
The newly launched webpage is dedicated to providing independent practice physicians with resources and tools to help with the business side of medicine.
20 Jul 2021
How can you keep the contents of one patient's medicine cabinet from getting into everyone's drinking water? Eventually, physicians could even be asked to pay attention to environmental impact when deciding which drugs to prescribe.
1 Feb 2009
Online resources are available to help physicians and health care professionals ensure that patients receive the correct immunizations in accordance with the CDC's Recommended Adult Immunization Schedule.
8 Dec 2015
Genetic tests have made tremendous advances, and primary care physicians are going to be the ones who determine whether they're used, and how frequently. Here are a few pointers from Internal Medicine 2012 on what criteria to use.
1 Jun 2012
Resources on health care topics that have the potential to gain attention during the 2016 presidential election offer a breakdown on critical issues, a detailed description of ACP's policy on each issue, and questions to consider while evaluating the candidates' positions.
26 Jul 2016
A diagnosis of dementia brings up potential concerns that physicians can help patients and their caregivers explore in a neutral, nonjudgmental way.
1 May 2020
The textbook offers a roadmap for collaboration between the fields of primary care and public health professionals.
3 Nov 2015
Physicians and others in their practice can boost their odds of vaccination success by the way they frame conversations with patients.
1 Jun 2020
The American College of Radiology offers several ways to access its criteria for appropriate imaging online.
1 Nov 2011