From the March 1999 issue:
- Amid conflicting reports, decision on PAC delayed
- How direct-to-consumer advertising is putting the squeeze on physicians
- At risk: Medicare funding for GME
Why educators are nervous about a proposal to move GME funding
- Why too many are dying of AIDS at the altar of privacy
Instead of ceding to fears about confidentiality, public health should push for notification programs
- News briefs
- Will the Y2K bug force you to replace your computer?
Tips to determine how the year 2000 problem will affect your practice's ability to conduct business
- Consult billing, DME fraud and the year 2000 issues
- Practice briefs
- Medical textbooks are making their way to the Web
Electronic textbooks offer up-to-the-minute information, but is that what physicians really need?
- Electronic books you can read on the train—or the couch
- Tips on talking to patients about advance directives
Getting beyond simplistic statements like 'no machines' can dramatically improve end-of-life planning
- OIG says it is not gunning for doctors
- Chapter meetings
- CME Bulletin Board
- President's Column
Competition in health care: a look at what went wrong
- Regents approve new policies on angina, Medicare, access
- ACP-ASIM News
- Washington Perspective
What should internists expect from the 106th Congress?
- College unveils new plan to care for the uninsured
- State court rules patients can sue their health plans
- ACP-ASIM supports proposal to recoup tobacco-related costs
- Bylaws changes to be voted on at 1999 Annual Session
- Obituaries: Thomas L. Carr, MACP and Chester Cassel, FACP
Internist Archives Quick Links
Reviews of the World's Top Medical Journals—FREE to ACP Members!
ACP JournalWiseSM is mobile optimized with optional email alerts! Get access to reviews from over 120 of the world’s top medical journals alerting you to the highest quality, most clinically relevant new articles based on your preferred areas of specialty. ACP Members register your FREE account now!
New CME Option: Internal Medicine 2014 Recordings
New CME Package
Includes 75 of the most popular sessions in internal medicine and the subspecialties. Stream the sessions, answer brief quizzes and earn CME credit. See details.