Colon cancer screening saves lives, but internists have to overcome patients' initial unease with the test. They also need to sort through the multiple guidelines released in 2008 and help their patients choose among the many screening regimens.
A physician diagnoses himself, leaving a colleague to undo some of the mistaken thinking and come up with a simple diagnosis.
Like all screening exams, mammography has a potential adverse effect on comfort, function and psychological well-being.
Function, not age, determines whether a woman will benefit from mammography.
A number of quality improvement programs available from the College can help
Four good reasons why President-elect Barack Obama may succeed in reforming health care.
Inspired by some famous names, an internist pitches his expertise to local TV news stations.
New CPT codes took effect Jan. 1, so our coding expert tells you where to look for commonly used codes.
Make sure your practice is collecting payments from patients and insurers.
A summary of approvals, recalls and a record number of deaths and serious injuries reported.