Current Issue - April 2015
Doctors continue to be frustrated by their patients' chronic pain problems, due to a lack of evidence on opioids' long-term effectiveness and strong evidence of potential harms.
Increasing awareness of the harmful effects of under- and overnutrition can in turn increase nutritional assessments in primary care.
Changes to the Maintenance of Certification process advocated by College leadership are the beginning of meaningful reform of the process, not the end.
More specific information required in clinical documentation will lead to more efficient claims processing under the ICD-10 requirements that take effect in October.
ACP's fourth decade started with the restoration of pre-World War II programs that had been suspended, as well as struggles with more philosophical issues.
ACP Internist Weekly
From the April 14, 2015 edition
- Task Force releases systematic review about diabetes screening
- Guideline offers recommendations to prevent acute COPD exacerbations
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