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Obituary | ACP Internist

James T. Dove, MACP.
January 2011

MKSAP Quiz: Foot pain following catheterization | ACP Internist

A 68-year-old man was admitted to the hospital 3 days ago for a non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction and underwent cardiac catheterization via the right groin. Today, the patient reports pain in his left toes and diffuse soreness in the left calf.
November 2012

Just listen : ACP Internist

I just got back from a brief trip to Florida. I went down there to celebrate my mother’s 85th birthday. As you might expect, her social circ...
April 2019

Getting there : ACP Internist

I had the opportunity last week to participate in a day-long meeting sponsored by the Heart Rhythm Society . The goal was to help HRS develo...
April 2019

Joplin hospital rebuilds, better than before | ACP Internist

After a tornado in 2011 destroyed St. John's Medical Center in Joplin, Mo., a new facility will open that will focus on a patient-centered experience, from the aesthetics to the wayfinding to storage and security.
October 2014

Screening for PTSD after life-threatening medical events | ACP Internist

Internists are in position to screen for and spot signs of post-traumatic stress disorder following life-threatening medical events such as heart attack and stroke. Yet this is not always part of usual care.
November 2015

MKSAP Quiz: Pleuritic chest pain | ACP Internist

A 34-year-old woman is evaluated for sharp intermittent pleuritic chest pain that has persisted for 1 week. The pain is worse when she lies down in the supine position. She has had no fever, chills, cough, or weight loss. She had acute viral
April 2012

Promoting literacy to increase adherence | ACP Internist

Roughly 80 million Americans navigate health care's complexities with limited health literacy skills. Learn easy steps that help patients understand what they need to do, without the need for formal literacy screening or for questions that might
July 2011

Managing the elderly with cardiovascular disease | ACP Internist

As patients are living longer, they're seeking more care for their cardiovascular diseases, as well as the accompanying comorbities such as diabetes. Effective therapy works in the older population, say the experts.
October 2011

PPI's benefits can outweigh their possible risks | ACP Internist

The key to proper use of proton-pump inhibitors is monitoring patients closely to determine if they are benefitting from long-term therapy, or could potentially discontinue or reduce their dose.
October 2012

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