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Telemedicine connects remote areas with care

A large part of her work is follow-up for chronic conditions like diabetes or hypertension, but she also does general primary care.“ I always say if you're lucky enough
April 2008

‘Geriatric tsunami’ carries elderly obesity

Villareal noted. He added that in older patients, bariatric surgery is associated with an“ acceptable” complication rate of about 57%, excess weight loss of about 54%, resolution of diabetes in about
February 2017

MKSAP Quiz: Oral mucosal lesion

Risk factors include diabetes mellitus, immunosuppression, use of inhaled corticosteroids, or wearing dentures.
May 2012

Well visits not just for kids anymore

Nutrition counseling: three hours in the first year after diagnosis with diabetes or kidney disease and two hours annually thereafter. ... I spent 15 minutes evaluating his leg, the state of his diabetes, as well as making a referral for an X-ray and
June 2011

Internists don't need to defer treating pain

Even if internists would rather refer most patients to pain specialists, that's not always a realistic option considering the high incidence of pain (it affects more Americans than diabetes, heart ... The decision to prescribe opioids, which are also
May 2011

Warning about contrast agents, reviews under way on Stalevo

disease. The FDA is also reviewing data on whether diabetes drug pioglitazone (Actos) is associated with an increased risk of bladder cancer.
November 2010

Consider country, culture when caring for Latino patients

Carrasquillo. The good news is that U.S. Latinos continue to live longer than their peers despite limited access to care and higher rates of some conditions, including obesity and diabetes,
June 2014

Rethinking the value of the annual exam

Everyday Choices. The American Cancer Society, American Diabetes Association and American Heart Association joined in this initiative to better inform clinicians and patients on screenings for common diseases.
January 2010

MKSAP Quiz: Progressive, worsening fatigue

He has no pain. The patient has hypertension, treated with hydrochlorothiazide, and type 2 diabetes mellitus, controlled by diet.
November 2011

ACP Master aims to make a difference in the public's health

Occupation: Director of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), one of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). ... They include diabetes, endocrine disorders, metabolic diseases, cystic fibrosis, digestive diseases.
April 2008

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