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Latest updates on ACP's priorities, initiatives

ACP announces new, updated Practice Advisor modules.“ Diagnosis and Initial Management of Hypertension,”“ Management of Uncontrolled Hypertension,”“ Managing Diabetes Mellitus,” and other ACP Practice Advisor modules are available for
September 2018

Warnings on prostate drugs, HIV combination therapy

New warnings on gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) agonists about the potential risk of heart disease and diabetes in men treated with these medications for prostate cancer. ... The warnings are based on an FDA analysis finding that patients receiving
January 2011

The best self-management is ‘specific, do-able and realistic’

management of diabetes patients, only about 5% of patients met their goals in control and recommended screenings. ... the gap through his or her own actions.“ The introduction makes the point that diabetes complications are easier to prevent than to
April 2008

Rethinking SIBO in the microbiome era

Di Palma. For example, patients with diabetes or chronic opioid use are at increased risk for developing SIBO because of dysmotility, and older patients and those on proton-pump inhibitors (PPIs) ... Rochester, Minn., gastroenterologist Stephanie Hansel,
May 2019

New meningitis vaccine, hepatitis C drug approved

Liraglutide (Victoza) carries a potential risk of medullary thyroid carcinoma and acute pancreatitis and so is not recommended as first-line therapy for diabetes, a recent safety notice from the manufacturer
January 2015

It's not too late to start quality reporting and get paid for it

For example, one measure can be related to diabetes, one to falls prevention and the third to urinary continence. ... Diabetes mellitus Intent to report code: G8485 Included reporting codes: 1-Hgb A.
July 2008

New insulin questioned; carbon emission price proposed

They are like diet and exercise for severe uncontrolled diabetes, necessary but inadequate when what we need is a strong dose of insulin to drive down the glucose quickly.
September 2016


I recently had a diabetic patient come to me embarrassed with his poor control.“ Why have you been having such a hard time lately controlling your diabetes?” I asked.“ Well,” he ... My patient really did want to control his diabetes, but was very
September 2019

Unmask malnutrition with careful questions

Given a new focus on chronic inflammation as a cause of malnutrition, internists should consider at risk any patient with a chronic disease like heart disease or diabetes who may secondarily ... Granieri said risks for undernutrition include the following
April 2015

What economic theory can teach us about retail clinics

For example, patients who are newly diagnosed with chronic conditions such as diabetes or heart failure invariably require long-term follow-up with multidisciplinary teams that comprise physicians, nurses, pharmacists, and
June 2016

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