This issue also covers IMGs and immigration policy, along with conference coverage on gastroenterology and the art of diagnosis. ... Our conference coverage this month comes from the American College of Gastroenterology's annual meeting, which was held
Our story on page 15 has more details. Our conference coverage this month is from Hospital Medicine 2014, which took place in Las Vegas in March. ... Next month’s issue of ACP Internist will feature a wrapup of our coverage from Internal Medicine 2014,
Qaseem. Researchers at the conference also considered new ways to collaborate and combine resources. ... Presenters at the G-I-N conference also tackled issues such as overdiagnosis, which Dr.
There are 4 types of fever of unknown origin, and distinguishing among them starts with the first step: Look for clues from the history and other presenting symptoms.
Conference coverage addressing highlights: TNF-antagonists don't increase cancer risk, Patients with RA have about the same risk of developing cardiovascular disease as type 2 diabetics, and an association between ... Research presented at the conference
Physicians may try to overcome their discomfort in talking about death by delivering an overly optimistic prognosis. But the eventual, inevitable decline may actually make the patient feel much worse. An effective strategy incorporates the patient's
Malaria research is turning from short-term prophylaxis for travelers to elimination and eradication. Drug costs and new ethics rules for research are key drivers of the new direction.
Susan R. Miller, RN, suspected that business was being lost during the office's peak calling periods. So she did a study.
Primary care physicians can offer more specific advice when they suggest exercise##mdash;frequency, intensity and type, for example##mdash;to increase their patients' likelihood of following through.
Our Conference Coverage section in this issue is from Digestive Disease Week 2014 and the American Academy of Neurology’s annual meeting, held this spring in Chicago and Philadelphia, respectively.