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Guidelines get their own conference at G-I-N

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.
February 2017

Top 10 afib pearls manage cardiology's ‘bread and butter’

Atrial fibrillation has been called “the bread and butter” of cardiology, and a condition that impacts all aspects of internal medicine practice.
June 2015

Creating a practice that's open to GLBT patients

Based on that “official” experience, he offered some tips to conference attendees on making a physician practice welcoming to patients of all sexual orientations.
January 2013

Moving toward effective physical activity counseling

Physicians should determine patients' aerobic fitness, which may be an even better indicator of their risk for heart disease and premature death than smoking and hypertension, according to a scientific statement.
February 2017

Discussing prognosis: The topic that patients and doctors dread

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
June 2011

Guiding clinicians through GI diagnoses

ACP Internist wraps up highlights of Digestive Disease Week, including dyspepsia, weight loss and incontinence, as well as the latest about the risks of proton-pump inhibitors and antithrombotics.
September 2009

Cognitive strategies take good physicians to greatness

On-the-job learning, feedback, simulation, and deliberate practice can take a good clinician to the next level.
May 2014

Information plus documentation a must for informed consent

Documentation of informed consent is an important deterrent to malpractice and negligence claims. One physician describes how his informed consent process was the deciding factor in a missed case of prostate cancer, and outlines how any physician
January 2012

Medicine and management: hits from Hospital Medicine

Arora said. “This can easily be avoided.”. More coverage is available at ACP Hospitalist's blog.
July 2009

‘Geriatric tsunami’ carries elderly obesity

By 2030, more than 20% of the U.S. population is expected to be over the age of 65, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. The expected rise in functional impairment in later years can be staved off with a healthy lifestyle.
February 2017

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