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.
Atrial fibrillation has been called “the bread and butter” of cardiology, and a condition that impacts all aspects of internal medicine practice.
On-the-job learning, feedback, simulation, and deliberate practice can take a good clinician to the next level.
Arora said.“ This can easily be avoided.”. More coverage is available at ACP Hospitalist's blog.
conference, held in Philadelphia in November 2010. ... speaker at the conference.
Our conference coverage is from the Society of Hospital Medicine's annual meeting, Hospital Medicine 2019, which was held in March in National Harbor, Md. ... And speaking of conference coverage, next month's issue will be all about Internal Medicine
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.
During a press conference, he offered some reassurance to anyone worried about the strength of the anti-vaccine movement. ... high rates of coverage and really require a great deal of resources,” Dr.
Because neurocognitive decline can have a variety of etiologies, a new definition by the DSM-5 defined mild cognitive impairment as a syndrome, and then drilled down to its etiology.
At the time of the conference, the CMMI had proposed four possible models for pilot programs, and four more were expected soon. ... Rutledge reported. Finding an effective way to interest patients in cost-consciousness and hospital choice will be key to