Engaging patients and families in care was the focus of a whole session at the conference, led by Dr.
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
An expert offers four recommendations for tackling value and care model innovation.
this post-enrollment spending bump.“ Expanding coverage to patients 51 to 65 is likely to be a valuable investment for the United States,” Dr. ... Reimbursement is so complicated, in fact, that 57% of the physicians reported asking their patients to
Our conference coverage is from the American Epilepsy Society's annual meeting, held in Philadelphia last December.
Finally in conference coverage, read an in-depth feature from the University of San Francisco's annual Management of the Hospitalized Patient conference, held in San Francisco in October, discussing why
Probiotics are becoming more prevalent in both consumer and health care settings, but the excitement is tempered by problems, including how to define what is and what isn't one.
Cancer patients want information, but not in a way that makes them lose hope. Effective shared decision making and risk communication strategies can help.
Our conference coverage in this issue tackles resistant hypertension, which was the subject of a session at the American Society of Hypertension's annual meeting this May in New York City.
Figuring out what puts a patient at low, average, or high risk of colon cancer was another hot topic at the conference.“ The great majority of people who get screened [for ... At this year's conference, Dr. Imperiale presented data on a new strategy