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.
Arora said. “This can easily be avoided.”. More coverage is available at ACP Hospitalist's blog.
On-the-job learning, feedback, simulation, and deliberate practice can take a good clinician to the next level.
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
This issue also covers racial disparities and COVID-19, conference coverage on diabetes and LGBTQ care, and myocardial infarction in the elderly. ... Two conference coverage stories in this issue are from the American Diabetes Association's 2020
at the virtual conference, she presented a poster showing continued decline since that time.
A physician relates how online communication with patients has streamlined his health care delivery and even provided a trickle of revenue.
An ever-changing knowledge base without clear consensus makes diabetes management especially challenging.
The prevalence of eosinophilic esophagitis, a disease virtually unknown 25 years ago, has risen dramatically as more endoscopies are done and more early-life exposures occur that can induce the condition.
One challenge of treating cancer is preventing, diagnosing, and treating heart failure in at-risk patients, and figuring out which patients would benefit from intervention.