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Marijuana requests: Relief or ‘permission’?

Dr. Ejnes agrees that the data in marijuana's favor are not yet definitive. ... Editor's Note: Dr. Ejnes is Chair-elect of ACP's Board of Regents.
November 2010

Managing gluten sensitivity can mean managing patient expectations

The first consideration in dealing with this situation, experts say, is to try to rule out other conditions that could be causing a patient's GI symptoms, including wheat allergy, celiac ... It's also key to ask patients questions about their diet to
September 2014

Refusal of treatment can present some tricky ethical dilemmas

ACP President Molly Cooke, MD, FACP, addresses recent criticism of the College's involvement in securing access to care. ... And our Resident's Corner discusses how young physicians must learn to balance their professional and personal sides when family
February 2014

Portable ultrasounds offer advantages, but some experts say no

Read our story to learn more. This month's other inside feature looks at programs at several medical schools across the country that aim to improve students' understanding of what it ... Next month's issue of ACP Internist will feature a wrapup of our
May 2014

Keeping up with cannabis

What's more, patients who are ingesting, smoking, or inhaling marijuana or related products may not be telling their physicians about them. ... Sincerely,. Jennifer Kearney-Strouse. Executive Editor.
April 2019

Cause of chronic pancreatitis can be hard to pinpoint

Most physicians know that it's easy to recommend exercise to patients but much harder to do so in way that's taken seriously. ... Our story discusses one physician's preferred model for“ prescribing” exercise, which covers specific factors like
January 2014

Devil can be in the details for DME requests

Further complicating matters, some DME requests come in without a patient's knowledge or the patient places a DME order without first discussing it with the physician. ... Our Conference Coverage section in this issue is from Digestive Disease Week 2014
July 2014

E-cigarettes are popular, but health effects are questionable

Our featured stories this month tackle 2 controversial topics. In our first story, Paula S. ... Our second story updates readers on the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force's latest recommendations on lung cancer screening.
March 2014

Hypertension guidelines lead to vigorous debate

This issue includes stories centered on various aspects of hypertensions, as well as topics specific to mean's health, electronic health records and physical rehabilitation referrals. ... For example, an EHR's copy-and-paste function may cause incorrect
April 2014

Vigilance needed to combat osteoporosis

2016 was a turbulent year, due in large part to the U.S. ... Sincerely,. Jennifer Kearney-Strouse. Executive Editor, ACP Internist.
January 2017

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