https://acpinternist.org/archives/2010/01/editor.htm. It's a new year, and promises to be an exciting one in health care. ... But concepts such as bundled payments, comparative effectiveness and the patient-centered medical home seem certain to remain
https://acpinternist.org/archives/2008/07/editor.htm. This issue highlights events at Internal Medicine 2008, the College's annual meeting. ... By Janet Colwell, Editor.
https://acpinternist.org/archives/2009/05/letters.htm. PSA tests, fibromyalgia and reconsidering clinical impressions are discussed and debated by ACP members. ... the high prevalence of this debilitating disorder, and the challenges faced in coming to a
https://acpinternist.org/archives/2010/04/letters.htm. Readers respond to the ACP InternistWeekly item about lower pay driving physicians to cut their hours, and to the cover story that questioned ... I am sure that this is a net savings for the system,
the challenges facing Maintenance of Certification and the plans on how to improve it. ... Dr. Cooke refers to as our “social contract” with patients. Maintaining our certification reflects a commitment to our patients and to the profession that we
I have read the recent commentaries in response to the article on cosmetic procedures [“Adding cosmetic procedures lifts internists' sagging incomes, “ ACP Internist, February 2008], and I too am shocked. ... I believe ACP is sensitive to the fact
https://acpinternist.org/archives/2008/09/letters.htm. A reader reacts to ethics surrounding civilian and war-time prisoner containment. ... back to yard, to hospital etc., using best medical practices and judgment with the usual advisory to the detainee
In addition, clinicians and researchers continue to debate the relevance of the WHI trial to younger women. ... Finally, our Letters to the Editor section features readers' reactions to a recent column on physician reimbursement.
https://acpinternist.org/archives/2021/07/consider-the-hepatic-benefits-of-coffee.htm. A reader considers drinking coffee and its potential preventive effect for nonalcoholic fatty liver disease. ... I appreciated the article “Watch Out for NALFD,
effects of application of localized irritants and the effects of the patient-clinician interaction such as conditioning, positive patient expectations, and reduced patient vigilance, appear to account for much of the ... Medically unsophisticated patients