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CDC seeks more testing for ‘huge uptick’ in HCV incidence | ACP Internist

Screening everyone born from 1945 to 1965 at least once would be able to diagnose 75% of people who are living with chronic hepatitis C, according to one expert at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

September 2016 | ACP Internist

ACP Internist provides news and information for internal medicine physicians about the practice of medicine and reports on the policies, products, and activities of ACP.

Counter-intuitive results: Several cancer screening tests don't improve health outcomes : ACP Internist

Nearly 40 years ago, President Richard Nixon famously declared a " War on Cancer " by signing the National Cancer Act of 1971. Like the Manh...

QD: News Every Day--ASCO asks Congress to address oncology access shortage : ACP Internist

Patient access to cancer care will be threatened as cost pressures force the closure of small physician practices that form the backbone of ...

Learning to learn: Simulators are easy, inexpensive to make | ACP Internist

There's no need to spend hundreds of dollars on learning simulators when they can be made with supplies that cost pocket change and a few hours of time. Examples from the Herbert S. Waxman Clinical Skills Center provide step-by-step instructions for

June 2018 | ACP Internist

ACP Internist provides news and information for internal medicine physicians about the practice of medicine and reports on the policies, products, and activities of ACP.

Integrating routine HIV screening into practice | ACP Internist

Routine screening has 2 main benefits: diagnosing HIV infection before patients become symptomatic and have lost the bulk of their immune system and preventing HIV transmission.

DTC screening tests a source of concern | ACP Internist

With the proliferation of the number and scope of direct-to-consumer tests, ACP is concerned about the unnecessary costs and undue anxiety for patients when results lead to follow-up testing to rule out a medical concern.

ACP Highlights: What's new in other College publications | ACP Internist

Senators Clinton's and Obama's split over mandating coverage distinguishes them from one another, but does that difference matter?.

Build your own ultrasound-guided thoracentesis simulator | ACP Internist

The use of bedside, portable diagnostic ultrasound devices by nonradiologists is increasing, because of both maturing, more affordable technology and evidence supporting improved patient safety and process efficiency.

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