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ACP announces its 2020-2021 Annual Report of the Executive Vice President

The report highlights ACP news and activities over the past year.

Advice on monoclonal antibodies; new data on long-term COVID-19 symptoms, vaccine efficacy

The NIH offered guidance on prioritization when monoclonal antibodies can't be given to all eligible patients. Two studies looked at patients with persistent COVID-19 symptoms, and other research confirmed the safety and effectiveness of the vaccines, even with the delta variant.

MKSAP Quiz: Follow-up discussion of test results

A 26-year-old woman is seen for follow-up discussion of test results. Three days ago, she was evaluated for a 1-week history of a nonpruritic rash that appears to be resolving since the initial evaluation. The patient reports no recent history of oral or genital ulcers. Following a physical exam and lab results, what is the most appropriate treatment?

Long-term anticoagulation after first unprovoked VTE associated with considerable bleeding risk

Results from a systematic review and meta-analysis provide a framework for clinicians and patients to balance the benefits and harms of extended anticoagulation for unprovoked venous thromboembolism (VTE).

ACP supports National Physician Suicide Awareness Day on Sept. 17

This year's theme is “Shine a Light. Speak Its Name.”

Telemedicine 201, ACP's new free webinar series, debuts Sept. 28

The hour-long “Video Visits: Beyond Simple Cases” episode will help internists expand their understanding of and skills at treating medically complex patients through video visits.

Put words in our mouth

ACP Internist Weekly wants readers to create captions for our new cartoon and help choose the winner. Pen the winning caption and win a $50 gift certificate good toward any ACP product, program, or service.