Congress passed bipartisan legislation to fund the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) for a full fiscal year, the first time in over 20 years that a full year of funding became law.
ACP Internist Weekly
- Patient communication
Discussing lifetime vs. 10-year CVD risk estimates led to higher patient risk perception, willingness for therapy
Triple inhaler therapy associated with reduced COPD exacerbations, higher rates of pneumonia
ACP's Healthcare Roundtable predicted new uses for telemedicine in a variety of health care settings.
ACP announces its elections slate for governance positions.
This issue also covers transitional care, patient transportation, and a novel medical school course.
A 44-year-old man is evaluated for a new lesion on the side of his face. It has been present for several months and is asymptomatic. When he shaves he cuts it, and it starts bleeding. Following a physical exam, what is the most likely diagnosis?
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