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Internal Medicine Meeting 2016 goes to Washington

This issue covers topics such as colorectal cancer screening, the development and implementation of clinical guidelines, and management of stroke patients.
June 2016

Is it bad patient behavior or poor doctor-patient communication?

The same phenomenon can be found in studies dealing with exercise, weight loss, colorectal cancer screening, HVP immunization, and patient participation in clinical trials. ... 2008;21:118–127. Taylor, V., et al. "Colorectal Cancer Screening Among
January 2020

Changes coming for colon cancer screening

Similar results were found in the validation group. “This strategy could improve the efficiency and uptake of colorectal cancer screening,” he said. ... Brill, MD, ACP Member, who updated attendees on the American Gastroenterological Association's
July 2014

2009 brings some changes to Welcome to Medicare exam

influenza vaccination, colorectal cancer screening. Q: When does the new benefit take effect? ... This ECG is a once-in-a lifetime screening, stemming from a referral from the IPPE.
March 2009

It's not too late to start quality reporting and get paid for it

1c. Poor Control 2-LDL Control 3-High Blood Pressure Control 117-Dilated Eye Exam 119-Urine Screening for Microalbumin. ... Pneumonia Vaccination for Patients 65 Years and Older 113-Colorectal Cancer Screening 114-Inquiry Regarding Tobacco Use
July 2008

Latest updates on ACP's priorities, initiatives

ACP issues new guidance on colorectal cancer screening. ... Clinicians and patients should discuss which screening methods to use based on benefits, harms, costs, availability, frequency, and patient preferences, the guidance statement said.
January 2020

Jury is out on truth in clinical trials

A digest of this month's issue, including the risks and drawbacks of stopping clinical trials early for benefit, colon cancer screening and an update on an early adopter of patient ... events. Also featured is an update on colorectal cancer screening
January 2009

Overcoming colonoscopy's image problem

goal of colorectal cancer screening. ... Promote prevention. Be clear to patients that colorectal cancer screening is absolutely effective and important preventive strategy to maintain their health, Dr.
January 2009

Letters to the Editor

disease, with the rationale being that perhaps we will detect an early ovarian cancer? ... While some of these interventions can be performed by medical assistants or automated systems, others, such as reviewing the various options for colorectal cancer
March 2010

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