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Endo ‘08: new research ignites debate about best A1C goals

and 6.9% with benefits in microvascular disease and no harm seen in cardiovascular outcomes. ... Measurement of waist circumference in the clinical setting is rarely done, but it should be,” said James Rosenzweig, MD, guidelines chair and director of
September 2008

Physician rankings could be perverse

Our jobs are multidimensional. Some patients require diagnosis; some require disease management; some need pep talks; some need referrals.
November 2020

QD: News Every Day--Generics far more cost-effective than thought

While highly effective generics provide low-cost options for chronic disease management, they are not always factored into cost analyses, and are sometimes viewed with concerns about their safety and efficacy. ... The Harvard team revisited a 2008 study
November 2020

QD: News Every Day--Tread lightly on adjusting inpatients’ drug regimens for chronic conditions

This approach requires a clear definition of the role of the inpatient physician in chronic disease management. ... Determining whether acute control of chronic disease benefits the patient’s near-term health is essential.
November 2020

Primary care takes on opioid addiction

care, we're really not doing chronic disease management justice.”. ... Dr. Wakeman likened the epidemic of opioid addiction to HIV, another disease that was once given insufficient attention.
October 2017

Miserable symptoms mark chronic sinusitis

A significant number of patients with chronic sinusitis can have aspirin-exacerbated respiratory disease. ... The diagnosis and management of sinusitis: a practice parameter update. J Allergy Clin Immunol.
January 2011

Changing the business of anticoagulation

In fact, "disease management" clinics for anticoagulation are common amongst group practices because of the significant liability issues. ... Protocol based therapy and dedicated management teams improve outcomes for patients on anticoagulation with
November 2020

QD: News Every Day--CME on CNN on Saturday night

system that focuses more on disease management than disease prevention.
November 2020

Are we really training learners to manage diseases?

I can teach someone to how to manage a disease: Take history, do an exam, maybe do some tests, decide on treatment. ... It puts the patient at the heart of our care, instead of the disease: To date, disease management strategies & algorithms rarely
November 2020

Patients and priorities in prostate cancer care

decade. Image by iStock. “This is chronic disease management,” said Timothy Wilt, MD, MPH, MACP, a professor of medicine at the Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Health Care System. ... Alsabeh said. Or a patient's mindset might shift after a loved one
November 2017

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