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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

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

Feds plans to eliminate doctors from the prescribing loop

This sort of self-diagnosis and treatment conflicts with the kind of care coordination and disease management that both the administration and private sector are trying to achieve through the new ... You can also use the address below for regular mail:.
November 2020

Discussing death, dying, and advance care planning

Discussions, patient and family resources, and/or decision aids can be more in-depth for those with serious illness, ideally beginning early in the disease course and repeated or revisited as ... disease management, exercise, and nutrition programs.
September 2017

Better treatment, low awareness for hepatitis C

However, 80% will develop chronic disease, and of this group, 20% will develop cirrhosis within about 20 years, according to Dr. ... Ann Intern Med. 2012;156:317-318. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Sexually transmitted diseases treatment
July 2012

Elusive Sjogren's manageable—if diagnosed

It's the second most prevalent rheumatic disease after fibromyalgia; rheumatoid arthritis is third. ... In about 4% to 5% of cases, the disease eventually progresses to lymphoma.
March 2009

System-wide changes improve diabetes care

Andrieni said. Houston Methodist is expanding its quality improvement efforts to include hypertension, lipid management, depression screening, and smoking cessation, Dr. ... She noted that the 2014 PCMH certification guidelines also emphasize the
September 2016

Treat metabolic syndrome's many components

It also gives physicians a chance to check whether the patient is developing more subtle manifestations of cerebrovascular disease, such as cognitive dysfunction. ... There's a relationship between waist and visceral adiposity and stroke and heart disease
March 2011

Internists must navigate multiple worlds during the pandemic

Addressing the COVID-19 pandemic has cast a bright light on the value of the internist's comprehensive case management skills, among them symptom identification, accurate diagnosis, and disease management. ... There is the need for symptom identification,
October 2020

Consider GERD in patients with pulmonary diseases

If GERD is suspected in patients with lung disease, management is similar to that used for GERD alone. ... Gut. 2007;56:1654-64. [PMID: 17682001]. Katz PO, Gerson LB, Vela MF. Guidelines for the diagnosis and management of gastroesophageal reflux disease.
March 2014

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