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Longer lifespans emerge in Down syndrome

Woodward, who also coauthored an editorial accompanying the recent adult guidelines in JAMA. ... More physicians could assume primary care for these adults with the help of the latest guidelines, said Dr.
February 2021

MKSAP Quiz: 8-year history of joint pain

A consensus does not exist for transferrin saturation cut-off levels for diagnosis of hemochromatosis, with some guidelines recommending a value of greater than 60% in men or greater than 50%
May 2017

Changes coming for colon cancer screening

Schoenfeld. He reviewed data showing that significant percentages of patients receive repeat examinations in shorter intervals than recommended by guidelines. ... They're going to expect us to provide exams at intervals in accordance with guidelines,”
July 2014

A pre-flight check for patients

Other patients may just need to delay travel. After an uncomplicated myocardial infarction (MI), guidelines recommend not flying for two to three weeks. ... Guidelines recommend waiting two to three weeks after resolution of a pneumothorax before flying.
May 2019

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

Marijuana requests: Relief or ‘permission’?

He has signed medical marijuana forms for about 30 patients and stressed that he follows state guidelines, using it only in patients with conditions that cause severe pain, nausea or vomiting. ... The marijuana plant has 400 constituent elements, he noted
November 2010

Sustained change a challenge for health

Dr. Petersen had hypothesized “that their practice would be solidified around these guidelines, and that there would be a permanent change in behavior.” But the study found that the new habits
May 2016

Changing thinking on chronic fatigue

There are no targeted drugs and no clinical guidelines, and yet patients badly need both symptomatic and emotional relief from what can be an isolating disease, said Alan G.
June 2015

What's new in other College publications

In addition to these enhancements, the site is continually updated with new research articles, guidelines, clinical tools, and point-of-care decision support. ... CDC immunization guidelines. In the Clinic. Cellulitis and Soft-Tissue Infections. MKSAP.
January 2009

PPI's benefits can outweigh their possible risks

Dr. Howden points to the most recent guidelines on GERD management from the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA), published in 2010, which recommend long-term use of PPIs for patients with esophagitis, ... current guidelines recommend treating
October 2012

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