Despite its successes, the single-center study also highlights ongoing hurdles for clinicians, said Dr.
Also in this issue, look for highlights from the American Heart Association's International Stroke Conference. ... Recently, we also launched an e-newsletter, ACP HospitalistWeekly, a summary of news highlights delivered weekly by e-mail.
New research evaluates RA patients' cardiovascular risks Rheumatologists also mull advances, complications of drug therapy
This study highlights the benefits of early DMARD therapy, ideally in combination, using a higher dose of methotrexate,” said study author Vivian Bykerk, MD.
Highlights include a keynote speech by the director of the NIH's National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, sessions focusing on physician retention and satisfaction, and a new session in
Photo by Nick Klein. Trainees were a highlight of Leadership Day 2019, which welcomed about 75 medical students (some pictured here) and more than 100 residents and fellows-in-training.
Finally, attendees seeking the most up-to-date knowledge may find extemporaneous gems hidden in the meeting's closing session, which offers a recap of the highlights, Dr. ... Ellis noted. “There are always last-minute clinical pearls which are
The following summaries offer the highlights of the new codes; more detail about each (who may report them, what kinds of services are included, and which other codes are considered duplicative
ACP Internist wraps up highlights of Digestive Disease Week, including dyspepsia, weight loss and incontinence, as well as the latest about the risks of proton-pump inhibitors and antithrombotics.
Conference coverage addressing highlights: TNF-antagonists don't increase cancer risk, Patients with RA have about the same risk of developing cardiovascular disease as type 2 diabetics, and an association between
Error-prone medications highlighted. Instead of a laundry list of medications without priority, make a point to check and highlight anticoagulants, antibiotics, narcotics, and insulin in particular, said Dr.