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Palliative care's place in noncancer morbidity | Internal Medicine Meeting 2019 News | ACP Internist

There's rarely a time when only disease-modifying therapy is what's right for the patient, or only comfort measures. Having an integrated plan is best.
April 2019

Integrate palliative care from early illness onward | ACP Internist

The medical community has made progress in palliative care, moving it from the end of the line to a part of a terminal illness' earliest aspect of care.
June 2011

QD: News Every Day--More hospitals offering palliative care : ACP Internist

Nearly two-thirds of all hospitals now have a palliative care program and larger hospitals have even more access, reports the Center to Adva...
April 2019

QD: News Every Day--Does the phrase 'palliative care' need a makeover? : ACP Internist

Would rebranding palliative care improve patient cancer patients’ acceptance of it? Patients and providers might both assume that palliative...
April 2019

QD: News Every Day--Mindfulness in palliative care : ACP Internist

Palliative care is an emotionally tough field for physicians and even more so for pediatricians. One coping mechanism is mindfulness, a way ...
April 2019

Palliative care is our responsibility to patients : ACP Internist

This week we had an all too common clinical situation. A patient with severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) developed pneumoni...
April 2019

How and when to call palliative care : ACP Internist

Did I tell you that I was a big fan of palliative care? Palliative care started around 15 years ago at the VA where I worked. We saw the ser...
April 2019

Guideline recommends pharmacologic treatment of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women at high fracture risk | ACP Internist Weekly | ACP Internist

Bisphosphonates are recommended for initial treatment, although ibandronate is not recommended for reducing nonvertebral or hip fracture risk, the clinical practice guideline from the Endocrine Society stated.
April 2019

Fundamental question : ACP Internist

Every once in awhile amidst the weekly deluge of medical articles comes a show-stopper that has the potential to change the way we practice....
April 2019

The man in 558 : ACP Internist

Coming in to meet the students, housestaff and patients for the first day on service always excites me. This Monday was no exception. What a...
April 2019

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