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QD: News Every Day--Internists' malpractice claims often for failure to refer, do procedures : ACP Internist
Internists are being sued for malpractice for the things they do most often, a study found. Researchers culled data from a registry of nearl...
Patients are returning to doctors in record numbers for Botox , a corporate executive announced at a health care summit. The CEO for Botox...
Effect of nonpayment for preventable infections on SSI rates following orthopedic procedures : ACP Internist
The debate regarding the effect of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' (CMS) 2008 policy denying incremental payment for eight c...
Same-day discharge had a low rate of major complications and may be as safe as routine overnight observation in patients undergoing elective...
ACP issues guidance statement for breast cancer screening of average-risk women with no symptoms | Internal Medicine Meeting 2019 News | ACP Internist
The age to start and discontinue mammography, screening intervals, the role of imaging methods other than mammography, and the role of clinical breast examination have been points of disagreement among guideline developers.
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Throughout my career in oncology, I thought I was communicating difficult concepts to patients and families relatively well. Recently, my wi...
Stagnating incomes encourage some primary care physicians to add botulinum toxin injections and chemical peels to their menu of services.