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ACP reflects importance of diversity, equity, inclusion in updated Vision, Goals, and Core Values

Through these updates, ACP hopes to reinforce its intent to welcome, consider, and respect the many diverse voices of internal medicine and its subspecialties.

SGLT-2 inhibitors associated with lower risk of gout vs. GLP-1 receptor agonists

In a large, propensity-matched study, adult patients with type 2 diabetes who were newly prescribed a sodium-glucose cotransporter-2 (SGLT-2) inhibitor had a lower rate of incident gout than those newly prescribed a glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) receptor agonist.

MKSAP Quiz: Evaluation for anorexia, dizziness, weakness

A 45-year-old man is evaluated for anorexia, dizziness, and weakness. He was discharged from the hospital 5 days ago after transsphenoidal pituitary surgery for a pituitary macroadenoma abutting the optic chiasm. Following a physical exam, what is the most appropriate diagnostic test to perform next?

Guideline released on management of nosebleeds

The guideline from the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Foundation defines useful actions for clinicians, identifies quality improvement opportunities, and offers recommendations for clinical practice.

Dense breast notification laws not associated with increased understanding among patients

A nationally representative online survey included 1,928 women ages 40 to 59 years who had no personal history of breast cancer and had received at least one screening mammogram.

Hero worship and William Osler in latest Bedside Rounds podcast episode

Bedside Rounds focuses on historic stories of clinical medicine and how they relate to today's society and culture.

Put words in our mouth

ACP Internist Weekly wants readers to create captions for our new cartoon and help choose the winner. Pen the winning caption and win a $50 gift certificate good toward any ACP product, program, or service.