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Journal Cover ACP Internist
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     ISSN (Print) 0020-9546
     Published by American College of Physicians Homepage  [4 journals]
  • Barking up the right tree
    • Abstract: ACP Internist’s puzzle feature challenges readers to find clues placed horizontally in rows to reveal an answer written vertically.
      PubDate: Tue, 8 Jul 2014 11:00:00 EDT
  • Review reporting of industry relations
    • Abstract: What should physicians look for when reviewing their Open Payments information online?
      PubDate: Tue, 8 Jul 2014 11:00:00 EDT
  • New drugs for diabetes, secondary prevention of CV events
    • Abstract: This update covers approval of a new drug to treat type 2 diabetes mellitus, along with diet and exercise, and of a drug to reduce risk of heart attack, stroke, cardiovascular death, and need for revascularization in patients with a previous heart attack or peripheral artery disease.
      PubDate: Tue, 8 Jul 2014 11:00:00 EDT
  • Are internists ready to respond, or asleep at the concert'
    • Abstract: ACP’s president argues the importance of ensuring the graduation of lifelong learners and internists who are prepared for the profession not only in knowledge and skill, but also in wisdom.
      PubDate: Tue, 8 Jul 2014 11:00:00 EDT
  • When will Medicaid begin to get the respect it deserves'
    • Abstract: Medicaid is the largest provider of government-funded health coverage in the United States, based on number of people enrolled, yet it doesn’t get as much attention as Medicare. That may soon change.
      PubDate: Tue, 8 Jul 2014 11:00:00 EDT
  • Memories offer lessons in going from mentee to mentor
    • Abstract: What a mentor does will always speak louder than what he or she says. In both positive and negative ways, mentors transmit “lessons” to their mentees through their everyday actions, conversations, and decisions.
      PubDate: Tue, 8 Jul 2014 11:00:00 EDT
  • Devil can be in the details for DME requests
    • Abstract: This issue covers topics including requests for durable medical equipment (DME), screening for stages 1 to 3 chronic kidney disease, and diagnosis of meningitis.
      PubDate: Tue, 8 Jul 2014 11:00:00 EDT
  • Understand patient expectations as part of a negotiation
    • Abstract: Both physicians and patients have a role in developing good communication.
      PubDate: Tue, 8 Jul 2014 11:00:00 EDT
  • Leadership Day attendees push legislators to finish SGR fix
    • Abstract: Physicians and medical students representing ACP took to Capitol Hill to discuss the sustainable growth rate formula, workforce issues, and liability reform.
      PubDate: Tue, 8 Jul 2014 11:00:00 EDT
  • A doctor seeks out a concrete diagnosis
    • Abstract: In medicine, a single diagnosis is preferred when possible as opposed to seeking multiple diagnoses to explain symptoms. But it isn’t always correct.
      PubDate: Tue, 8 Jul 2014 11:00:00 EDT
  • Tackling tPA and stroke outcomes through telemedicine
    • Abstract: Thirteen “spoke” hospitals across the U.S. without on-site stroke experts used telemedicine to increased their use of recombinant tissue plasminogen activator (tPA) to treat acute ischemic stroke.
      PubDate: Tue, 8 Jul 2014 11:00:00 EDT
  • Expert offers advice on moving fast and mastering meningitis
    • Abstract: The traditional 3 symptoms of bacterial meningitis are well known: fever, headache, and neck stiffness. But altered mental status should be on that list, too.
      PubDate: Tue, 8 Jul 2014 11:00:00 EDT
  • College Fellow’s foundation helps support health care workers
    • Abstract: For many people, retirement means a chance to improve one’s golf handicap and vacation in Europe. For Larry Crook, MD, FACP, it meant setting up a nonprofit to help people halfway around the world.
      PubDate: Tue, 8 Jul 2014 11:00:00 EDT
  • DME requests pose practice problems
    • Abstract: Documentation requirements for some types of durable medical equipment (DME) are increasing, but DME requests can also be time-consuming in other ways for physician practices.
      PubDate: Tue, 8 Jul 2014 11:00:00 EDT
  • Seeking common ground on CKD screening
    • Abstract: ACP’s 2013 guideline on screening, monitoring, and treatment of stage 1 to 3 chronic kidney disease (CKD) raised an immediate response from leaders of the American Society of Nephrology, which felt the College missed the big picture of CKD prevention when developing the guideline. Learn where the two organizations agree and disagree about screening for CKD.
      PubDate: Tue, 8 Jul 2014 11:00:00 EDT
  • Changes coming for colon cancer screening
    • Abstract: Colonoscopies are an obvious target in the current push to decrease health care costs, given their expense and utilization, said experts at Digestive Disease Week in Chicago in May.
      PubDate: Tue, 8 Jul 2014 11:00:00 EDT
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