for Journals by Title or ISSN
for Articles by Keywords
Journal Cover   ACP Internist
  [1 followers]  Follow
   Full-text available via subscription Subscription journal
   ISSN (Print) 0020-9546
   Published by American College of Physicians Homepage  [4 journals]
  • 1975-1984: The Cold War touches the globe and the College
    • Abstract: ACP's seventh decade witnesses an increase in geopolitics and its impact on medicine as well as the role that other specialties would play in primary care.
      PubDate: Thu, 2 Jul 2015 11:00:00 EDT
  • Obituary
    • Abstract: An obituary for Martin J. Conway, FACP, a former College Governor.
      PubDate: Thu, 2 Jul 2015 11:00:00 EDT
  • From the MKSAP case studies
    • Abstract: A 26-year-old man is admitted to the emergency department with a 3-day history of dysuria with yellow urethral discharge. Following a physical exam and a Gram stain of urethral discharge, what is the most appropriate treatment?
      PubDate: Thu, 2 Jul 2015 11:00:00 EDT
  • How was ACP's 2015 Leadership Day different from all the others'
    • Abstract: Following the repeal of the sustainable growth rate, ACP seeks to secure its future through other legislative and regulatory goals, including physician payment reform, graduate medical education, and primary care workforce programs.
      PubDate: Thu, 2 Jul 2015 11:00:00 EDT
  • Internal Medicine Meeting 2015 breaks records
    • Abstract: This issue wraps up coverage of the Internal Medicine Meeting 2015 from Boston.
      PubDate: Thu, 2 Jul 2015 11:00:00 EDT
  • Just say ‘no’ to virtual credit cards
    • Abstract: Beware the latest trend that many payers are adopting, a kind of virtual credit card that actually incurs a fee to the practice of between 1% and 5%.
      PubDate: Thu, 2 Jul 2015 11:00:00 EDT
  • FDA approves heart failure drug, looks into patient safety
    • Abstract: This update covers a warning that sodium-glucose cotransporter-2 inhibitors can cause ketoacidosis, and approval of a drug that can reduce hospitalizations from worsening chronic heart failure.
      PubDate: Thu, 2 Jul 2015 11:00:00 EDT
  • Oncologist optimistic about latest cancer treatments
    • Abstract: Genomic targeted therapies and immune therapies are 2 areas that internists should know about, so they can refer their patients for such treatments, an expert says.
      PubDate: Thu, 2 Jul 2015 11:00:00 EDT
  • 6 keys to managing the cirrhotic inpatient
    • Abstract: An expert seeks to put his fellow physicians at ease about treating a patient population that can become quite sick and require a few clinical considerations to manage.
      PubDate: Thu, 2 Jul 2015 11:00:00 EDT
  • Make more time in your day, and spend it wisely
    • Abstract: A mindfulness expert helps calm harried physicians with key ways to make more time in the day and then spend it on the things that really matter in life.
      PubDate: Thu, 2 Jul 2015 11:00:00 EDT
  • With the SGR gone, are ACP members all in'
    • Abstract: ACP has been part of a major legislative victory in the repeal of the sustainable growth rate. The organization has embraced quality improvement and high-value care as the future of internal medicine, and it seeks the same commitment from its members.
      PubDate: Thu, 2 Jul 2015 11:00:00 EDT
  • Prescribe opioids, but with caution
    • Abstract: Use of opioids for chronic pain quadrupled in a 10-year span, despite scant evidence that they are effective for noncancer pain and ample evidence of harm. Learn more about how to prescribe them safely.
      PubDate: Thu, 2 Jul 2015 11:00:00 EDT
  • Know your kidney stones
    • Abstract: Knowing what makes up a patient's kidney stones determines how an internist might treat the problem. But, one expert cautions, while 1 type of kidney stone is far more prevalent, there are 4 other kinds, and they may require subspecialty treatment.
      PubDate: Thu, 2 Jul 2015 11:00:00 EDT
  • Workflow adjustments can yield small practice satisfaction
    • Abstract: Physicians considering joining an accountable care organization should take an active role from the beginning stages, first by developing benchmarks for effective practice, and then building strong relationships with subspecialists.
      PubDate: Thu, 2 Jul 2015 11:00:00 EDT
  • Need grows for antimicrobial stewardship
    • Abstract: Internists looking for a career in a growth field could consider antimicrobial stewardship. One internist recounts the ups and downs of his chosen profession.
      PubDate: Thu, 2 Jul 2015 11:00:00 EDT
School of Mathematical and Computer Sciences
Heriot-Watt University
Edinburgh, EH14 4AS, UK
Tel: +00 44 (0)131 4513762
Fax: +00 44 (0)131 4513327
About JournalTOCs
News (blog, publications)
JournalTOCs on Twitter   JournalTOCs on Facebook

JournalTOCs © 2009-2015