Current Issue - April 2014
Updated blood pressure guidelines may have created more questions than closure, internists have found, as they try to determine how aggressively to treat hypertension and what goals to set for subpopulations of patients, such as those with diabetes. Experts react to the “paradigm shift” in lowering hypertension.
Adrenopause, somatopause, andropause … manopause? They all give internists pause when considering men’s health as they reach middle age. As men try to maintain optimum health, doctors need to define what exactly that is.
Internists can vastly improve outcomes for patients by referring more patients to physical rehabilitation earlier, more often, and for more conditions than they might think.
ACP’s outgoing president reflects on her past year, milestones the College has achieved, and what future goals remain.
There are plenty of examples of wasteful government spending, but the sustainable growth rate formula is hard to top.
ACP staff answers questions that have arisen as members ramp up their efforts to comply with the new implementation standards.
The ACP Annual Business Meeting will occur at Internal Medicine 2014 in the Orange County Convention Center on Saturday, April 12, from 12:45 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.