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Perspectives - March 2015

President's Message

Quality and cost at the end of life

By David A. Fleming, MD, MA, MACP

Success in end-of-life care begins with how effectively physicians communicate with patients and their loved ones.


Washington Perspective

Does ACA coverage really make a difference?

By Robert B. Doherty

Patients with health insurance have better outcomes and enjoy better quality of life. The Affordable Care Act is offering more people access, even though cost-sharing may still put better care out of reach.


Resident's Corner

‘Digitally native’ learners will change medical education

By Joshua M. Liao, MD, ACP Resident/Fellow Member

How much a resident knows is no longer the most accurate way to assess the person in an era of students who grew up getting their information in a digital world.


Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

Readers respond to ACP Internist coverage of issues surrounding combatting physician burnout, and on hepatitis C.


Editor's Note

When is it sleep apnea?

By Jennifer Kearney-Strouse

This issue covers topics including sleep apnea, prescribing generics, and hypertension.


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