An integrated model of curative and palliative care focuses on control of distressful symptoms at the time of diagnosis, and then continues through until death.
An expert reviews the guidelines and recommendations for antibiotic treatment of pneumonia and offers a few pearls for management of cardiovascular risks and risk stratification, among other aspects.
Frailty should be assessed along with baseline cognition, risk for delirium, functional status, nutritional status, and, in particular, patients' treatment goals and expectations, an expert said.
The majority of quality measures for ambulatory internal medicine in Medicare's Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) program are not valid based on criteria developed by ACP.
Promoting gender equity and eliminating the inequities in compensation and career advancement that physicians can face is a longstanding goal of ACP.
Health disparities, often rooted in social, economic, and environmental factors, can influence an individual's health.
A Friday-morning session will look at breast cancer screening guidelines and discuss their application in a woman with dense breasts.
DynaMed Plus is an online, evidence-based point-of-care reference tool that is free to ACP members.
Story slams are events that celebrate storytelling by providing an opportunity for participants to share brief stories aloud with an audience.
Jamie S. Newman, MD, MHA, FACP, will deliver a 10-minute take on issues important to hospitalists.