The Advanced Cardiac Life Support guidelines are due out in 2015 and may pose some shocking changes: faster beats-per-minute chest compressions, a de-emphasis on hypothermia, and a new length of time for continuing cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
https://acpinternist.org/archives/2009/02/rheumatology.htm. Conference coverage addressing highlights: TNF-antagonists don't increase cancer risk, Patients with RA have about the same risk of developing cardiovascular disease ... Research presented at
Susan R. Miller, RN, suspected that business was being lost during the office's peak calling periods. So she did a study.
Qaseem. Researchers at the conference also considered new ways to collaborate and combine resources. ... Presenters at the G-I-N conference also tackled issues such as overdiagnosis, which Dr.
There are 4 types of fever of unknown origin, and distinguishing among them starts with the first step: Look for clues from the history and other presenting symptoms.
Physicians may try to overcome their discomfort in talking about death by delivering an overly optimistic prognosis. But the eventual, inevitable decline may actually make the patient feel much worse. An effective strategy incorporates the patient's
A patient may qualify for Medicare coverage of a portable oxygen system either by itself or used with a stationary system, and Medicare documentation must indicate that the patient is mobile
Malaria research is turning from short-term prophylaxis for travelers to elimination and eradication. Drug costs and new ethics rules for research are key drivers of the new direction.
https://acpinternist.org/archives/2020/09/medical-homes-for-homeless-patients-during-covid-19.htm. This issue also covers racial disparities and COVID-19, conference coverage on diabetes and LGBTQ care, ... Two conference coverage stories in this issue
https://acpinternist.org/archives/2020/01/recalls-of-generic-drugs-raise-safety-concerns.htm. This issue also includes stories on antibiotic stewardship and point-of-care ultrasound, as well as conference ... Our conference coverage in this issue is from