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Risk of financial abuse in elders should draw internists' attention

Q: Do you know which way the cause-and-effect works in that association? ... It's a two-hour course with an information card that's available for physicians and nurse practitioners.
July 2012

Fibromyalgia's symptoms real but be cautious in diagnosis

Q: Why is fibromyalgia a problem for community physicians? A: When doctors try to evaluate fibromyalgia severity and consequences, they have a lot of problems and they don't know what ... But the symptoms had been there and been reported on for more than
May 2009

Four types of food vouchers, same dietary outcomes

Does it help long-term planning if vouchers are provided monthly, or are weekly vouchers better because they encourage more frequent shopping and a healthier diet? ... Q: What prompted you to do this study? A: It seemed like a number of health care
September 2019

Update on medicine in post-hurricane Puerto Rico

community. It had been over a month since Hurricane Maria struck when José Lozada, MD, FACP, ACP Governor for Puerto Rico and a hematologist/oncologist, spoke to ACP Internist. ... Q: How are things now? A: Now the patients are pretty much able to get
January 2018

Clearing patients for takeoff a new duty for internists

More than 100,000 pilots annually can now request a comprehensive physical examination and medication review from any state-licensed physician. ... Q: If a doctor does not clear a patient, does the pilot have any recourse?
July 2017

‘UTI’ an overused diagnosis in the era of the microbiome

Q: What got you thinking about UTIs in this way? A: For years, it's been obvious that antibiotic overtreatment of bacteriuria is a very serious problem in geriatrics, and the ... in the bladder and probably in the kidneys of completely asymptomatic people
February 2018

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