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Esophageal cancer screening might not be worthwhile for most GERD patients, modeling study finds

Esophageal cancer screening might not be worthwhile for most GERD patients, modeling study findsHIV reduction efforts should target risky behaviors

HIV reduction efforts should target risky behaviors

MKSAP Quiz: daily cough without specific triggers

MKSAP Quiz: daily cough without specific triggers

For arthritis, opioids present increased relative risk compared to NSAIDsOpioids for nonmalignant pain have different adverse event profiles

For arthritis, opioids present increased relative risk compared to NSAIDs

Cystatin C beats creatinine at predicting complications of kidney disease

Opioids for nonmalignant pain have different adverse event profiles

Are you ready for 5010 and ICD-10?HRSA accepting applications for GME grants programCMS conducting 2011 Medicare Contractor Provider Satisfaction Survey

Cystatin C beats creatinine at predicting complications of kidney disease

Depression quality improvement program seeks participantsHelp choose the best name for ACP's advocacy program

Are you ready for 5010 and ICD-10?

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HRSA accepting applications for GME grants program

The Health Resources and Services Administration is now accepting applications for the new Teaching Health Center Graduate Medical Education program.

CMS conducting 2011 Medicare Contractor Provider Satisfaction Survey

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is now conducting its annual satisfaction survey for Medicare fee-for-service contractors responsible for processing and paying Medicare claims.

Depression quality improvement program seeks participants

Physicians are invited to participate in ACP's new quality improvement program on depression.

Help choose the best name for ACP's advocacy program

The College is looking for a new name for its federal advocacy grassroots program.

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ACP InternistWeekly wants readers to create captions for this cartoon and help choose the winner. Pen the winning caption and win a $50 gift certificate good toward any ACP product, program or service.

Physician editor: Daisy Smith, MD, FACP