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Med schools promoting care for underserved

To encourage primary care careers, medical schools are offering students shortened specialty rotations in favor of fast-track graduation, half-tuition forgiveness and having students follow patients wherever they go in the health system. Different teaching models emphasize continuity of care over snapshots of diagnoses, and place students in the clinics where they can fulfill the nation's need for rural care.
1 Feb 2010

‘Preventive ethics' come into play when a DNR is confusing

A case study examines how a hospitalist handled confusing and conflicting demands placed by a do-not-resuscitate order.
1 Apr 2008

Coverage from Internal Medicine Meeting 2018 highlights future of medicine

This issue also covers ACP's Leadership Day event, an annual gathering of members in Washington, D.C., to meet with members of Congress and their staffers.
1 Jul 2018

Cultural differences complicate a terminal cancer diagnosis

The College's new guidelines recommend that clinicians regularly assess end-of-life patients for symptoms of pain, dyspnea and depression, and use proven therapies to treat these conditions.
1 Mar 2008

PERSPECTIVES 4 ACP Internist As part of managing diabetes ...

Turn to ourstory on page 9 to learn more. Palliative care can still often be thought of as something that occurs near the endof life, but there’s a strong argument ... Abernethy, MD, PhD, FACP, immediate past president of the American Academy ofHospice and Palliative Medicine, about ways to broach the subject of palliative care.
23 Sep 2014

PERSPECTIVES Answer and critiqueThe correct answer is E: Observation. ...

Key Point Close observation, with palliative. care as needed, is appropriate for patientswith low-risk primary myelofibrosis. ... network adequacy, so thatpatients have greater access to the physi-cians and hospitals of their choice, are notforced to go long distances to get care, andexperience fewer disruptions in continuityof care.
22 Apr 2014

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