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An accompanying editorial noted that the health inequities experienced by Black patients with kidney disease are longstanding and multifaceted and cannot be solved simply by tweaking the equations used to estimate ... The solutions and the productive
January 2022

States aim to limit opioid prescriptions

Prescribing limits are usually part of more comprehensive state opioid laws, which incorporate other clinical and public health strategies. ... Abraham noted. Doctors and legislators in several other states have similarly wrestled with the balancing act
October 2016


They highlighted the need for continued public health and clinical actions, including greater adherence to evidence-based prescribing guidelines, more patient education, and alternative pain-management options, adding that there is
June 2022

Clearing the air about climate change

I think it's a general recognition that climate change is a public health issue, maybe even the most important public health issue of our generation,” said Dr. ... sciences at the University of Washington's School of Public Health in Seattle.
September 2016

Alzheimer's disease

I]n addition to helping patients discuss concerns about memory loss, health care professionals should also screen patients for modifiable risk factors, counsel patients with risk factors, and refer them to ... Public health professionals can implement
May 2022

Helping more patients quit smoking

The most well-known are the quit lines. Every state has a quit line funded by their public health department plus the CDC,” Dr. ... of the Center for Health Behaviors Research at the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at Virginia Tech.
June 2022

Latest updates on ACP's priorities, initiatives

When cases are declining sufficiently, communities need to work with public health authorities to develop risk-based plans for a phased resumption of activities, the College said. ... ACP also called on the federal government to do more to support state
June 2020


31. Similarly, a study of one health system, published by the same journal on Jan. ... Governments should invest in risk communication and community engagement strategies to boost the confidence that individuals have in government guidance in public
February 2022

Public health

well as its commitment to expanding existing policies on disparities in health care and on hate crimes as a public health issue. ... on existing policies on racial and ethnic disparities in health care and on hate crimes as a public health issue.
June 2020

Quality improvement

CECity, Inc. Simone Karp, RPh, co-founder and chief business partner. Evaluation Partner: Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Center for Health Services and Outcomes Research. ... Albert W. Wu, MD, director, Johns Hopkins School
May 2016

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