ACP can serve as a virtual agora where the different professional branches can draw from their common root of internal medicine, and bridge differences by providing a space where members can talk through and think through different perspectives while remaining connected to patient care.
1 May 2018
The Governance Committee of the American College of Physicians placed in nomination candidates for officers and Regents.
1 Nov 2014
Dietary interventions may be able to send type 2 diabetes into remission, and intensive lifestyle interventions with some help from modern technology means more patients may now have the support they need to accomplish this.
1 May 2018
As few as five averaged home blood pressure readings could more accurately assess hypertension control than those taken in the office, researchers suggest.
21 Jun 2011
Recent examples and accomplishments of ACP advocacy toward improving the practice environment include increasing payments to internists, reducing administrative burdens, promoting continuity of care and access to physicians, and reducing the costs of prescription drugs.
1 Nov 2015
Involved in one-third of all deaths from prescription drug overdoses, methadone requires expert management to prescribe safely. Learn that latest guideline recommendations and when it's best used.
1 Sep 2014
September's issue of ACP Internist features stories on disaster response, Alzheimer's disease and hepatitis management, among others.
13 Sep 2011
The March issue of ACP Internist features articles on depression screening, remote monitoring, and fake doctors
9 Mar 2010
This issue covers topics including requests for durable medical equipment (DME), screening for stages 1 to 3 chronic kidney disease, and diagnosis of meningitis.
1 Jul 2014
Just as diabetes is affecting younger populations, so are its consequences. Childhood obesity can translate into diabetic retinopathy in patients in their 20s, which requires a response from the primary care community.
1 Apr 2013