Search results for "Screening and Prevention"

Results 1 - 10 of about 15 for "Screening and Prevention".

CDC seeks more testing for ‘huge uptick’ in HCV incidence

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. ... You've got both [groups of] people: older individuals who need to be screened, but, as well, there's this huge prevention [and] early intervention opportunity that we need to seize
January 2016

Counter-intuitive results: Several cancer screening tests don't improve health outcomes

This massive study, which eventually enrolled more than 150,000 men and women between age 55 and 74, was designed to test the widespread belief that screening and early detection of ... The bottom line from recent research is that there are no easy
September 2020

QD: News Every Day--ASCO asks Congress to address oncology access shortage

Advances in cancer treatment, screening and prevention have resulted in a record 13.7 million cancer survivors living in the U.S. ... These practices, concentrated in the South and West, serve more than one-third of new patients, according to ASCO’s
September 2020

ACP Highlights: What's new in other College publications

A dengue fever outbreak in Brazil has led ACP to offer for free its module on the prevention, diagnosis and management of dengue fever, dengue hemorrhagic fever and dengue shock syndrome. ... In its 480 modules, PIER covers not only individual diseases
June 2008

Managing HIV with testing, prevention

It's very rewarding to be able to get these patients into care when we have such effective tools for prevention and treatment.”. ... In general, given recent advances in testing, prevention, and treatment, general internists are perfectly positioned to
March 2020

Integrating routine HIV screening into practice

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. HIV in the United States: at a glance. ... Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Association of Public Health Laboratories.
September 2016

Calmer talk needed about mammography

The USPSTF represents an evidence-based view by experts in screening and prevention, and most of them are also clinicians in primary care fields of medicine.”. ... personalized cancer screening … [and that] personalized risk assessment and screening
February 2010

Lessons from an outbreak

Our story in this issue reviews the latest on screening and prevention, initial therapy, and potential drug-drug interactions. ... Our story explains the prevalence of adult congenital heart disease, its common presentations, and the ongoing treatment
March 2020

DTC screening tests a source of concern

Shopping for direct-to-consumer screening: buyers and clinicians beware [Editorial]. J Gen Intern Med. ... Impact of carotid plaque screening on smoking cessation and other cardiovascular risk factors: a randomized controlled trial.
June 2018

Squeezing in the cancer screening talk

Or, the assistant may note that the patient is due for a specific screening and wants to talk about it. ... Set aside time for prevention. For other patients, especially those with a lot of medical complexity, set aside time once a year to discuss cancer
October 2019

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