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  1. slider-January2017_TechTrendsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 10 | Applied Radiology

    At RSNA 2016, the majority of significant new product announcements were modalities, not information technology. It almost seems that many radiology IT companies are planning to release new product introductions at HIMSS rather than at RSNA.

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  2. Dr. George Dunea Honored for Excellence in Nephrology and Medical EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... he completed an internship at Royal North Shore Hospital in Sydney. Dr. Dunea continued his education with internal medicine residencies in Australia and England. In 1964, he relocated to the United States to complete fellowships in nephrology in ...

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  3. 13 Questions to Ask Your Doctor about ChemotherapyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | MedicineNet

    ... internist and gastroenterologist. He graduated from Yale University School of Medicine and trained in internal medicine and gastroenterology at UCLA/Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. Advanced preparation and education about chemotherapy ...

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  4. 'First do no harm: Internists say Congress needs to preserve protections in the ACA'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 8 | EurekAlert!

    In a letter sent today to leaders in the House of Representatives and the Senate, the American College of Physicians , representing 148,000 internal medicine physicians , related subspecialists, and medical students, implored Congress to not roll back coverage and protections established by the Affordable Care Act , and to evaluate any proposals to change it based on whether or not they would result in improvements in coverage, access and protections for patients.

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  5. Dr. William Lander, 92, of Villanova; old-school family physician and internistRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 7 | Philly.com

    ... Forge Chapter of Chosin Few whose members participated in the Chosin campaign. Dr. Lander's residency in internal medicine at Bryn Mawr Hospital stretched from 1952 to 1953. He maintained a family practice from 1953 until his death. He was to have ...

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  6. UB faculty take part in national effort to boost profile of internal medicineRead the original story

    Friday Jan 6 | UB Reporter

    ... internist, who provides primary and specialty care to adult patients. But ironically, as the need for internal medicine physicians is growing, fewer medical school graduates are choosing the specialty. According to the Society for General Internal ...

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  7. Many Young Adults With High Cholesterol Not on Statins as RecommendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 5 | MedicineNet

    The study of nearly 3 million adults found that more than half of younger patients under 40 with too-high blood levels of LDL "bad" cholesterol are getting statins as recommended. "This article clearly articulates the under-usage of statins in young people with severe elevations of LDL cholesterol ," said heart specialist Dr. Carl Reimers.

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  8. Your NEJM Group Today: Social Engagement to Promote Health,...Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 5 | Journal Watch

    NEJM Journal Watch Neurology: Physical activity was the risk factor most strongly associated with lower risk for recurrent stroke in a 3-year follow-up study. NEJM CareerCenter: Acton Medical Associates, a primary care group located northwest of Boston, is looking for internists to join its group of 16 internists, 9 pediatricians, and 6 nurse practitioners.

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  9. Your NEJM Group Today: Future of Healthcare Reform / Cardiologists...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 4 | Journal Watch

    ... data from 2014 reveals strengths and areas needing improvement. NEJM CareerCenter: Novant Health Forsyth Internal Medicine, located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, is seeking an internist to join a well-established group of eight physicians. ...

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  10. Many young adults with high cholesterol not on statinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 4 | UPI

    The study of nearly 3 million adults found that more than half of younger patients under 40 with too-high blood levels of LDL "bad" cholesterol are getting statins as recommended. "This article clearly articulates the under-usage of statins in young people with severe elevations of LDL cholesterol," said heart specialist Dr. Carl Reimers.

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  11. Cancer Survivors Need FPs, Subspecialists to CollaborateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 4 | American Academy of Family Physicians

    There are more than 15 million cancer survivors living in the United States, and within the next five years, this number will exceed 20 million. Five-year cure rates for all cancers combined now approach 70 percent.

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  12. Many Young Adults Not Treating High CholesterolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 4 | WebMD

    The study of nearly 3 million adults found that more than half of younger patients under 40 with too-high blood levels of LDL "bad" cholesterol are getting statins as recommended. "This article clearly articulates the under-usage of statins in young people with severe elevations of LDL cholesterol ," said heart specialist Dr. Carl Reimers.

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  13. Internal medicine faculty at UB participate in national effort to boost the field's profileRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 4 | University at Buffalo

    For many adults, going to the doctor means going to see a general internist, who provides primary and specialty care to adult patients. But ironically, as the need for internal medicine physicians is growing, fewer medical school graduates are choosing to specialize in it.

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  14. In Focus Blog"Repeal" of ACA Without "Replace" Would Bring Chaos, Doctors Tell CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 3 | The American Journal of Managed Care

    Four professional groups representing nearly 400,000 doctors and medical students called on Congress on Tuesday to protect Americans' access to "comprehensive health benefits," and keep the insurance market stable as they ponder repeal of the Affordable Care Act . The American Academy of Family Physicians, the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American College of Physicians , and the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists asked Congress to not allow the number of insured Americans to creep back up again after having reached the historically low level of 8.6% , including only 5% of all children.

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  15. Cardiology still a man's world, finds surveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 3 | Medical News Today

    The American College of Cardiology conducts a Professional Life Survey every 10 years to see how changes in cardiovascular medicine can influence the lives of cardiologists both personally and professionally. The latest survey reveals gender disparities in the professional lives of men and women.

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  16. Gender Disparities Persist Among Heart DoctorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 30 | News Max

    Although cardiologists are generally satisfied with their careers, disparities between men and women point to ongoing concerns about family life, equal pay and barriers to success, according to a new survey. For instance, female heart doctors are less likely to report career advancement and more likely to report discrimination in the workplace.

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  17. Does a doctora s gender affect your chance of survival?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 30 | The Janesville Gazette

    A big study of older patients hospitalized for common illnesses raises that provocative possibility - and also lots of questions. Patients who got most of their care from women doctors were more likely to leave the hospital alive than those treated by men.

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  18. Hospital patients do better with women doctors than menRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 27 | Lake County Record-Bee

    When patients go to the hospital, they hope for a doctor who is knowledgeable and experienced, but new research suggests they might start wishing for something else: a woman physician. That's because female doctors may on average be better than their male counterparts at treating patients in the hospital and keeping them healthy long-term, according to findings published last week in JAMA Internal Medicine.

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  19. Colonoscopy in Los Angeles Offered by Highly Regarded GastroenterologistRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 27 | SBWire

    ... earned double board certification from the American Board of Gastroenterology and the American Board of Internal Medicine. This ensures he has met the highest standard of training, experience, ethics and knowledge in gastroenterology. He uses these ...

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  20. Your NEJM Group Today: Zika Clinical Pearls, Discontinuing Steroids ...Read the original story

    Monday Dec 26 | Journal Watch

    NEJM Resident 360: Clinical Pearls: Are there any clinical features that may be more common among Zika-positive women than Zika-negative women? Does the time window for adverse outcomes in utero due to Zika virus infection occur only in early pregnancy? NEJM CareerCenter: A primary care group located northwest of Boston is looking for internists to join its team of 16 internists, 9 pediatricians, and 6 nurse practitioners. Reader comments are intended to encourage lively discussion of clinical topics with your peers in the medical community.

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