Internal Medicine Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. colchicine, ColcrysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | MedicineNet

    Jay W. Marks, MD, is a board-certified 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.

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  2. Study shows pharma payments to doctors at area hospitals15 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Philly.com

    ... or deductibles, said Richard Baron, a primary-care physician and chief executive of the American Board of Internal Medicine, in Philadelphia. In a study published this month in JAMA Internal Medicine, "there was a choice doctors could have made for ...

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  3. Annual pelvic exam for women may become a thing of the pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Chicago Tribune

    Medical students Kirstin Grant, Christina Starks Hall and Anastasia Samaras give a pelvic exam to Anna Sosa, an actor/trainee, at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Virginia. Medical students Kirstin Grant, Christina Starks Hall and Anastasia Samaras give a pelvic exam to Anna Sosa, an actor/trainee, at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Virginia.

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  4. Annual Pelvic Exam May No Longer Be Required for Some WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | ABC News

    Annual pelvic exams -- often an uncomfortable part of a woman's visit to the gynecologist's office -- may no longer be recommended for all women, according to new guidelines by a federal task force. The United States Preventive Service Task Force , the expert committee that advises U.S. doctors on all matters concerning preventive medicine, says there is "not enough evidence" for or against pelvic exams in women without any pelvic symptoms.

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  5. Annual Pelvic Exam May No Longer Be Necessary for Some WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | KFOR-AM Lincoln

    Annual pelvic exams - often an uncomfortable part of a woman's visit to the gynecologist's office - may no longer be recommended for all women, according to new guidelines by a federal task force. The United States Preventive Service Task Force , the expert committee that advises U.S. doctors on all matters concerning preventive medicine, says there is "not enough evidence" for or against pelvic exams in women without any pelvic symptoms.

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  6. St. Mary's, Medical Partnership welcome 10 new residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The Internal Medicine Residency Program's second group of Residents takes a moment out of orientation on Thursday to pose for a photo in St. Mary's atrium lobby with several members of St. Mary's senior leadership team.

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  7. Internists offer practical alternatives to simplify implementation of MACRARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | PhysOrg Weblog

    The American College of Physicians offered its recommendations for improvements to the proposed rule to implement the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act in a letter submitted today to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Acting Administrator, Andy Slavitt.

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  8. Haywood Regional Medical Center announces new Gastroenterologist, Dr. Paul LevyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... completed a Fellowship in Gastroenterology at Boston University Medical Center. He is board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology by the American Board of Internal Medicine. Dr. Levy is expert at treating a broad range of conditions ...

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  9. Dr. Milford Maloney Honored for Excellence in Internal MedicineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... into account during the selection process. Dr. Maloney is a retired educator and physician in the field of internal medicine. He spent a large portion of his career as chairman of the Department of Medicine at Mercy Hospital in Buffalo, N.Y. He then ...

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  10. If you are admitted to the hospital, will a specialist see you?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Kevin, M.D.

    Most primary care physicians who admit patients to a hospital are family practitioners or internists. Since medicine becomes more complex each day, PCPs must remain up-to-date on the latest treatment related to drugs, surgery, procedures, risks, complications, and costs.

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  11. Internists testify about rising prescription drug prices and their impact on patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | PhysOrg Weblog

    The American College of Physicians today provided physician perspective on the escalating cost of prescription drugs, the impact of the costs on internal medicine physicians and their patients, and support for the intent of the bipartisan Creating and Restoring Equal Access to Equivalent Samples Act of 2016 to reduce anti-competitive practices. Testifying before the Senate Committee on the Judiciary, Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights, Nitin S. Damle, MD, MS, FACP, president of ACP, an assistant professor of medicine at Brown University, and a practicing internal medicine physician, spoke on behalf of ACP's 143,000 members.

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  12. Massachusetts takes a big step towards licensing naturopathic quackery [Respectful Insolence]Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | ScienceBlogs

    Living and practicing surgery in Michigan, it's not surprising that I am very concerned about a bill being considered in the Michigan House of Representatives. The bill, HB 4531, would license naturopaths as health care providers.

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  13. How do you keep the doctor-patient relationship paramount?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2016 | Philly.com

    Perhaps as never before, the medical establishment is transforming, facing both challenges and benefits. Case in point: electronic medical records.

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  14. cyclophosphamideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | MedicineNet

    Jay W. Marks, MD, is a board-certified 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.

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  15. Imara Recognizes World Sickle Cell Awareness DayRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2016 | BioSpace

    Imara, Inc. , a biotechnology company dedicated to developing novel therapeutics for patients with sickle cell disease and other hemoglobinopathies, marks World Sickle Cell Awareness Day, June 19th, through introductions to the Sickle Cell Society , Sickle Cell Warriors and sponsorship for the Sickle Cell Disease Association of America 44th Annual Meeting. The Sickle Cell Society, Sickle Cell Warriors and the Sickle Cell Disease Association of America each support individuals, and their parents and partners, living with sickle cell disease through education, advocacy and community.

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  16. rivaroxabanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | MedicineNet

    Jay W. Marks, MD, is a board-certified 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.

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  17. Dr. Georges Ephrem Recognized by Marquis Who's Who for Excellence in Interventional CardiologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... cardiologist regarded for his research and development in interventional and clinical cardiology and internal medicine. He was the first to conceive fluoro-less contrast-less peripheral endovascular intervention, and developed noteworthy research in ...

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  18. Sh*t naturopaths say, part 6: Homeopathy for bipolar disorder [Respectful Insolence]Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | ScienceBlogs

    We in Michigan are dealing with yet another effort on the part of NDs, which stands for "naturopathic doctors" but more appropriately should mean "not a doctor, to achieve licensure in the form of Michigan HB 4531. As I mentioned when I first learned that HB 4531 was passed by the House Committee on Health Policy and sent to the full House for consideration, it's a scary, scary bill .

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  19. Physician Groups Representing 426,000 Doctors: Gun Violence Must StopRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    ... prevention of gun violence . In addition, we published a joint editorial on gun violence in the Annals of Internal Medicine. We must take a proactive approach to curb gun violence by addressing firearm safety, violence in the media, mental health ...

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  20. American Academy of Nursing Announces Obstetric and Newborn...Read the original story

    Jun 14, 2016 | PRWeb

    The Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses , which is a member of the American Academy of Nursing's Choosing Wisely Task Force, has identified treatment approaches that may not always be necessary or in the best interests of women and newborns. The Choosing Wisely campaign is an initiative of the American Board of Internal Medicine Foundation to encourage conversations between patients and healthcare professionals about what care is genuinely necessary.

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