Internal Medicine Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Kenji Yamagata, MD, FACP, Presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... worked diligently to get to where he is today. Also serving as chief of staff since 1989 and chairman of internal medicine since 1981, Dr. Yamagata received his Bachelor's degree at the University of Tokyo in 1972, followed by an MD at Loma Linda ...

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  2. J. Joseph Marr, MD, Presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process. A board certified internal medicine and infectious diseases doctor for more than 40 years, Dr. Marr is the founder or partner of two successful businesses, including ...

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  3. Following Presidential action, AGS renews call for bipartisan collaborationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    IMAGE: Presidential action to alter current law risks undermining progress made by Congress, the American people, and a cadre of healthcare stakeholders to improve care access, care quality, and care costs... view Presidential action to alter current law risks undermining progress made by Congress, the American people, and a cadre of healthcare stakeholders to improve care access, care quality, and care costs for us all as we age, so say experts at the American Geriatrics Society evaluating recent orders by the Trump Administration.

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  4. Halifax hospital rewrites wait-time rules after man's wretched deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | 680News

    A Nova Scotia hospital has rewritten waiting time rules and end-of-life protocols in response to the disturbing story of how a 68-year-old man dying from pancreatic cancer languished for six hours in an ER hallway. A report on the death of Jack Webb says that as of July 1, the Halifax Infirmary requires internal medicine specialists to meet their patients within two hours when transferred to the hospital after being seen by another facility.

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  5. Halifax hospital rewrites wait-time rules after dying man's ER waitRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | CBC News

    ... an ER hallway. A report on the death of Jack Webb says that as of July 1, the Halifax Infirmary requires internal medicine specialists to meet their patients within two hours when transferred to the hospital after being seen by another facility. ...

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  6. What to do When Doctors Haven't Helped YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | Psychology Today

    The scariest year of my life-which includes seven harrowing trips to Iraq and four to Afghanistan between 2003 -2007-was the year I taught first year medical students Neuroanatomy. What scared me most was my students--future pediatricians, internists, surgeons, gynecologists, dermatologists and dozens of other specialists and sub-specialists-who only wanted to learn one thing from me: what's going to be on the test? With a few notable exceptions, these embryonic doctors expressed zero curiosity about the way the brain and nervous system functioned.

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  7. Physical Therapy Expert Melissa Prestipino, DPT: Physical Therapy PrescriptionsRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2017 | The Sparta Independent

    Internists, Family practitioners, Nurse practitioners, Orthopedists, Neurologists, Dentists and even Orthodontists, can give a patient a prescription for physical therapy. In the state of NJ, a patient has "direct access" to a physical therapist as long as the PT writes a plan of care back to the physician and/or refers back to the physician when deemed medically necessary.

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  8. Recognizing the wonderful clinician educatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2017 | DB's Medical Rants

    ... same clinician educators get less respect from medical school administration. When I started my 3rd year Internal Medicine rotation, I had no idea that I would become an internist. That first rotation I had a resident who taught us to think. He ...

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  9. On The MoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ... Putnam Medical Group of Southwestern Vermont Medical Center. Neal is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and is eligible for certification by the American Board of Emergency Medicine. joined the Emergency Department and the ...

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  10. Substitution of doctors by nurses in primary careRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2017 | CiteULike

    Cochrane database of systematic reviews In Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, No. 2. , doi:10.1002/14651858.cd001271.pub2 BACKGROUND: Demand for primary care services has increased in developed countries due to population ageing, rising patient expectations, and reforms that shift care from hospitals to the community.

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  11. Insurers Slow to Approve New, Pricey Cholesterol DrugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | News Max

    During the first year an expensive class of new cholesterol-lowering drugs was on the market, only one in three patients with a prescription actually received the therapy due to lack of insurance approval and high copays, according to a study sponsored by a manufacturer of one such drug. The drugs, known as PCSK9 inhibitors, are intended for use by adults whose "bad" low-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels remain dangerously high even though they're taking maximal doses of traditional cholesterol-lowering medications.

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  12. A doctor is listening to a little girls heartbeat during her check up. .Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    Registration will allow you to post comments on timesunion.com and create a timesunion.com Subscriber Portal account for you to manage subscriptions and email preferences. New York ranked No.

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  13. Insurers are slow to approve pricey new cholesterol drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | Reuters

    During the first year an expensive class of new cholesterol-lowering drugs was on the market, only one in three patients with a prescription actually received the therapy due to lack of insurance approval and high copays, according to a study sponsored by a manufacturer of one such drug. The drugs, known as PCSK9 inhibitors, are intended for use by adults whose "bad" low-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels remain dangerously high even though they're taking maximal doses of traditional cholesterol-lowering medications.

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  14. Problems with senses may predict older adults' overall health, ability to functionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    The five senses are hearing, vision, smell, touch, and taste. When these senses begin to dim or are lost as we age, we face challenges dealing with everyday life.

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  15. Thomas French Whayne Jr., MD, PhD, Presented with the Albert Nelson...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... of Kentucky for nearly 20 years. Certified in cardiovascular disease through the American Board of Internal Medicine, his areas of focus include cardiovascular medicine with major interests in the aggressive treatment of coronary atherosclerosis, ...

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  16. Inderjit Singh Named a Lifetime Achiever by Marquis Who's WhoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... the Presbyterian Hospital at the University of Pittsburgh. In 1990, Dr. Singh entered into a residency in internal medicine with the Easton Hospital and Hahnemann University Hospital, and in 1992, he joined the University of Michigan as a clinical ...

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  17. Can You Get a Tumor in Your Neck?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | MedicineNet

    ... grouped with cancers of the head and neck. Medically reviewed by Jay B. Zatzkin, MD; American Board of Internal Medicine with subspecialty in Medical Oncology SOURCE: U.S. National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute. Last updated ...

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  18. Depression symptoms linked to problems with daily activities for older Japanese adultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    Recently, researchers investigated whether depressive symptoms might make it harder for older adults to perform their regular daily activities. The researchers also wanted to find out whether living circumstances or marital status had any impact on whether depressive symptoms affected older adults' abilities to perform daily activities.

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  19. Want the latest news on allergies and asthma?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    Are you looking for the latest information on research and treatment for allergies and asthma? Join the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology in Boston, MA from October 26-30 for the 2017 ACAAI Annual Scientific Meeting. More than 2,200 participants - including 1,500 allergists, internists, pediatricians and other healthcare professionals - from across the nation and around the world will participate.

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  20. Dr. John R. EricksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | The Daily Gazette

    ... Clinic in 1957, where he remained until retirement in 1993. He was a diplomat of the American Board of Internal Medicine and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He served as instructor in medicine at the University of Illinois from 1957 ...

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