Internal Medicine Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. ACP says patient safety must be improved in office-based practice settingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    ... in the United States with members in more than 145 countries worldwide. ACP membership includes 152,000 internal medicine physicians (internists), related subspecialists, and medical students. Internal medicine physicians are specialists who apply ...

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  2. Cutting Edge Therapies and Technologies in GastroenterologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | PRWeb

    Gastroenterology conferences are accredited with CME/CPD/CE and are being organized in USA, Europe, Middle East and Asia-Pacific Yearly World Gastroenterology Meetings brings together the global leaders to present their research in lectures, workshops and major symposia. Networking with experts & decision makers from 100+ countries which are a best Platform for networking and Potential Collaborations.

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  3. Harvey Sherwin Kantor, MD, Presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... University's Health Sciences Center for a number of years. He was interim chairman of the Department of Internal Medicine from 2000 to 2002, and professor of internal medicine and director of the Division of Infectious Diseases from 1993 to 2002. ...

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  4. Internists encouraged by payment rules from CMS, note key areas of concernRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    The American College of Physicians , expressed support for some of the provisions included in the final rules for the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule and the Quality Payment Program for 2018, and noted some areas of concern in the rules that were released by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services on Nov. 2. "As a practicing primary care internist, I am greatly encouraged that CMS is proposing improvements in the physician fee schedule to help me and my colleagues provide coordinated, patient-centered, high value and team-based care to our patients " said Susan Thompson Hingle, MD, MACP, chair, Board of Regents, ACP.

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  5. Internist joins Middlesboro ARH medical staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | Middlesboro Daily News

    Dr. Laughter earned her medical degree from Lincoln Memorial University, Debusk College of Osteopathic Medicine, and completed her internal medicine residency at Bluefield Regional Medical Center in Bluefield, West Virginia. Dr. Laughter, who specializes in internal medicine, has joined the practice of Elizabeth Douglas, MD, and Jessica Helton, APRN, who practice family medicine.

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  6. Mount St. Mary's Hospital announces appointment of Pandey for primary careRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2017 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Mount St. Mary's Hospital has announced Abhilasha Pandey, M.D., has joined its primary care practice. Pandey is board-certified in internal medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

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  7. Briefcase for Nov. 1, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    ... Institute and performs cases at Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee. Suprenant is board-certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease and electrophysiology and brings with him more than three decades of experience in treating numerous ...

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  8. Internists support CMS on its patients over paperwork and meaningful measures initiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    ... Putting Patients First by Reducing Administrative Tasks in Health Care ," which was published in Annals of Internal Medicine in March 2017 and supported by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists . "ACP also is encouraged by your ...

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  9. Bryan Jeremy Arling, MD, FACP, Presented with the Albert Nelson...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... Affiliated with George Washington University Hospital and Sibley Memorial Hospital, he is certified in internal medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine. Additionally, Dr. Arling has been teaching as a clinical professor of medicine at ...

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  10. Internists play a vital role in identifying patients for genetic counseling for cancer riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Patients at high risk for familial cancer, history of cancer at a young age, or history of multiple cancer occurrences may be referred to genetic counseling for genetic testing from the primary care office, which makes internists an important partner with genetic counseling. In a commentary published in Annals of Internal Medicine , experts from the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Thomas Jefferson University, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center explain three main areas in oncology where genetic evaluation is changing care for patients, and how close collaboration between internists and cancer genetic specialists is crucial.

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  11. Helping smokers quit: Payments, personalized support can workRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Money can be more powerful than nicotine, as a new study found that smokers who received financial incentives, in addition to personalized support, to help them quit were more successful than smokers who did not receive these interventions. Published in JAMA Internal Medicine , the study demonstrates that these approaches could play an important role in helping people quit smoking.

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  12. Despite improvements, death rates from lupus remain disproportionately highRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    ... of mortality rates. Findings from a nationwide population-based study are published in Annals of Internal Medicine . Lupus is a chronic autoimmune disease with limited treatment options. In the 1950s, 5- and 10-year survival rates were less than 50 ...

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  13. A survey of primary care physicians' perceptions and needs regarding...Read the original story

    Oct 29, 2017 | CiteULike

    To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. OBJECTIVE: To assess the interest, perceptions, and needs of primary care physicians with regard to office-based precepting of medical students.

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  14. High Profile: Dr. Robert H. Hopkins Jr. directs a medical clinic for uninsured patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2017 | NWAonline

    ... and has been for many years, as a professor of medicine and pediatrics and director of the general internal medicine division at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences where he oversees a group of 25 doctors at the hospital and at satellite ...

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  15. Choosing Wisely: Five Years of Focusing on 'the Right Care'Read the original story

    Oct 27, 2017 | American Academy of Family Physicians

    ... this approach has helped reduce the use of costly and unnecessary medical services. The American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) Foundation and Consumer Reports formally launched Choosing Wisely in 2012. Nine medical specialty organizations -- ...

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  16. Dry mouth symptoms can be side effect of certain medications for older adultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    For older adults, dry mouth can be a common side effect of prescribed medications . Having dry mouth means you don't have enough saliva, or spit, to keep your mouth wet.

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  17. Origina Announces Positive Interim Results from Phase IIb Dose-Ranging Study for Diabetic Foot UlcersRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2017 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... said Dr. David Dantzker, Vice Chairman and CMO of Origin, and former Chairman of the American Board of Internal Medicine. "We believe that NO has the potential to change not only the trajectory of wound healing, but also the underlying biology by ...

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  18. Origin(TM) Announces Positive Interim Results from Phase IIb...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2017 | PR-inside.com

    ... said Dr. David Dantzker, Vice Chairman and CMO of Origin, and former Chairman of the American Board of Internal Medicine. "We believe that NO has the potential to change not only the trajectory of wound healing, but also the underlying biology by ...

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  19. "Arbitrary" action has doctor on hook for $205,000 in bonus payRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2017 | American Medical Association

    ... primary medical care services because it difficult for patients to find additional physicians for routine internal medicine, pediatric or family medicine needs. Often, East Hawaii physicians specializing in these areas are not accepting new Medicaid ...

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  20. Massena Memorial Hospital taking steps to address financial lossesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    ... has started and has had 94 visits for the first month of operation. Dr. Birinder Singh, nephrologist/internal medicine with a specialty in hypertension, has started seeing patients this month. The hospital's physician outreach clinics are up by ...

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