When used properly and in the correct situation, decision aids save time and costs by better meeting patient needs and increasing adherence.
1 May 2019
The newly launched webpage is dedicated to providing independent practice physicians with resources and tools to help with the business side of medicine.
20 Jul 2021
Genetic tests have made tremendous advances, and primary care physicians are going to be the ones who determine whether they're used, and how frequently. Here are a few pointers from Internal Medicine 2012 on what criteria to use.
1 Jun 2012
Online resources are available to help physicians and health care professionals ensure that patients receive the correct immunizations in accordance with the CDC's Recommended Adult Immunization Schedule.
8 Dec 2015
How can you keep the contents of one patient's medicine cabinet from getting into everyone's drinking water? Eventually, physicians could even be asked to pay attention to environmental impact when deciding which drugs to prescribe.
1 Feb 2009
The American College of Radiology offers several ways to access its criteria for appropriate imaging online.
1 Nov 2011
Physicians are on the front lines of addressing medical misinformation, increasingly figuring out what to address and how.
1 Jun 2023
Resources on health care topics that have the potential to gain attention during the 2016 presidential election offer a breakdown on critical issues, a detailed description of ACP's policy on each issue, and questions to consider while evaluating the candidates' positions.
26 Jul 2016
Migraines are a seemingly simple complaint for patients, but a diagnostic challenge for internists, who have to sort through the symptoms and potential causes. Sometimes, the treatment regimens are just as complex as the condition itself.
1 Sep 2012
The textbook offers a roadmap for collaboration between the fields of primary care and public health professionals.
3 Nov 2015