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Annals Impact Factor Reaches Record High!
Annals Impact Factor Reaches Record High!
Annals of Internal Medicine now has an impact factor of 17.810, moving it in rank to 4th among 153 general medicine journals. It is one of the most highly cited and influential journals in the world.
ICD-10 Deadline: Less Than 100 Days Away
ICD-10 Deadline: Less Than 100 Days Away
October 1 will be here before you know it – make sure you’re ready! ACP has worked with ICD-10 content developers to provide valuable resources at discounted rates for ACP members.
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Education & Recertification Opportunities:
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Annual EVP Report
The 2014-2015 ACP Report of the Executive Vice President (EVP) is a review of the past year's accomplishments, programs, initiatives and collaborations.
State Immunization Laws Should Eliminate Non-Medical Exemptions
State Immunization Laws Should Eliminate Non-Medical Exemptions
"Allowing exemptions based on non-medical reasons poses a risk both to the unvaccinated person and to public health," says Dr. Wayne J. Riley, ACP President.
Leo J. Tauber, MD, FACP
My Kind of Medicine: Leo J. Tauber, MD, FACP

Leo J. Tauber, MD, FACP, who recently celebrated his 99th birthday, can still recall the moment he knew he wanted to become a doctor.

Celebrating Excellence

Centennial Legacy Award

Kiyoshi Kurokawa, MD, MACP
ACP member since 1996

Kiyoshi Kurokawa, MD, MACP
MKSAP 17
Pre-order the brand new MKSAP 17 Complete using code MK17JUNE and save 15% through July 31, 2015.
CLINICAL GUIDELINES

Cervical Cancer Screening in Average Risk Women: Best Practice Advice from the Clinical Guidelines Committee of the American College of Physicians (2015)
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Risk Assessment and Prevention of Pressure Ulcers: A Clinical Practice Guideline From the American College of Physicians (2015)
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Treatment of Pressure Ulcers: A Clinical Practice Guideline From the American College of Physicians (2015)
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Dietary and Pharmacologic Management to Prevent Recurrent Nephrolithiasis in Adults: A Clinical Practice Guideline From the American College of Physicians (2014)
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Nonsurgical Management of Urinary Incontinence in Women: A Clinical Practice Guideline From the American College of Physicians (2014)
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Diagnosis of Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Adults: A Clinical Practice Guideline from the American College of Physicians (2014)
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Screening Pelvic Examination in Adult Women: A Clinical Practice Guideline from the American College of Physicians (2014)
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Treatment of Anemia in Patients With Heart Disease: A Clinical Practice Guideline From the American College of Physicians (2013)
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Screening, Monitoring, and Treatment of Stage 1-3 Chronic Kidney Disease: A Clinical Practice Guideline from the American College of Physicians (2013)
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Management of Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Adults: A Clinical Practice Guideline from the American College of Physicians (2013)
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Screening for Prostate Cancer: A Guidance Statement from the American College of Physicians (2013)
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Upper Endoscopy for Gastroesophageal Reflux: Best Practice Advice from the American College of Physicians (2012)
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Evaluation of Patients With Stable Ischemic Heart Disease: Executive Summary of a Clinical Practice Guideline for Primary Care From the American College of Physicians/American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association/American Association for Thoracic Surgery/Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association/Society of Thoracic Surgeons (2012)
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Management of Patients With Stable Ischemic Heart Disease: Executive Summary of a Clinical Practice Guideline From the American College of Physicians/American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association/American Association for Thoracic Surgery/Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association/Society of Thoracic Surgeons (2012)
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Screening for Colorectal Cancer: A Guidance Statement From the American College of Physicians
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Oral Pharmacologic Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: A Clinical Practice Guideline From the American College of Physicians
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Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis in Hospitalized Patients: A Clinical Practice Guideline From the American College of Physicians
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Diagnosis and Management of Stable Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: A Clinical Practice Guideline Update from the American College of Physicians, American College of Chest Physicians, American Thoracic Society, and European Respiratory Society
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Use of Intensive Insulin Therapy for the Management of Glycemic Control in Hospitalized Patients: A Clinical Practice Guideline From the American College of Physicians
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High Value Care

ACP's High Value Care (HVC) initiative is a broad program that connects two important priorities for the College: helping our physicians to provide the best possible care to their patients, and simultaneously reducing unnecessary costs to the health care system.

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Serving Our Patients and Profession: A Centennial History of the American College of Physicians (1915-2015)
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Recent Blog Posts
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Demonstration of 'tweeting the meeting'
[RSS]Posted Jul 21 at 3:56 PM by B Doherty
Putting to Rest the "Death Panel" Lie
[RSS]Posted Jul 22 at 11:00 AM by Kimberly Manning, MD, FACP
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