August 2018


Setting a Course for Food as Medicine

(from the June 2018 ACP Internist)

Culinary medicine is a growing, evidence-based movement that brings the “food is medicine” philosophy to medical education and beyond.

ACP Internist provides news and information for internists about the practice of medicine and reports on the policies, products, and activities of ACP.

My Kind of Medicine: Real Lives of Practicing Internists

Spotlight: Emily Stewart, MD, FACP

Growing up in rural Northeastern Pennsylvania, Dr. Emily Stewart heard the call to become a physician as a child.

Medical Student Perspectives

The Young and the Coatless - A Guide for Medical Students

The white lab coat, long a fashion staple of the medical establishment, has recently become the topic of vigorous debate.

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Analyzing Annals

On Being a Doctor: The Box

In preparing to present the “facts” for an autopsy, Dr. Migliore learns who a patient was and how we failed him.

Annals of Internal Medicine is the premier internal medicine academic journal published by the American College of Physicians (ACP). It is one of the most widely cited and influential specialty medical journals in the world.

Winning Abstracts

Atypical Bacteremia after Memorable Braces: An Unusual Presentation

Fusobacterium nucleatum is an overlooked gram-negative anaerobe that causes a wide array of life threatening infections. The variable and vague clinical presentation of this bacteria makes early diagnosis of Fusobacterium bacteremia crucial to ensure optimal treatment.

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Subspecialty Careers

Medical Oncology

Medical oncology is the internal medicine subspecialty which involves the diagnosis and management of benign and malignant neoplasms.

In the Clinic

Care of the Adult Cancer Survivor

Over the past 4 decades, for many individuals cancer has transformed from a fatal to a more chronic disease. Approximately two thirds of patients diagnosed with cancer today will experience at least 5-year survival.

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