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April 11-13, 2019
Internal Medicine Meeting 2019
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Ensure payment and avoid policy violations. Plus, new resources to help you navigate the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA).
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say that happiness is the key to making the medical school
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wonderful feeling, and when I am happy, I am more efficient,
productive, and enthusiastic.
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Spend a month in Washington learning about health policy and
advocating for internal medicine.
To improve care and achieve performance targets, healthcare
systems focus on patients at high risk for not achieving preventive
cancer screening and chronic disease management goals. We
hypothesized that patients with a higher propensity for missed
outpatient appointments, or "no-shows," will have lower colorectal
cancer (CRC) screening and low-density lipoprotein (LDL) goal
attainment over the following year.
The word nephrology comes from the word nephros, the
Greek word for kidney. Nephrology involves the diagnosis and
management of diseases of the kidneys, the contiguous collecting
system, and the associated vasculature.
Hypertension affects more than 65 million people in the United
States, with about 2 million new cases diagnosed annually (1, 2).
Most patients have primary or essential hypertension and are likely
to remain hypertensive for life. Risk factors for hypertension
include a family history of hypertension, African-American
ethnicity, obesity, a high sodium or alcohol intake, and a
In the Clinic is a monthly feature in Annals of Internal
Medicine that focuses on practical management of patients with
common clinical conditions. It offers evidence-based answers to
frequently asked questions about screening, prevention, diagnosis,
therapy, and patient education and provides physicians with tools
to improve the quality of care. Many internal medicine clerkship
directors recommend this series of articles for students on the
internal medicine ambulatory rotation.