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Citing Potential Adverse Health Impact on Millions of U.S. Residents, Nation's Largest Physician Specialty Society Urges Physicians to Oppose Mass Deportation
(Washington, September 1, 2015)— The American College of Physicians (ACP) today called on physicians, individually and collectively, to speak out against proposals to deport the 12 million U.S. residents who lack documentation of legal residency status, citing the adverse impact that mass deportation would have on individuals and the health of the public.
Survey of Physicians Shows Declining Satisfaction with Electronic
PHILADELPHIA, August 10, 2015 -- A new report from AmericanEHR Partners and the American Medical Association based on a survey of physicians, shows that compared to five years ago, more physicians are reporting being dissatisfied or very dissatisfied with their EHR system.
New ACP book focuses on teaching diagnostic and clinical reasoning in
PHILADELPHIA, August 3, 2015 -- Teaching Clinical Reasoning, the newest book in the Teaching Medicine series, is designed to help medical educators of various levels enhance their clinical reasoning abilities. The book is available individually or as a part of the complete seven-book Teaching Medicine set.
Video news story featuring Dr. William Yancy discussing how choice of diet affects weight loss success.
ACP in the News
|8/25/2015||Too Few Blacks, Hispanics Becoming Doctors: Study - U.S. News and World Report|
|8/24/2015||Why your doctor won't 'friend' you on Facebook - CNN|
|8/20/2015||25 Million U.S. Adults Struggle With Daily Pain - HealthDay|
|8/19/2015||Escaping the Echo Chamber - MedPage Today|
|8/18/2015||No Evidence to Support Widespread Screening for COPD: Experts - Health|
|8/13/2015||Consumer interest: Congress should not ban states’ GMO food labels - Pittsburgh Post Gazette|
|8/11/2015||Ladyparts: An Owner's Manual - Glamour|
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