Jim Anderson, MPAS, PA-C, DFAAPA

Jim Anderson, MPAS, PA-C, DFAAPA

Jim Anderson, PA-C, DFAAPA, is chair of the American Academy of Physician Assistants Health Disparities Work Group.

Most Recent Articles by Jim Anderson, MPAS, PA-C, DFAAPA

Is Bed Rest Necessary in Pregnancy?

Is Bed Rest Necessary in Pregnancy?

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Although bed rest was once frequently advised in pregnancy, clinicians today routinely warn against bed rest for most pregnant patients due to potential negative effects.

Obesity Medicine: Time for a Paradigm Shift?

Obesity Medicine: Time for a Paradigm Shift?

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Overweight patients often experience bias from the medical community, which may prevent them from seeking medical attention, even when it's necessary.

Food Talk is Good Medicine

Food Talk is Good Medicine

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Some of the most memorable moments in medical practice are the times when a patient and clinician can chit-chat like friends.

Should we amend our bias against overweight patients?

Should we amend our bias against overweight patients?

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Clinicians should re-examine their bias against obese and overweight patients.

What's the difference between AAPA and MLA conferences?

What's the difference between AAPA and MLA conferences?

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Despite the differences in professional foci, the AAPA and MLA conferences have several similarities.

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