Weighted net estimated increase of 795,000 US youths being reclassified as having hypertension.
American emergency medicine physicians have been taking measures to address the ongoing opioid crisis, which affects emergency departments throughout the country.
Gap in earnings between self-employed and employed health care professionals also decreased.
The United States has the seventh highest prevalence of Chagas infection in the Western hemisphere, with most cases seen among immigrants from Latin America.
Standardized definition, guidance on estimation may facilitate understanding of overdiagnosis.
Eight-six percent of PCPs feel unable to adequately address needs of patients with multiple chronic conditions
Commission makes 6 recommendations to meet 2030 goals for non-communicable diseases
Discussions involving Internet challenges with children and adolescents should be as sensitive as those about sexuality and drug or alcohol use.
Others have argued that dismissal is ethically problematic because it can deprive children of comprehensive pediatric care and undermine public health.
Policy supports evidence-based strategies such as excise taxes, adding warning labels
Association says medical students, residents should undergo training with evaluative feedback.
Ethical discussion relates to issues of informed consent, privacy, and justice
Although all of the guidelines acknowledge that there are emergent situations in which providing care for a family member or friend is not only permissible but also essential, other situations are frowned upon.
AMA calls for greater manufacturer transparency in order to prepare for disasters, mitigate shortages.
Visit provides unique opportunity to address relationship between family and pediatric practice.
A study assessing the impact of upscheduling of hydrocodone combined medications on APRN practices in Oklahoma revealed significant barriers to effective pain management.
Incidental abnormalities are most frequently observed in computed tomography colonoscopy, computed tomography of the chest, and cardiac magnetic resonance imaging.
Screening with bone measurement recommended for women aged 65, younger women at risk
Greater reproducibility and higher concordance for melanoma staging with implementation of AJCC 8
The use of formal palliative care services among patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease increased by 1% per year, going from 5.3% in 2004 to 14.3% in 2014.
Findings from 2008 to 2016 in both rural and nonrural practices.
Vertical level mergers, which incorporate not just health care providers, but also insurers, retailers, and PBMs, could pose challenges in primary care.
Blogging has become a powerful tool for physicians to share their expertise, build better relationships with their patients, and make connections online.
Some of the most memorable moments in medical practice are the times when a patient and clinician can chit-chat like friends.
In patients with and without dementia, amyloid-positive and negative results were significantly linked to diagnoses and treatment changes.
NAPNAP has called on the US Department of Homeland Security, in collaboration with the Justice Department, to protect the health and wellness of immigrant children by voicing their opposition to the border separation of children and parents.
New policy recommends state licensing boards to only inquire about current conditions
The American Academy of Pediatrics releases a new clinical report on the diagnosis and treatment of clinically significant gastroesophageal reflux.
Lower and higher oxygen saturation targets result in equal but contrasting outcomes for extremely preterm infantsJune 14, 2018
In this meta-analysis, there was no significant difference between lower and higher oxygen saturation targets on a primary composite of mortality or major disability at a corrected age of 18-24 months for infants born extremely preterm.
In this randomized controlled trial, there was no difference in the self-reported disability 12 months after injury between patients treated with negative pressure wound therapy and those treated with standard wound dressings.