Printer Friendly

Articles from Physician's Briefings (August 3, 2018)

1-14 out of 14 article(s)
Title Author Type Words
ASCO Endorses SIO Guideline for Integrative Tx in Breast Cancer; Guideline recommends therapies for reducing anxiety/stress, depression/mood disorders, nausea. 254
CDC: E-Cigarette Sales in the United States Climb As Prices Fall; Average monthly sales of electronic cigarettes and related products rose 132 percent from 2012 to 2017. 181
Ciprofloxacin May Up Likelihood of Aortic Dissection, Rupture; Increased susceptibility observed in mouse model of sporadic aortic aneurysm and dissection. 255
Doctors Can Help Children, Teens Adhere to Eczema Treatment Plan; Aids include simplifying treatment, creating reminders, sharing success stories. 179
Doctors Key in Care Coordination for Pediatric Inpatients; Pediatricians should direct systems to coordinate care at admission, during hospital stay, on discharge. Clinical report 238
Federal Parity Tied to Lower Out of Pocket Mental Health Spending; Lower out-of-pocket mental health spending exists for children with parity plans. 244
Groups Urge CMS to Reconsider Suspending Risk Adjustment; Twenty-eight medical organizations, including AMA, sent letter to Administrator Verma of CMS. 225
Increasing Cost of Insulin Has Serious Health Consequences; Lowest-priced insulin required to safely, effectively achieve treatment goals should be prescribed. 256
One-Quarter of Older U.S. Adults May Be Overtreated for Diabetes; These patients are tightly controlled with glucose-lowering medications with high risk of hypoglycemia. 302
Parent-Child Interactive Intervention Cuts Depression; Intervention focuses on enhancing the child's emotional competence and emotion regulation. 210
Rifampin Similar to Isoniazid for Preventing Active Tuberculosis; Rifampin has significantly higher rate of treatment completion, fewer drug-related adverse events. 233
Skin Appears to Be Key Pathway for Absorption of BBQ Fumes; During barbecuing, dermal intake of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons greater than inhalation intake. 209
Some Bacteria Now More Tolerant of Alcohol-Based Sanitizers; Enterococci bacteria surviving exposure for longer periods of time. 192
Variation in Specialty Drug Coverage Across Health Plans; Plans restrict coverage of drugs indicated for cancer less often than drugs indicated for other diseases. 226

Terms of use | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2021 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters |