Why Aren't Vets Open with Psychiatrists?
(MedPage Today) -- Four of them explain (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 17, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Abuse in Childhood and Arthritis Linked (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- The more severe and frequent the abuse, the greater the risk of arthritis in adulthood (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 17, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

One Physician's Breakthrough Against Prior Authorization
(MedPage Today) -- Niran S. Al-Agba, MD, has a way to beat the system (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 17, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Cannabinoids Offer Limited Symptom Relief in MS
(MedPage Today) -- Meta-analysis reports mild reductions in spasticity, pain, bladder dysfunction (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 15, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Distinct Ultrasound Pattern Seen in Arthritis Subtype (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Palindromic rheumatism was characterized by extracapsular inflammation (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 15, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

CHF May Affect One in Three Pregnancies After Cancer Tx Cardiotoxicity
(MedPage Today) -- But observational study finds " very low risk " for other cancer survivors (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 15, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Alcohol, Suicide-Related Mortality Higher in Diabetics
(MedPage Today) -- Rates tended to be higher for those on insulin versus oral agents (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 15, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

State of Health: Md. House Candidate Knows Medical Concerns Firsthand
(MedPage Today) -- Two-time cancer survivor Vaughn Stewart has healthcare issues high on his agenda (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 15, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

IL-6 for Adult Still's: A New Option? (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Some benefits seen, but primary endpoint not met (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 14, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

' Innovative' Nursing Honors Veterans
(MedPage Today) -- Beth Abele, RN, MSN, CNL, discusses ways to better care for vets (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 14, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Understanding Neuropathic-Like Knee Pain
(MedPage Today) -- Central risk factors may contribute to the condition, study shows (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 13, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Mental Exercises for Training Your Brain
(MedPage Today) -- Must reads about the latest news and trends in healthcare careers (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 13, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

FDA Panel Backs Powerful Opioid Pills for Emergency Pain
(MedPage Today) -- Sufentanil up to 10 times more potent than fentanyl, but REMS would mitigate risks (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 12, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

High Prolactin Tied to Lower T2D Risk in Women (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Risk fell by 27% in women with highest, though normal, levels (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 12, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

FDA Says Vape Liquid Contains Erectile Dysfunction Drug
(MedPage Today) -- Company warned to stop selling the illegal products (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 11, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Rare HIV PrEP Failure Reported in San Francisco
(MedPage Today) -- Truvada for pre-exposure prophylaxis remains highly effective, experts say (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 11, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Study: Men Who Smoke Unaware of Erectile Dysfunction Risk
(MedPage Today) -- Impotence warnings might motivate men to kick the habit (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 11, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Gout Tx and CV Death Risk: Pain Medicine News Report
(MedPage Today) -- Also, the plight of adolescents with chronic pain (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 11, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

' Outside the Box' Solutions Needed for Seniors' Care
(MedPage Today) -- More coordination needed between medical, non-medical organizations, speakers suggest (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 10, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Two Mu Opioids Set for FDA Advisory Review
(MedPage Today) -- Oliceridine abuse potential raises concern; outlook better for sufentanil sublingual tablets (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 10, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Sexual Abuse and Bariatric Surgery: HealthLeaders Media
(MedPage Today) -- Also, what you need to know about the forecasted nursing shortage (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 9, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Seeing Red: Can Excessive Viagra Dose Permanently Damage Vision?
(MedPage Today) -- Report describes case of persistent colored vision disturbance (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 8, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Chronic Pain Treatment Coverage Varies Widely
(MedPage Today) -- Insurers may be missing opportunities to give patients non-opioid options (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 5, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Study: E-Cigarette Injuries Drastically Underestimated
(MedPage Today) -- Estimate over 40 times higher than FDA's figures (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 5, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Arthritis Cases on the Rise With Cancer Tx (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Immune-related adverse rheumatic events increase with checkpoint inhibitor therapy (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 5, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Turning 10 Minutes with a Patient into 20
(MedPage Today) -- How to make the most of rushed time slots (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 5, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Should FDA Treat Rare Disease Drugs Differently?
(MedPage Today) -- Patient advocates, industry call for looser regulation (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 4, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Why I Can't Fire My Patients
(MedPage Today) -- Once you have them, you're stuck with them -- and vice-versa (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - September 20, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Mortality Improves in Lupus ESRD (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- All-cause death risk falls by a third since 1995 (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - September 19, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

CT Predicts Flares in Patients with Gout (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- In contrast, ultrasound was not helpful (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - September 19, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

The Power of Clinical Triads
(MedPage Today) -- They're one of the most useful tools for providers (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - September 19, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Treat-to-Target in RA: No Increase in AEs
(MedPage Today) -- Implementation of treat-to-target also slightly lowered resource use (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - September 18, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Early Win for Anti-IL-17 Drug in Hidradenitis Suppurativa
(MedPage Today) -- Responses in 14 of 18 patients with longstanding disease (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - September 18, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

USPSTF: Behavioral Interventions Best for Obese Adults (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Potential harms were greater with pharmacotherapy; surgery was not considered in the recommendation (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - September 18, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Improving Sepsis Care: HealthLeaders Media
(MedPage Today) -- Also, the soaring cost of health illiteracy (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - September 17, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Triple Tx Effective in COPD with Low Exacerbation Risk
(MedPage Today) -- And models show exacerbations further decreasing (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - September 17, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Repeat CRP Tests If Spine Disease Uncertain
(MedPage Today) -- Post-hoc analysis of patients with axial spondyloarthritis (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - September 17, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Get the Most Out of Conferences
(MedPage Today) -- These 12 tips can make nursing meetings more rewarding (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - September 16, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Climate Change, Ag Practices Expand Histoplasmosis Range
(MedPage Today) -- Fungal lung pathogen now endemic in Missouri River basin (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - September 15, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

iMedicalApps: Best of 2018 ... So Far
(MedPage Today) -- Eight winners, eight months in (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - September 14, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Preparing for the Coming Storm
(MedPage Today) -- A rained-out vacation is nothing compared to an oncoming hurricane (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - September 14, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Psoriasis Response Falls as Comorbidities Rise
(MedPage Today) -- Comorbid conditions reported in two-thirds of patients (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - September 14, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Can We Please Leave Our History Alone?
(MedPage Today) -- It's time to look forward, not back, says Suneel Dhand, MD (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - September 13, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Effort to Decrease Misdiagnosis Launched
(MedPage Today) -- Barriers to accurate diagnosis still present, group says (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - September 13, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Review: PFAS Exposure Tied to Kidney Disease
(MedPage Today) -- Researchers warn environmental exposure'threat'to kidneys (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - September 13, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

They Said Women Can't Be Doctors
(MedPage Today) -- But I proved them wrong (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - September 13, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Apple: Giving Healthcare the iPhone Treatment
(MedPage Today) -- How the company hopes to create a medical ecosystem that will help their bottom line (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - September 13, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

I'm a Physician and a Gun Owner
(MedPage Today) -- Here are my suggestions for gun control (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - September 11, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

ACOs Saved $$ for Medicare, Says Trade Group Report
(MedPage Today) -- But the study leaves some fundamental questions unanswered (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - September 11, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Tai Chi Better Than Other Exercise for Falls Prevention in Elderly
(MedPage Today) -- Fewer falls than with stretching, multimodal exercise in U.S.-based trial (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - September 11, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news