The Pause After a Patient Dies: HealthLeaders Media
(MedPage Today) -- Also, AI for diagnosing wrist fracture (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - June 4, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Hepatitis D: The'Forgotten Virus' is Still Here
(MedPage Today) -- More attention to screening, treatment is needed, say experts (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - June 4, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

NSCLC Survival Rises with Checkpoint Blocker Add-On
(MedPage Today) -- Atezolizumab plus standard therapy also slows disease progression (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - June 4, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Neulasta Biosimilar OK'd
(MedPage Today) -- First copycat for blockbuster white cell booster (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - June 4, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Surgery Succeeds in PPI-Refractory Heartburn (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication helpful after excluding non-GERD disorders (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - June 4, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Tips for Curbing Clinician Burnout
(MedPage Today) -- Here are four strategies to decrease burnout and increase resilience (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - June 4, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Who's at Risk for an Opioid Overdose?
(MedPage Today) -- Study finds measures of opioid misuse predict future opioid overdose, death (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - June 2, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Black Patients Actually Do Well in Prostate Cancer Trials
(MedPage Today) -- Outcomes as good as in white patients, and contrast with dismal record in clinical practice (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - June 2, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

iMedicalApps: Trouble With Death Certificate? CDC Has You Covered
(MedPage Today) -- App can help providers with death pronouncements, certificates (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - June 1, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Hacking the Inpatient Handoff
(MedPage Today) -- Handling patient care post-discharge takes serious thought (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - June 1, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Disaster Relief Via Drone
(MedPage Today) -- How can new tech help in disaster medicine? (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 31, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Trump Signs'Right to Try' Bill
(MedPage Today) -- Allows terminally ill patients to try unapproved therapies (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 30, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

1-Hour Exercise, 3 Times a Week Boosts Cognition in Older Adults
(MedPage Today) -- But no improvement in memory (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 30, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Most Pregnant Women in U.S. on Point with Prenatal Care
(MedPage Today) -- But gaps still persist by age, race/ethnicity, source of payment for delivery (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 30, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

ACS Backs Colon Ca Screening Starting at Age 45
(MedPage Today) -- Decision supported by rising incidence in younger people (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 30, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Thyroid Cancer in Men Tied to Heart Risks
(MedPage Today) -- Nearly 50% higher risk for CVD compared with women (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 30, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Drug-Free Remission a Possibility in Early SpA (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- More than half of patients had sustained remission after induction with golimumab (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 30, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Pay for Primary Care Docs on the Rise: HealthLeaders Media
(MedPage Today) -- Also, where do health insurance premium dollars really go? (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 29, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Postnatal Zika in Kids Marked by Mild Symptoms (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- But more research needed on full neurological impact of infection in youngest children (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 29, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Alzheimer's: Rethinking the'One-Size-Fits-All' Approach
(MedPage Today) -- NIH conference emphasizes tailored prevention and treatment (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 29, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Yes, There's Political Bias in Medicine
(MedPage Today) -- Before you address others'biases, address your own (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 29, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

How To Talk To Patients ’ Families
(MedPage Today) -- Tips for nurses to navigate emotionally challenging encounters (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 27, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

iMedicalApps: This Week's Best Medical Apps
(MedPage Today) -- A round-up of new apps for medical professionals (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 25, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Cancer Risk Raised in Psoriatic Arthritis
(MedPage Today) -- Highest risk was for nonmelanoma skin cancer (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 25, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Artificial Intelligence -- Don't Be Scared, Be Hopeful
(MedPage Today) -- Let's use computers'power to help physicians, not replace them (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 25, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Ustekinumab: Novel Help in Vasculitis?
(MedPage Today) -- Steroid-sparing effects demonstrated in small pilot study (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 24, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Complete Resection Possible in Recurrent, Low-Volume Ovarian Ca
(MedPage Today) -- Median overall survival of 6 years seen in select patients (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 24, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Can Cognitive Training Reduce Gait Freezing in PD?
(MedPage Today) -- Pilot study shows promise for'on'Parkinson's patients (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 24, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Senate Votes to Extend Community Care for Veterans
(MedPage Today) -- VA MISSION Act passes 92-5 (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 24, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Home Ventilation Saves $$$ Despite Initial Cost
(MedPage Today) -- COPD patients extend time away from doctors and hospital with add-on device (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 24, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Nurse-Led ICU Intervention Improves Family Communication
(MedPage Today) -- Surrogates'levels of anxiety/depression remained unchanged, however (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 24, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia Common in Inflammatory Arthritis
(MedPage Today) -- Comorbidity can influence disease assessment, treatment decisions (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 24, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Restless Sleep and Activity Intertwined in OA
(MedPage Today) -- Association partially mediated by lack of energy and depression (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 23, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Prostatitis Symptoms Fall with PDE5 Blocker
(MedPage Today) -- More relief with combo than with antibiotics alone (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 23, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Deadly Black Lung Disease Resurgent Among Coal Miners
(MedPage Today) -- More than 2,000 cases of progressive massive fibrosis in last 2 decades (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 22, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

COPD: Combo Tx Promising for Rapid Bronchodilation
(MedPage Today) -- Greater than 100 ml increase in peak FEV1 with RPL554 plus Spiriva (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 22, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

When Preventive Care Becomes Upselling
(MedPage Today) -- It's not fair to patients, says Hans Duvefelt, MD (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 22, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

In RA, Remission Beats Low Disease Activity (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Analysis of outcomes in two clinical trials with different targets (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 22, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Uninsured Rate Stays Flat at Nearly 30 Million
(MedPage Today) -- Figure is a decrease of 19 million from 2010 (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 22, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Multiple Lawsuits, Multiple Deaths, $900k from Medicare
(MedPage Today) --'More than 15, less than 30'malpractice suits, he said (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 21, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Mental Health in RA Affects Flare Risk (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- During anti-TNF tapering, factors such as depression are influential (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 20, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Improving Healthcare Awareness
(MedPage Today) -- What role do nurses play? (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 20, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Smoking and Parenting; Afib and Stroke: It's PodMed Double T! (with audio)
(MedPage Today) -- This week's topics include the Ebola vaccine, stroke risk and resolved a-fib, an antibody for migraine prevention, and cannabis and tobacco smoking by parents (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 19, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Assay May Help Avoid Needless Prostate Biopsies
(MedPage Today) -- Distinguishes clinically significant from insignificant/benign disease (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 19, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

' Kind of Socialized Medicine': What We Heard This Week
(MedPage Today) -- Quotable quotes from MedPage Today's sources (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 18, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Celiac Testing Paradigm Underdetects Disease
(MedPage Today) -- Case-control study highlights need for more physician awareness and a new strategy for detection (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 18, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Afib Post-Stroke OAC Tied to Fewer Long-Term Events
(MedPage Today) -- No increased risk of bleeding complications in Danish registry (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 18, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Science, Religion, and Pop Culture -- A Surprisingly Healthy Mix
(MedPage Today) -- A conference at the Vatican brings together a diverse group (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 18, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Show Me Where to Sign
(MedPage Today) -- Precious gems are buried in a morass of paperwork (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 18, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

In Lupus, Time on Dialysis Matters
(MedPage Today) -- Survival in lupus nephritis worsens after 24 months of dialysis (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 18, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news