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(Taylor & Francis Group) Who owns your health data and why? Who really benefits from new cancer treatment development? Does personalised medicine live up to the hype? Does personalised medicine help u...
During a recent internal medicine rotation, a senior resident expressed disappointment that I’ve chosen a career in family medicine. He was concerned that my talents would be wasted, because ...
Barack Obama’s state of the union address in 2015 kicked precision medicine into the mainstream. He wanted the US to lead “a new era of medicine—one that delivers the right treatment at the righ...
(Society for Academic Emergency Medicine) Emergency medicine academicians in six plenary presentations will explore a variety of subjects related to the practice of emergency medicine during a special...
NewsBreakthrough medicine for 50 million tinnitus sufferers? A new patent-pending medicine is designed to treat ringing, buzzing and clicking in the ears.
(Aarhus University) Previous studies have shown that anti-epilepsy medicine may lead to congenital malformations in the fetus and that the use of anti-epilepsy medicine during pregnancy affects the de...
(University of Miami Miller School of Medicine) Physicians, parents and coaches should be cautious when considering treating injured young athletes with platelet rich plasma (PRP), stem cells or other...
Three hospital medicine groups share how they have successfully incorporated nurse practitioners and physician assistants into their practices. Medscape Internal Medicine
Health history questionnaires (HHQs) are a set of self-administered questions completed by patients prior to a clinical encounter. Despite widespread use, minimal research has evaluated the content of...
There are direct and indirect linkages and a form of symbiosis between operational military medicine from World War II and present wilderness medicine, from the beginnings to contemporary practice, an...
Substance use is highly prevalent in the United States, but little time in the curriculum is devoted to training internal medicine residents in addiction medicine.
Precision, personalized or stratified medicine, which promises to deliver the right treatment to the right patient, is a topic of international interest in both the lay press and the scientific litera...
Precision medicine has received growing recognition from clinicians, health systems, and the pharmaceutical industry, as well as patients and policymakers, which will leave a major impact on the pract...