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Physicians who do not certify more likely to receive disciplinary actions

April 28, 2016

An analysis of data sets found that 95% of internal medicine residents achieve certification through the American Board of Internal Medicine, according to findings published in Academic Medicine.

Rebecca S. Lipner, PhD, senior vice president of assessment and research for the ABIM, and colleagues reported that the remaining 5% of physicians were more likely to receive disciplinary actions from state medical board.

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Prediabetes increases risk for chronic kidney disease

April 28, 2016
Patients with prediabetes are at modestly increased risk for developing chronic kidney disease, recent study findings show.In a systematic review, Justin B
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Large variation in TSH reference limits seen during first trimester of pregnancy

April 28, 2016
During the first trimester of pregnancy, thyroid-stimulating hormone reference limits differ widely, according to recent findings. Frequent misclassification and…
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Impaired bone material properties present in postmenopausal women with diabetes

April 28, 2016
Postmenopausal women with type 2 diabetes have impaired bone material properties when measured by reference point indentation, according to study findings published in…
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Mediterranean diet lowers BMI in US adolescents

April 28, 2016
American adolescents who adhere to a Mediterranean dietary pattern or increase their adherence have smaller BMI increases compared with their peers, according to recent…
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New Treatment Paradigms for Diabetic Retinopathy: Current Status and Applications for Practice

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Genentech, Inc.

Despite a number of effective treatment options, diabetic eye disease is a leading cause of vision loss in the United…
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VIDEO: Human induced pluripotent stem cells may help study of osteoporosis, rare genetic diseases

April 8, 2016
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Managing Obesity in 2015: Setting the Framework and Assessing All of the Options

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Novo Nordisk.

This CME activity is based on the slides and lectures presented by the faculty at the symposium, Managing Obesity in…
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