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AMA, Mayo Clinic working to create ‘medical school of the future’

March 29, 2017

The AMA and the Mayo Clinic recently convened its 32-school Accelerating Change in Medical Education Consortium to develop innovative ideas regarding physician training, according to an AMA press release.

The Mayo Clinic School of Medicine’s first class of medical students at its new Scottsdale campus will use the curriculum models being developed by the consortium.

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Nursery product-related injuries continue to rise in young children

March 29, 2017
Despite a significant decline in child injuries linked to baby walkers, jumpers and exercisers from 1991 to 2003, the number of injuries attributed to these products, as…
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Study shows minimal to no transfer of Cimzia from mother's plasma to breast milk

March 29, 2017
There was minimal to no transfer of Cimzia from nursing mothers to breast milk, considered to be an acceptable range for breast-feeding, according to a poster…
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BMI intervention tool helps parents detect childhood obesity

March 29, 2017
Using Fitwits, an approach used during well-child visits to prevent obesity, improved parents’ ability to recognize their child’s correct BMI category
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ACP: Excessive administrative tasks adversely affect physicians, patients

March 29, 2017
It is time for physicians to put patients before paperwork by reducing administrative tasks that negatively impact patient care, according to a position paper by the
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Alignment of Patient Health Numeracy with Asthma Care Instructions in the Patient Portal

HLRP: Health Literacy Research and Practice, Winter 2017, Volume 1 Issue 1
After Visit Summary (AVS) instructions provided through the patient portal of the electronic medical record can support…
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Pediatric Hematology, Oncology, and Stem Cell Transplantation: July 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Hematology and oncology are areas where all pediatric trainees get exposure during residency. Yet, these few weeks in…
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American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Annual Meeting

American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Annual Meeting

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Pediatricians play key role in preventing, controlling sexually transmitted infections

November 22, 2016
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