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Researchers question benefit of antibiotics for all cases of fast-breathing pneumonia

November 15, 2018
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Study shows declining efficacy of prophylactic antibiotics to prevent SSIs following colorectal surgery

November 15, 2018
The efficacy of prophylactic antibiotics in preventing surgical site infections following colorectal surgery has declined, according to results from a systematic review…
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AMA affirms medical spectrum of gender

November 15, 2018
During the AMA Interim Meeting, delegates adopted several new policies on important emerging health care topics, including gender identity. In October, The New York
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Salmonella infections declined after NYC required restaurants to post inspection grades

November 15, 2018
In New York City, Salmonella infections declined after the city health department mandated that restaurants post inspection letter grades in their windows, according to…
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AMA adopts policy supporting in-person importation of prescription drugs from Canada

November 15, 2018
To address concerns that out-of-pocket costs for prescription drugs have reduced access to essential medications, delegates at the Interim Meeting of the AMA adopted a…
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Emerging Antiviral Agents Influenzing Clinical Practice

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

Better diagnostic modalities, more effective treatments, and practical methods to control the spread of influenza are…
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AMA affirms medical spectrum of gender

November 15, 2018
During the AMA Interim Meeting, delegates adopted several new policies on important emerging health care topics…
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VIDEO: Take homes from GI Outlook: Leadership, MACRA, burnout

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