American College of Physicians Internal Medicine Meeting

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VIDEO: Pembrolizumab improves overall survival in nonsmall cell lung cancer

May 5, 2017
SAN DIEGO — Patients with PD-1 positive nonsmall cell lung cancer who were treated with pembrolizumab had improved overall survival and…
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VIDEO: Lung cancer screening shows potential to reduce deaths

April 28, 2017
SAN DIEGO — Gregory Kane, MD, chair of the department of medicine at Thomas Jefferson University, discussed the importance of lung cancer…
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VIDEO: Hospitalization outcomes in older adults improving

April 28, 2017
SAN DIEGO — Though hospitals are seeing an increase in geriatric patients with acute and chronic illness, and many of these patients are in…
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VIDEO: Red blood cells can withstand longer times in inventory

April 24, 2017
SAN DIEGO — Red blood cells that were in inventory for 13 days vs. those in the same state for an average of 23 days had no difference on…
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VIDEO: Monitoring patients on opioid therapy

April 19, 2017
SAN DIEGO — General internists should monitor patients for outcomes on chronic opioid therapy that go beyond pain control, according to a…
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Blood transfusion, hydroxyurea useful in managing sickle cell disease

April 13, 2017
SAN DIEGO — Although there is no simple cure for sickle cell disease, blood transfusion and hydroxyurea are two modifying therapies that can be…
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VIDEO: Anthony S. Fauci, MD, discusses significant advances in HIV/AIDS epidemic

April 10, 2017
SAN DIEGO – Thanks to the extraordinarily effective therapies and approaches to prevention currently available, turning around the trajectory…
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Antibiotics require targeted approach

April 7, 2017
SAN DIEGO — Clinicians should use a targeted approach for antibiotic therapy that maximizes antimicrobial effectiveness and limits unnecessary…
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VIDEO: Source control vital in treating sepsis

April 6, 2017
SAN DIEGO — Volume resuscitation, early empiric antibiotics and treating the source of infection are critical in sepsis treatment, according to…
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Tools may help identify young women who should receive bone mineral density tests

April 5, 2017
SAN DIEGO – There is no consensus on what risk factors should be used to determine which younger women at risk for osteoporosis should receive…

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American College of Physicians Internal Medicine Meeting

April 19, 2018 - April 21, 2018

  • Location: New Orleans, LA
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