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Which states do physicians prosper in? Click on any state to get our complete analysis of how "physician friendly" it is.

Health care reform, the patient-centered medical home, and the impact of environmental change on global health are just a few of the topics to be discussed at the Internal Medicine 2009 Medicine 2009 in Philadelphia this week.

CHICAGO—Experts at RSNA 2015 look to data to improve care.

You may think you and your staff are on top of this problem. Results of a survey performed during a pertussis outbreak may help you think twice.


With a dearth of coders thanks to the ICD-10 transition, some practices find that training current staff is the best way to get good coders.

Microorganisms encountered during early-life animal exposure may increase risk for respiratory infections but also decrease risk of asthma via immune modulation.

Black populations may be disproportionately affected by LABA risks. A new study finds replacement of LABA with tiotropium did not improve outcomes.

CHICAGO—MRI allows physicians to monitor the protective effect of weight loss on knee cartilage.

Can mobile technologies advance care for schizophrenia? The research literature strongly supports feasibility, although clinical data on validity, safety, and efficacy are still lacking.

We asked physicians and administrators what their resolutions were for 2016, either personal or professional. Here's what they said.

Jails have a much higher percentage of homeless mentally ill than does the general community, and those with psychiatric disorders (eg, schizophrenia) must often fend for themselves. Here are some solutions.

Currently, 1 in 15 youths undergoing psychiatric evaluation in the emergency department is restrained. This article covers diagnostic and therapeutic interventions that can reduce fear and put the young patient on a path to recovery.

It is important to recognize and document the abilities and deficits of a patient in order to determine capacity.

Acute intoxication is the most likely culprit for an increased risk of violence or agitation, but personality, psychosis, and cognitive problems can all play a role. A skilled clinician can glean a great deal of information in a short period of time.

CHICAGO—MRI shows abnormal cerebral blood flow even if concussed athletes clinically ready to return to sport.


The digital age has brought about a whole new age of medical crowdsourcing. Physicians no longer have to wait for a call back.

Who has the upper hand, the applicant or the hiring radiology practice?

Addiction and mental health treatment has fallen increasingly into the justice system for underserved and indigent patients. How do we bring state-of-the art treatment to this population in desperate need?

Looking out at a flat gray sea, I try to imagine the chasms in the ocean’s floor where lava laced with strontium pours...

The authors present a case of AL amyloidosis with rare GI involvement and an equally rare presenting symptom.


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