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After the Pandemic: Internal Medicine's Value Will Be Better Known

How will internal medicine change as a result of the pandemic? Doherty: One result is that people have discovered how important internal medicine is in our healthcare system. The value that internal medicine physicians bring to healthcare was greatly illustrated during the pandemic,

Source: MedPage Today
Published: 18 May 2021

Socioeconomic status non-factor in worse COVID-19 for racial, ethnic groups in Twin Cities

The study was just published in the Journal of General Internal Medicine and is one of the first papers to discuss which social and cultural factors, including non-English speaking, may or may not ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 18 May 2021

Walla Walla Clinic adds internal medicine physician to provider roster

Dr. Claudiu “Gily” Ionescu-Tajit is joining staff this month at Walla Walla Clinic. Ionescu-Tajit came to Walla Walla in 2009, originally practicing at Walla Walla General Hospital. The board certified internal medicine physician has a focus on nutrition and has a masters degree in the field from Andrews University.

Source: Walla Walla Union Bulletin
Published: 12 May 2021

Regenstrief researcher wins American Board of Internal Medicine Foundation award

Regenstrief Institute Research Scientist Richard Frankel, PhD, has won the 2020 John A. Benson Jr., M.D., Professionalism Article Prize from the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) Foundation for his paper,

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 10 May 2021

Patients on Dialysis: Antibodies 6 Months After COVID-19 Infection

Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Patients undergoing kidney dialysis show encouraging antibody levels 6 months after SARS-CoV-2 infection, with slow declines thereafter,

Source: Medscape
Published: 18 May 2021

Marc Wever, MD, Joins PeaceHealth Ketchikan's general surgery team

Ketchikan, Alaska - PeaceHealth Medical Group recently announced that Marc Wever, MD, has recently joined their surgical team. Dr. Wever is a skilled surgeon with nearly 30 years of experience and expertise in endoscopy and general surgeries.

Source: Stories in the News
Published: 11 May 2021

SHM names new Masters in Hospital Medicine at Converge 2021

The three hospitalists receiving the MHM designation at SHM Converge 2021 are Dr. Nasim Afsar, Dr. Shaun D. Frost, and Dr. Jeffrey L. Schnipper.

Source: The Hospitalist
Published: 05 May 2021

Michigan University: Suicide among female nurses is double that of the general female population

Female nurses are roughly twice as likely to die by suicide than the general female population and 70% more likely than female physicians, according to a University of Michigan study examining suicide among physicians and nurses.

Source: India Education Diary
Published: 17 May 2021

The Wright Medicine: Making mental health a priority

Spring is a time of renewal, and I think that idea perfectly encapsulates that sense of optimism — cautious as it may be — we all feel now as the

Source: Valley Advantage
Published: 07 May 2021

North’s only private hospital celebrates five years of world-class medicine

Ongwediva Medipark private hospital offers an impressive range of general and specialist medical services, making it the go-to medical facility in the north. Spearheaded by David Imbili and his partners,

Published: 07 May 2021

North Oaks Rehabilitation Hospital announces 2021 Medical Executive Committee

Three area physicians are serving on the North Oaks Rehabilitation Hospital Medical Executive Committee for 2021.

Source: The Advocate
Published: 18 May 2021

Closing racial gaps in medical residencies could take decades

published Feb. 24 in the Journal of General Internal Medicine. Maame Yaa Yiadom, MD Reaching a representative balance in health care is crucial to a workforce reflective of the overall community. Previous research shows that patients have better health ...

Source: scopeblog.stanford
Published: 26 Apr 2021

No substantial increase in proportion of Black physicians since 1900

We were unable to process your request. Please try again later. If you continue to have this issue please contact Back to Healio The proportion of Black physicians ...

Source: Healio
Published: 22 Apr 2021

Bill seeking physician increase passes General Assembly

A bill designed to increase the number of primary care physicians in Tennessee’s rural communities was approved by the General Assembly on Wednesday.

Source: The Daily Post-Athenian
Published: 10 May 2021

Expansion of the internal medicine hospitalization service (56 beds) in the general hospital of zone no. 20 la margarita, in puebla, puebla

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Source: BNamericas
Published: 04 May 2021

Chadi Berjaoui MD is recognized by Continental Who's Who

The wide array of specialties include General Surgery, Internal Medicine, Family Practice, and Gynecology, just to name a few. Having established a well-deserved reputation in the medical field ...

Source: PR Newswire
Published: 26 Apr 2021

General practitioners will be able to vaccinate their patients against Covid. Some will start in May

The Health Ministry is addressing fears that the vaccination rate will be lower than needed to stop the virus from spreading.

Source: SME
Published: 04 May 2021

Cybin Establishes Clinical Advisory Board of Renowned Physicians, Dr. Maurizio Fava, Dr. Lynn Marie Morski and Dr. Anthony Back

He is triple board certified in Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Medical Oncology and General Internal Medicine. He was the principal investigator for the Oncotalk interventions, co-wrote ...

Source: Business Wire
Published: 19 Apr 2021

General Assembly Approves Legislation To Increase Number Of Primary Care Physicians In Rural Communities

A bill designed to increase the number of primary care physicians in Tennessee’s rural communities was approved by the General Assembly Wednesday. Senate Bill 298, sponsored by Senator Richard Briggs (R-Knoxville),

Published: 05 May 2021

Namibia: North's Only Private Hospital Celebrates Five Years of World-Class Medicine

Ongwediva Medipark private hospital offers an impressive range of general and specialist medical services, making it the go-to medical facility in the north.

Published: 07 May 2021

Back Pain Linked to Increased Mortality Risk in Women

Mortality risk for women with back pain was found to be higher when compared to women without back pain, reveals a new research from Boston Medical Center. Back pain was not associated with ...

Source: Medindia
Published: 22 Apr 2021

Op-Ed: Healthcare Needs to Heal Its Workers

Recently, American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) staff spoke with dozens of doctors across internal medicine and its subspecialties about what they needed from us and how we can help.

Source: MedPage Today
Published: 29 Apr 2021

Limited Progress in Increasing Proportion of Black Physicians for 120 Years

The new journal article, which was published in the Journal of General Internal Medicine, is based on U.S. Census Bureau data. The journal article features several key data points. In 1900 ...

Source: HealthLeaders Media
Published: 23 Apr 2021

Keep Scrubbing: Why It’s Still Important to Wash Your Hands as COVID-19 Cases Decline

They add that the general public’s habits are probably ... According to a study published this week in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine, handwashing compliance among medical professionals ...

Source: Healthline
Published: 27 Apr 2021

Favipiravir shortage may get filled up in a couple of weeks provided people don't hoard

The antiviral medicine, which was recently approved by the Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI ... associate director of Internal medicine at Max Hospital said, “there is a pseudo shortage ...

Source: Business Insider India
Published: 27 Apr 2021

Parkview Health’s Graduate Medical Education Program earns initial accreditation

Parkview received accreditation for its internal medicine and general surgery programs, which will welcome residents in July 2022. “Accreditation is a significant milestone in the launch of ...

Source: Wane
Published: 21 Apr 2021

Pfizer vs. Moderna Vaccines: Does One Have More Side Effects Than the Other?

Most vaccine trials, most trials in general actually ... appears about a week after your vaccine,” Dr. Brita Roy, an internal medicine physician and director of population health for Yale ...

Source: NBC Chicago
Published: 30 Apr 2021

FDA allows 2 more hospitals to use Ivermectin

According to FDA director general Eric Domingo ... also “take full responsibility for the safety and efficacy of the medicine.” Based on FDA Advisory 2021-0526 dated March15, the registered ...

Published: 28 Apr 2021

Sorry doesn’t come easy at AMP

Facing your first annual general meeting as chairman after yet ... This was about AMP’s board and management fronting up and taking their medicine from a shareholder base that has seen the ...

Source: The Australian Financial Review
Published: 30 Apr 2021

Best of Boulder 2021 – Fitness & Health

With a wide range of specialty and general services, Boulder Community Health has ... at Boulder Medical Center is who they trust with their health. Certified in internal medicine and geriatrics from the Mayo Clinic, Dr. Dughi’s scope of practice ...

Source: Boulder Weekly
Published: 29 Apr 2021