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Practice Management Expert Insight: Discussing Sensitive Topics With Patients

Expert Insight: Discussing Sensitive Topics With Patients

Many physicians avoid asking patients about sensitive topics such substance abuse or sexual activity during routine medical histories.

Practice Management Then and Now: The Crisis of Physician Suicides

Then and Now: The Crisis of Physician Suicides

Over the past few decades, physician suicide has become a staggering public health crisis that has largely been ignored.

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Lupus and Pregnancy: Counseling Strategies to Ensure Optimal Outcomes

Lupus and Pregnancy: Counseling Strategies to Ensure Optimal Outcomes

Advances in the management of systemic lupus erythematosus have improved quality of life and outcomes for women who are considering pregnancy.

Rheumatoid Arthritis Interleukin-6: Pathophysiology and Clinical Implications in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Interleukin-6: Pathophysiology and Clinical Implications in Rheumatoid Arthritis

The realization that IL-6 is implicated in many pathologic features of RA has prompted the search for IL-6-blocking agents as therapeutic options for this condition.

Rheumatoid Arthritis Advisor Rheumatoid Arthritis in the Elderly: A New Problem or an Old One?

Rheumatoid Arthritis in the Elderly: A New Problem or an Old One?

As a result of better management of rheumatoid arthritis, individuals with the condition are living longer. However, it is unknown if this represents different forms of the disease or a continuum of rheumatoid arthritis diagnosed at different stages.

Gout Examining the Connection Between Gout and Metabolic Syndrome

Examining the Connection Between Gout and Metabolic Syndrome

Assessing the relationship between gout and the metabolic syndrome may provide insight into the management of both conditions.

Rheumatoid Arthritis Advisor The Gut Microbiome and Rheumatoid Arthritis: Understanding the Connection

The Gut Microbiome and Rheumatoid Arthritis: Understanding the Connection

A better understanding of gut microbiota and metabolites produced by them may help to predict the course and heterogeneity of rheumatoid arthritis.

Practice Management Medical Malpractice Payment Redistribution Patterns Examined

Medical Malpractice Payment Redistribution Patterns Examined

The HR 1215 bill proposes many changes to malpractice liability rules, including a $250,000 cap on non-economic damages.

Practice Management What Role Should Clinicians Play in Firearm Counseling?

What Role Should Clinicians Play in Firearm Counseling?

Patient counseling about firearms in their home is essential when there is potential harm involved.

Rheumatoid Arthritis Comparing Tumor Necrosis Factor Inhibitors for RA and SpA: Overview & Expert Interview

Comparing Tumor Necrosis Factor Inhibitors for RA and SpA: Overview & Expert Interview

They similarities and differences of anti-TNF drug function in RA and SpA are discussed in an expert interview.

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