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Kegel exercises, bladder training, and weight loss are among recommendations in ACP’s new evidence-based guideline.
ACP’s new evidence-based guideline recommends sleep study for individuals with unexplained daytime sleepiness.
Many women and physicians believe that a pelvic examination should be part of annual well visits, but an analysis of the current evidence by the American College of Physicians (ACP) shows that the harms outweigh any demonstrated benefits.
Public health initiative aims to increase unacceptably low adult vaccination rates PHILADELPHIA, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American College of Physicians (ACP), CECity,
A new policy paper from the American College of Physicians (ACP) offers nine strategies to address the societal, health care, and regulatory barriers to reducing firearms-related violence, injuries, and deaths in the United States.
Nation's second-largest physician organization begins campaign to strengthen identity among current and prospective members PHILADELPHIA, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --
Red blood cell (RBC) transfusions should be restricted to those individuals with severe anemia in patients with heart disease.
The American College of Physicians (ACP) recommends against screening for chronic kidney disease (CKD) in asymptomatic adults without risk factors.
People diagnosed with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) should lose weight and use continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) as initial therapy.
Annals of Internal Medicine is an academic medical journal published by the American College of Physicians (ACP). It was founded in 1927. It has been published biweekly (on the first and third Tuesday of each month) since 1988. The current editor is Christine Laine (as of May 2012). Its archives back to 1993 are available on the journal’s website in text formats. PDF formats are accessible back to 1999. Some material over six months old is open-access, and all material is provided free to...
- Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
- The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.