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Practice Management A Compassion Pill for Clinicians? Bring It On.

A Compassion Pill for Clinicians? Bring It On.

One clinician proposes that pharmaceutical companies turn their attention to developing a compassion pill for physicians.

Prevention Does Your Patient's Wearable Fitness Tracker Increase Likelihood of Attaining Weight Loss Goals?

Does Your Patient's Wearable Fitness Tracker Increase Likelihood of Attaining Weight Loss Goals?

Data measured by wearable fitness trackers may not be as accurate as possible.

Heart Failure Broken Heart Syndrome: Q&A With D. Douglas Miller, MD

Broken Heart Syndrome: Q&A With D. Douglas Miller, MD

Learn about Takotsubo cardiomyopathy, more commonly known as broken heart syndrome, with D. Douglas Miller, MD.

Practice Management Opting Out of Medicare: A Physician's Perspective

Opting Out of Medicare: A Physician's Perspective

Katherine A. Roberts, MD, FACE, ECNU, discusses her experience with opting out of Medicare and offers advice to physicians considering doing the same.

Interventional Spotlight on TAVR: Interview with Vinod Thourani, MD, Advisory Board Member

Spotlight on TAVR: Interview with Vinod Thourani, MD, Advisory Board Member

Vinod Thourani, MD, of Emory University, offers his insight into various TAVR clinical practices.

Stroke Glyburide Offers Hope for Acute Ischemic Stroke Treatment

Glyburide Offers Hope for Acute Ischemic Stroke Treatment

While glyburide did not demonstrate efficacy in the primary end point, differences were seen in the amount of midline shift at 3-4 days.

Heart Failure Heart Failure Treatment Gaps: Q&A With Advisory Board Member Ileana Piña, MD

Heart Failure Treatment Gaps: Q&A With Advisory Board Member Ileana Piña, MD

Advisory board member, Ileana L. Piña, MD, shares her perspectives on the current state of heart failure, particularly treatment gaps between the genders.

Stroke Stroke a Major Burden in the HIV Patient Population

Stroke a Major Burden in the HIV Patient Population

Stroke is very important medical comorbidity of HIV that should receive more research and clinical focus.

Practice Management A Specialist's Perspective on Cardiovascular Disease in Women: C Noel Bairey Merz, MD

A Specialist's Perspective on Cardiovascular Disease in Women: C Noel Bairey Merz, MD

Dr Bairey Merz discusses the current state and future of women's cardiovascular health.

Stroke Interventional Acute Stroke Treatment Developments

Interventional Acute Stroke Treatment Developments

Interventional stroke treatment, including intra-arterial procedures, rapidly evolves as health care providers implement new protocols to ensure more effective treatment.

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