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			Diabetes' Costs in Time and Treasure
				AI vs Docs: Diagnostic Errors
				Is One Basal Insulin Just Like Another?
				Vaccine Science Taken Hostage? Paul Offit Responds
				Measuring BP Is Simple, Right? Not so Fast
				A Vaccine Success Story, for Some
				ADHD Drugs: Calls to Poison Control
				Sulfonylureas: Just Stop
				When Is Active Surveillance for Prostate Cancer Safe?
				Policy Changes That Are Affecting Your Pocketbook
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Diabetes' Costs in Time and Treasure

3 hours 45 min ago
A recent survey asked patients with diabetes about both the financial and personal costs of the disease.
Medscape Family Medicine

AI vs Docs: Diagnostic Errors

3 hours 45 min ago
What do Medscape's readers think about the accuracy of diagnosis by artificial intelligence compared with by physicians?
Medscape Family Medicine

Measuring BP Is Simple, Right? Not so Fast

3 hours 45 min ago
Making sure blood pressure is measured appropriately, both in the office and at home, is the first step in ensuring optimal care of the hypertensive patient.
American College of Cardiology & Medscape

Is One Basal Insulin Just Like Another?

3 hours 45 min ago
A new review suggests that we may be fooling ourselves by rating one high-priced insulin over another.
Medscape Internal Medicine

Vaccine Science Taken Hostage? Paul Offit Responds

3 hours 45 min ago
Paul Offit responds to a column in the New York Times that claims there is a 'conspiracy of silence' among vaccine scientists about the harms of vaccines.
Medscape Infectious Diseases

A Vaccine Success Story, for Some

3 hours 45 min ago
The rotavirus vaccine has saved the lives of many children but has the potential to save many more.
Medscape

ADHD Drugs: Calls to Poison Control

3 hours 45 min ago
Nontherapeutic exposures to ADHD drugs range from inadvertent dosing to attempted suicide.
Medscape Pediatrics

Sulfonylureas: Just Stop

3 hours 45 min ago
Sulfonylureas are commonly prescribed despite their known risks.
Medscape Internal Medicine

When Is Active Surveillance for Prostate Cancer Safe?

3 hours 45 min ago
The ASCO Post convened an expert panel to answer questions about active surveillance of prostate cancer. Unfortunately, more questions remain, says Dr Chodak.
Medscape Urology

Policy Changes That Are Affecting Your Pocketbook

3 hours 45 min ago
CMS has changed how physicians will be reimbursed for their services in 2018. Test your knowledge on how they will affect you.
Medscape Family Medicine

Can You Identify These Famous Fictional Physicians?

2018, August 14 - 00:55
Take this Medscape quiz to see if you can you identify some of the most famous fictional physicians -- and their authors -- in literature.
Medscape Family Medicine

Are Probiotics Safe? We Really Don't Know

2018, August 14 - 00:55
If patients ask about any 'drawbacks or downsides' to probiotics, how do we respond?
Medscape Internal Medicine

What Is the Risk for Mortality in an Infant After a BRUE?

2018, August 14 - 00:55
Is it necessary to admit all infants who experience a BRUE to the hospital for observation?
Medscape Pediatrics

Can We Put the 'IVF-Cancer Connection' to Bed?

2018, August 10 - 12:24
A large study provides some—but not total—reassurance to women considering assisted reproduction.
Medscape Internal Medicine

'Life Behind the 8-Ball': Kids With Type 2 Diabetes

2018, August 9 - 12:09
Especially in underserved areas of Mississippi, children with type 2 diabetes face an uphill battle, and clinicians have to arm them appropriately for the fight.
Medscape Diabetes & Endocrinology

Is It Right to Ask a 4-Year-Old to Donate Bone Marrow?

2018, August 9 - 12:09
Can a young child really consent to a possibly-painful procedure to save a sibling? Dr Art Caplan discusses how to decide such cases.
Medscape Business of Medicine

New Diabetes Management Guidance: A Shift in Focus

2018, August 9 - 00:07
Draft joint guidance from ADA and EASD recommend that clinicians assess CVD risk and comorbidities before prescribing glucose-lowering drugs.
Medscape Internal Medicine

Diet and a New Drug: A One-Two Punch Against Gluten?

2018, August 9 - 00:07
Studies at DDW 2018 addressed a constant challenge for patients with celiac disease: adherence to a gluten-free diet. Also, the experimental agent AMG 714 may reduce symptoms after gluten exposure.
Medscape Gastroenterology

EMS vs Ride-Share: How Should Patients Get to the ED?

2018, August 9 - 00:07
Dr Hilton describes how ride-sharing services have affected ambulance utilization in transporting patients to hospitals.
Medscape Emergency Medicine

Probiotics in Kids: What Is the Evidence?

2018, August 8 - 06:02
Dr Maria R. Mascarenhas reviews the indications for and effectiveness of probiotics in the prevention and treatment of acute and nonacute gastrointestinal and extraintestinal disorders.
CHOP Expert Commentary