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Drop the PR - stop the disease

...contact when the gear is removed,' experts from Johns Hopkins and the University of North Carolina wrote in the Annals of Internal Medicine."Meanwhile, overly sanguine U.S. officials are relying on thin layers of honor and luck to protect Americans...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-10-04/drop-pr-stop-disease
Augusta hospitals monitor, prep for Ebola

...recommending for screening and potentially handling infectious patients.The Emory study, out today in the Annals of Internal Medicine, reviews what is known about the outbreak and how it is spread. Part of the problem is the countries in question...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-18/augusta-hospitals-monitor-pr
Medicine Today: Vitamins can cause harm

Do you take vitamins or supplements? A new series of studies in the Annals of Internal Medicine suggest they have no significant benefit to your health and for some adults, might actually cause harm.One in three Americans...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2014-02-19/medicine-today-vitamins-
Study finds no significant benefit in multivitamin, supplement use in healthy adults

Do you take vitamins or supplements? A new series of studies in the Annals of Internal Medicine suggest they have no significant benefit to your health and for some adults, might actually cause harm.One in three Americans...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-02-19/study-finds-no-significant-benefit-
Medicine Today: Steroid injections for carpal tunnel syndrome

For anyone who works with their hands, carpal tunnel syndrome can be a common problem. A new study in the Annals of Internal Medicine shows that although conservative management may be beneficial initially, long term symptoms often require surgery...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-10-30/medicine-today-steroid-injec
PSA should be limited to some, group finds

...The American College of Physicians issued "Screening for Prostate Cancer: A Guidance Statement" in the Annals of Internal Medicine as part of its Summaries for Patients. The college's Clinical Guidelines Committee looked at guidelines issued...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-04-08/psa-should-be-limited-some-g
Taft's weight loss plan reflects modern approach

...report, part of research for a book about the course of obesity in the U.S., appeared Monday in the journal Annals of Internal Medicine.Sports fans might recognize Taft as the latest addition to the Washington Nationals' racing presidents. History...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-10-16/tafts-weight-loss-plan-refle
Cash for weight loss

...strategy is providing financial incentives to lose weight, The Biggest Loser method. In a new study in the Annals of Internal Medicine, researchers show that cash for weight loss is more effective when done with others.Dr. Kevin Volpp, professor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/people/2013-04-15/cash-weight-loss
MCG in middle of rankings on 'social mission'

...studied, said D. Douglas Miller, dean of the MCG School of Medicine.The study, published today in the Annals of Internal Medicine , ranked medical schools in terms of the percentage in primary care, the percentage working in health professions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2010-06-14/mcg-middle-rankings-socia
Morehouse School of Medicine tops category

...health care. The study was funded with a grant from the Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation and appears in the June 15 Annals of Internal Medicine.According to the study, graduates from the top-ranked schools are the most likely to practice the kind...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-06-16/morehouse-school-medicine-to