News in brief - Dec. 29, 2008
Exercise, weight control, adequate sleep found to reduce cancer risk
Patient privacy at stake in Ohio abortion case
Health plans will guarantee coverage, if insurance is mandated
AAMC report says 30% med school enrollment hike is not enough
New partnership targets health care quality
Shorter antibiotic course for latent TB increases compliance
News in brief - Dec. 29, 2008
Wikipedia often misses important drug facts
United subsidiary launches consumer Web site
Liability premium outlook improves as many physicians see lower rates
Tech-savvy med students fear life without EMRs
Running out of patches? Options for fixing the Medicare pay crisis
Health IT near top of Democrats' agenda for 2009
News in brief - Dec. 29, 2008
Defensive medicine widespread among Massachusetts doctors
Montana court OKs doctor-assisted suicide
Helping patients who are victims of abuse
Check fine print before selling your practice
Model law banning silent PPOs could serve as draft for state legislatures
News in brief - Dec. 29, 2008
How to handle the transition to a new office manager
Helping students, residents find or sell a home
Letters to the Editor - Dec. 29, 2008
Put the tobacco settlement money in smoking cessation
AMA makes sharing prescribing data a matter of choice
Allergic reaction
Malaria vaccine proving promising
Screening, tobacco control drive cancer declines