Test your medicine knowledge with the MKSAP challenge, in partnership with the American College of Physicians. A 48-year-old man is evaluated for a 2-day history of right anterior knee pain and swelling. The pain began suddenly and has increased in intensity. He currently rates his pain as an 8 on a 10-point scale. He has no knee […]
Veterinary college farrier Travis Burns, CJF, TE, EE, FWCF of Virginia is announcing his candidacy to be the next president of the American Farrier’s Association. Travis Burns “I’m ready to give two years of service to my profession,” Burns said. Show More Summary
(American College of Surgeons) Results from two separate studies in the Journal of the American College of Surgeons showed a decision aid tool may help mitigate the sense of urgency patients feel about making treatment decisions.
Authored by Michael Snyder via The American Dream blog, You just can’t make this stuff up. All over America we push our young people to get good grades so that they can get “a college education”, but then once they get through college many of our young people are completely unequipped to deal with the real world. Show More Summary
Late Tuesday evening, the House Education and Workforce Committee finalized a sweeping bill that would have far-reaching consequences on how American colleges and universities are held accountable. Among the biggest winners in the proposed...Show More Summary
The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and the City College of San Francisco (CCSF) today announced plans to display Diego Rivera?s historic mural, Pan American Unity, as the cornerstone of a major exhibition of the artist?s work at SFMOMA in 2020. Show More Summary
A government watchdog is urging the Education Department to resume the process of forgiving student loans for tens of thousands Americans who were defrauded by for-profit colleges. In a report … Click to Continue »
(American College of Physicians) In a new position statement on Compensation Equity and Transparency in the Field of Medicine, the American College of Physicians (ACP) asserts that physicians should receive equitable compensation based on comparable work and compensation should not vary based on characteristics of personal identity.
LUCIAN WINTRICH SPOKE WITH REPORTERS ON MONDAY AFTER CHARGES DROPPED IN CONNECTICUT! The arrest of @lucianwintrich makes it abundantly clear that it is no longer "OK to be White" on American college campuses.#movingUSforward ???????? pic.twitter.com/76eDv5d82W...Show More Summary
College football and basketball can be great spectacles, filling American TV screens with action and color. But as Frederic Bastiat would have advised, we should also think about the unseen — what is not happening because of all those games? One thing that isn’t happening is much studying by the student-athletes involved. Show More Summary
Test your medicine knowledge with the MKSAP challenge, in partnership with the American College of Physicians. A 22-year-old woman is evaluated for a flare of Crohn disease. A colonoscopy performed 6 months ago showed moderate, patchy, left-sided colitis extending from the descending colon to the splenic flexure. Show More Summary
Times Higher Education ranks world universities annually. This year, Harvard was dethroned from the top spot. Oxford University and Cambridge University came in first and second. For the first time in 14 years, an American college didn't...Show More Summary
Over the past few years, individual wealth grew for all Americans. But that doesn’t mean everybody is on level ground. HowMuch.net's graphic below shows the net worth disparity between racial groups, both with and without a college education. Source:...Show More Summary
(American College of Chest Physicians) Researchers from Imperial College London set out to determine the effect of PR on COPD exacerbation rates.
(American College of Rheumatology) The American College of Rheumatology (ACR) welcomes members of the press to write about rheumatology research presented the Winter Rheumatology Symposium in Snowmass Village, CO on January 20-26, 2...
The average American college student has just a 17 percent chance of learning about climate change before graduation through required core courses. The finding may help explain why having a bachelor's degree doesn't always lead to increased acceptance of human-caused global warming, according to new research led by Vanderbilt sociologist David Hess. Show More Summary
(American College of Neuropsychopharmacology) Personalized medicine has been one of the most promising medical developments in recent years. To personalize treatment for patients, some doctors have turned to predictive models to help determine which patients will benefit from different treatments. Show More Summary
High blood pressure (hypertension) is redefined for the first time in 14 years by the American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines.
(American College of Physicians) The American College of Physicians, the American Pharmacists Association, and The Gerontological Society of America, representing 220,000 clinicians, today released Aging and Immunity: The Important Role of Vaccines, a new resource highlighting the biological impact of aging on immunity.
The American inventor of noise reduction systems has left Cambridge University the second biggest bequest in its history and Pembridge ‘the biggest change to our College in 650 years’. Dolby came to Cambridge as a Marshall Scholar in 1957 and stayed for four years, reading physics at Pembroke. He went on to pioneer important innovations […]