ORIGINAL RESEARCH

VIEWS OF PRIMARY CARE PHYSICIANS REGARDING THE PROMOTION OF HEALTHY LIFESTYLES AND WEIGHT MANAGEMENT AMONG THEIR PATIENTS

The majority of physicians surveyed strongly agreed it was their responsibility to promote a healthy diet and weight and physical activity among their patients.

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REPORTS FROM THE FIELD

CUTTING CAUTIS IN CRITICAL CARE

The implementation of a project to reduce catheter-associated UTIs and to improve unit safety culture in the ICU is described.




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CLINICAL REVIEW

CLINICAL ASSESSMENT AND MANAGEMENT OF CANCER-RELATED FATIGUE

Recognition of cancer-related fatigue and approach to its management.

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CASE-BASED REVIEW

MANAGEMENT OF STABLE CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE

The management of stable COPD is reviewed in the context of 3 common clinical scenarios.

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OUTCOMES RESEARCH IN REVIEW

ANTIANGIOGENESIS IN SMALL-CELL LUNG CANCER: IS THERE A PATH FORWARD?

Adding bevacizumab to first-line chemotherapy for extensive-disease SCLC did not improve overall survival.


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CLINICAL COMMUNICATION

A TALKING MAP FOR FAMILY MEETINGS IN THE INTENSIVE CARE UNIT

Practicing the behaviors demonstrated in the cognitive map may increase clinician skill during difficult conversations.

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