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Some men should consider prostate cancer screening, Task Force believes – Scope Lo screening PS per la prostata ritorna in auge
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force is now recommending that men aged 55 to 69 should talk with their doctors about prostate-specific antigen screening.
Will Posting Nutritional Information on Menus Prod Diners to Make Healthier Choices? | Lifestyle Behaviors | JAMA | JAMA Network
This Medical News Story discusses the effectiveness of posting calories and other nutrition information on restaurant menus.
Query and Hypothesis Is the risk of ODS the same at all levels of starting PNa levels? And if not, perhaps we do not need to re-lower the PNa if starting in the mid-120s? Discussion The discussion focused on several points:
Accountability for Underuse and Overuse of Cancer Screening | Cancer Screening, Prevention, Control | JAMA Internal Medicine | JAMA Network
In this issue of JAMA Internal Medicine, Resnick and colleagues1 test the hypothesis that Medicare Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) are associated with changes in cancer screening among beneficiaries. Accountable Care Organizations are intended to provide incentives for care coordination and…