Physician-Led Practice Improvement
This blog is managed by the ACFP and aims to share with you relevant topics of discussion, information, and stories and experiences. Contributions are driven by your peers and physician-led. This recent post includes additions from the Communications Committee.
The main motivation is to aggregate interesting and relevant articles that will save you time and improve your practice. Here are some articles your peers found interesting:
- Twenty five year follow-up for breast cancer incidence and mortality of the Canadian National Breast ScreeningStudy: randomised screening trial. Miller AB1, Wall C, Baines CJ, Sun P, To T, Narod SA. ( BMJ); Full PDF
- Long-term mortality after screening for colorectal cancer. Shaukat A1, Mongin SJ, Geisser MS, Lederle FA, Bond JH, Mandel JS, Church TR. ( NEJM); Full article
- LONG-TERM EFFECTS OF A PROGRAM TO INCREASE PHYSICAL ACTIVITY IN SMOKERS. Leandro Cruz Mantoani, Karina Couto Furlanetto, Demétria Kovelis, Mahara Proença, Juliana Zabatiero, Gianna Bisca, Andréa Morita, Fabio Pitta, Chest 2014 June 26
- Screening for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement. Ann Intern Med. Published online 24 June 2014 doi:10.7326/P14-9028