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Physicians, Social workers, Technicians, Lay Workers and Nurses dedicated to the advancement of Family practice, counseling, hospice, palliative, medicine practice, education, and research. Discuss, encourage and represent the medical professions. With special emphasis on representing the interests of physicians of African descent and the patients they serve. ... ? Promoting the value of the license professional to healthcare and the public; ? Uniting the professionals to speak with one voice; ? Advocating on behalf of the professional Voice ? Promoting professional independence; ? Discussing quality standards and patient safety; ? Promoting workplace safety; ? Providing professional development opportunities through Blogs; ? Discussing the expanded role and contributions of clinical professionals of the healthcare team; ? Discussing the diversity in the professional worker and the expansion of the voice and role of under-represented individuals and groups.


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Please comment on the issues below JAMA, the Journal of the American Medical Association, is a highly cited weekly medical journal that publishes peer-reviewed new medical research findings ...


Perspectives on Medical Care from The Journal of The American Medical Association which is a great resource for discussion of medical and heath care workers, I chose to use the Collections of past articles for this page.


Disclaimer: Individuals using this site may reproduce or store print copies of journal [JAMA] articles for their personal, noncommercial use. Uses beyond those allowed by the "Fair Use" limitations (sections 107 and 108) of the US Copyright law require permission of the AMA. The journal articles for this group's discussions are for personal discussions, and noncommercial use: Please read the conditioned for compliance in using the JAMA's material. It is posted on the JAMA's web site. We will use some issues for discussions and education use only on this site to get the information purpose and to get the discussion started. * *


From JAMA:
A 93-Year-Old Man with Advanced Dementia and Eating Problems how would you manage this patient? Responses should be received by November 28; your response may be posted online.



*Aging/ Geriatrics
*Anesthesia
Cardiovascular System
Arrhythmias
Cardiac Diagnostic Tests
Cardiovascular Disease/ Myocardial Infarction
Cardiovascular Intervention
Congestive Heart Failure/ Cardiomyopathy
Venous Thromboembolism
Cardiovascular System, Other
Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Critical Care/ Intensive Care Medicine
Dentistry/ Oral Medicine
Dermatology
Drug Therapy
Adherence
Adverse Effects
Medication Error
Drug Therapy, Other
Emergency Medicine
Endocrine Diseases
Diabetes Mellitus
Thyroid/ Parathyroid Diseases
Endocrine Diseases, Other
Facial Plastic Surgery
Gastroenterology
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Liver/ Biliary Tract/ Pancreatic Diseases
Gastroenterology, Other
Genetics
Genetic Counseling/ Testing/ Therapy
Genetic Disorders
Genetics, Other
Hematology/ Hematologic Malignancies
Anemias
Coagulation Disorders
Leukemias/ Lymphomas
Hematology, Other
Humanities
Hypertension
Immunology
Allergy
Immunologic Disorders
Immunology, Other
Infectious Diseases
Bacterial Infections
HIV/AIDS
Malaria
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Travel Medicine
Tuberculosis/ Other Mycobacterium
Viral Infections
Infectious Diseases, Other
Informatics/ Internet in Medicine
Journalology/ Peer Review/ Authorship
Medical Practice
Academic Medical Centers
Caring for the Uninsured and Underinsured
Conflict of Interest
Health Policy
Law and Medicine
Medical Education
Medical Ethics
Medical Practice, Other
Men's Health
Men's Contraception
Men's Sexual Function
Prostate Disease
Men's Health, Other
Neurology
Neurology
Alzheimer Disease
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cognitive Disorders
Dementias
Epilepsy
Headache
Migraine
Stroke
Nursing Care
Nutritional and Metabolic Disorders
Lipids and Lipid Disorders
Malabsorption Syndromes
Metabolic Diseases
Metabolism
Nutrition/ Malnutrition
Nutritional and Metabolic Disorders, Other
Occupational and Environmental Medicine
Oncology
Oncology
Breast Cancer
Cervical Cancer
Colon Cancer
Lung Cancer
Ovarian Cancer
Prostate Cancer
Skin Cancer
Ophthalmology
Otolaryngology/ Head & Neck Surgery
Pain
Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Patient-Physician Relationship/ Care
End-of-life Care/ Palliative Medicine
Patient Education/ Health Literacy
Patient-Physician Communication
Psychosocial Issues
Treatment Adherence
Patient-Physician Relationship, Other
Pediatrics
Physical Examination
Primary Care/ Family Medicine
Psychiatry
Psychiatry
Anxiety Disorders
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Delirium
Depression
Eating Disorders
Panic Disorder
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
Public Health
Exercise
Immunization
Injury Prevention & Control
Obesity
Substance Abuse/ Alcoholism
Tobacco
World Health
Public Health, Other
Diet
Pulmonary Diseases
Asthma
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Pneumonia
Pulmonary Diseases, Other
Quality of Care
Evidence-Based Medicine
Patient Safety/ Medical Error
Quality of Care, Other
Quality of Life
Radiation Therapy
Radiologic Imaging
Angiology
Computed Tomography
Echocardiography
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Mammography
PET/ SPECT Imaging
Radiography
Radionuclide Imaging
Ultrasonography
Radiologic Imaging, Other
Rehabilitation Medicine
Renal Diseases
Rheumatology
Musculoskeletal Syndromes (Chronic Fatigue, Gulf War)
Osteoarthritis
Osteoporosis
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rheumatology, Othe
Sports Medicine
Statistics and Research Methods
Surgery
Surgical Interventions
Surgical Physiology
Transplantation
Urinary Tract Disorders
Violence and Human Rights
Bioterrorism
Human Rights
War
Violence and Human Rights, Other
Women's Health
Gynecology
Menopause
Pregnancy and Breast Feeding
Women's Contraception
Women's Sexual Function
Women's Health, Other
Types of Studies
Diagnosis
Randomized Controlled Trial
Review
Prognosis/ Outcomes
Screening
Special Collections
Author in the Room
JAMA Patient Page
Perspectives on Care at the Close of Life
Rational Clinical Exam


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