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Trending Clinical Topic: Social Distancing

2020 Lifetime Achievement: Bill and Melinda Gates

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: MARCH 27, 2020 — Trending Clinical Topic: Social Distancing This week, attention turned to an important strategy to “flatten the curve” of serious COVID-19 cases, making social distancing the top trending clinical topic. Efforts to avoid overwhelming healthcare systems by preventing …

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Clinicians Can Lead the Way

2020 Lifetime Achievement: Bill and Melinda Gates

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: FEBRUARY 27, 2020 — Clinicians can help lead the way in COVID-19 preparedness by fighting pandemic denial in themselves and being frank with their patients, says Peter Sandman, PhD, a risk communication consultant based in New York City. “People have to …

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ACC, SCAI Weigh in on MI, Elective Cases

2020 Lifetime Achievement: Bill and Melinda Gates

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: MARCH 16, 2020 — New challenges can lead to new rules, or at least new protocols based on the best available data. The president of the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) recently announced a set of informal recommendations on …

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Endocrine Society Meeting Canceled Because of Novel Coronavirus

2020 Lifetime Achievement: Bill and Melinda Gates

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: MARCH 9, 2020 — The Endocrine Society has canceled its annual scientific meeting because of concerns about the novel coronavirus. The conference was scheduled to take place March 28-31 in San Francisco. The announcement comes the same day as the American …

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