Archive for the 'Primary Care / General Practice'

News from Annals of Family Medicine: November/December 2014

Two Techniques Make Swallowing Pills EasierWith previous research showing more than half of people experience swallowing difficulties when taking tablets or capsules, researchers in Germany...

Primary Care Utilization Associated With Better Breast Cancer Outcomes

Medicare beneficiaries with breast cancer who had a greater number of visits to primary care physicians in the two years preceding their diagnosis have better breast cancer outcomes, including greater use of mammography, reduced odds of late-stage diagnosis, and lower overall and breast cancer mortality...