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CME: Social Support After Acute Myocardial Infarction

CME: Social Support After Acute Myocardial Infarction | AKH CME, Articles, Cardiology

Lower social support may increase the risk of poor health outcomes in young patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI). Efforts to identify non-traditional cardiovascular risk factors like social support may offer important points of intervention after AMI.

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CME: An Update for Preventing MRSA

CME: An Update for Preventing MRSA | AKH CME, Articles, Emergency Medicine, Guidelines, Hospital Medicine, Infectious Disease

Several expert groups have released new guidelines to help reduce the prevalence of MRSA and improve patient safety in hospitals. This guidance can serve as a roadmap for prioritizing and implementing MRSA prevention strategies.

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CME: Patient Preferences for Non-Insulin Diabetes Drugs

CME: Patient Preferences for Non-Insulin Diabetes Drugs | AKH CME, Articles, Diabetes, Endocrinology, Primary Care

Various factors can influence patient preferences for using non-insulin diabetes medications. Research suggests that important drivers of drug selections include treatment efficacy for glycemic control and weight loss as well as risks of hypoglycemia and other side effects.

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