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USPSTF Issues Recommendation for Vitamin D, Calcium Supplementation for Fracture Prevention

USPSTF Issues Recommendation for Vitamin D, Calcium Supplementation for Fracture Prevention

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The USPSTF has released recommendations for vitamin D and calcium supplementation for the primary prevention of fractures in community-dwelling adults.

Gastric Bypass Surgery Linked to Increased Risk for Nonvertebral Fractures

Gastric Bypass Surgery Linked to Increased Risk for Nonvertebral Fractures

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Roux-en Y gastric bypass increased the likelihood of nonvertebral fractures, including hip, wrist, and pelvic fractures.

Call Upon Congress to Prevent Merit-Based Incentive Payment Systems to Part B Therapies

Call Upon Congress to Prevent Merit-Based Incentive Payment Systems to Part B Therapies

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The current Part B drug payment structure already makes it difficult for some providers, particularly those in small practices or working in rural settings, to procure and administer expensive Part B drugs

ADA Position Statement Update: Hypertension Management in Diabetes

ADA Position Statement Update: Hypertension Management in Diabetes

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The latest ADA hypertension position statement incorporates advances in care since 2003.

AAP: Updated Guidelines for Managing High Blood Pressure in Children

AAP: Updated Guidelines for Managing High Blood Pressure in Children

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The American Academy of Pediatrics released an update to previous hypertension management updates published in 2004.

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