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Large-scale skin cancer screening initiative feasible

(HealthDay)—Large-scale skin cancer screening, including full-body skin examination (FBSE) is feasible and increases diagnosis of melanoma and thinner invasive melanoma, according to a study published online Feb. 23 in ...

Feb 25, 2017
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$20 million awarded for quality payment program training

(HealthDay)—About $20 million has been awarded to 11 organizations for the first of a five-year program to provide training and education about the Quality Payment Program for clinicians in individual or small group practices, ...

Feb 25, 2017
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DPP-4i treatment doesn't up MI, stroke risk in seniors

(HealthDay)—For older U.S. Medicare beneficiaries, dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitors (DPP-4i) treatment is not associated with increased cardiovascular (CV) risk relative to sulfonylureas (SU) and thiazolidinediones (TZD), ...

Feb 25, 2017
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