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As symptoms reportedly reach the majority of the US physician population, it's time to discuss individual strategy to reduce the risk and effect of burnout.
Patients express worry related to using opioids and that they are not always on the same page as their provider.
How can primary care and family physicians help put concerned patients at ease?
The Novalung System is the first ECMO device approved for use for more than 6 hours. 
Clinical trial data for the lipid-lowering non-statin agent indicates it can lower LDL-C by as much as 18% when combined with maximally tolerated statins. 
A secondary analysis of patients with prior stroke, TIA, or thromboembolism from AUGUSTUS is revealing more about the use of apixaban in patients with AFib. 
The adoption of remote treatment monitoring apps improves the timely identification of complications and intervention by care teams.
New data indicates a combination of 3 natural extracts added to standard therapy could provide benefits in patients with uncontrolled hypertension. 
Varenicline should be considered as a treatment option for smoking cessation, the findings suggest.
New drug more often linked to a full ON response from Parkinson disease patients at 30 minutes when compared to a placebo.
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