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Training medical undergraduates in the core disciplines of community medicine

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Training medical undergraduates in the core disciplines of community medicine through community postings ‐ an experience from India Authors: Shewade, Hemant Deepak; Palanivel, Chinnakali; Jeyashree, Kathiresan Objective: Family medicine, epidemiology, health management and health promotion are the core disciplines of community medicine. In this paper, we discuss the development of a community posting program within the framework […]

Survival in men older than 75 years with low- and intermediate-grade prostate cancer

Survival in men older than 75 years with low- and intermediate-grade prostate cancer

Authors: Kou, Tzuyung D.; Koroukian, Siran M.; Fu, Pingfu; Raghavan, Derek; Cooper, Gregory S; Li, Li Objective: Recent studies have reported the underuse of active surveillance or watchful waiting for low-risk prostate cancer in the United States. This study examined prostate cancer‐specific and all-cause death in elderly patients older than 75 years with low-risk tumors managed with active treatment versus […]

Analysis of diffuse interstitial lung disease

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Retrospective analysis of diffuse interstitial lung disease in 10 hospitals in Tianjin Authors: Peng, Shouchun; Wei, Luqing; Cao, Jie; Liu, Guiying; Lai, Yanping; Jia, Wei; Zheng, Hong; Li, Liyu; Xiao, Yuyan; Li, Nan; Zhang, Naxin Objective: To investigate the constituent ratio and clinical features of diffuse interstitial lung disease (DILD) in Tianjin, and to identify the existing problems of its diagnosis and treatment. Methods: Data of all patients […]