Disease Management Digest, February 2, 2012
February 2, 2012 Volume VIII, Issue 29

  1. Racial and Ethnic Disparities Found in U.S. Cancer Screening Rates

  2. Physician’s Weight May Influence Obesity Diagnosis, Care

  3. New Chart: Top 5 Incentive-Based Health Improvement Programs

  4. Federal Government Continues Progress to Prevent Tobacco-Caused Disease While States Fall Short

  5. New NIH Fact Sheet Explains Test for Diabetes, Prediabetes

  6. Q&A: What Will Medical Home Reimbursement Look Like in 2012?
    (Open access until February 8.)

  7. Exercise Can Help Combat Feelings of Sadness in Chronically Ill Patients

  8. Pairing Masks and Hand Washing Could Slow Spread of Pandemic Flu

  9. HealthSounds Podcast: Fifth Annual Medical Home Benchmarks — PCMH Stepping Stone to ACO

  10. Study Underscores Importance of Visual Field Testing for Open-angle Glaucoma Patients

  11. Adults’ Top 10 Health Concerns for Kids

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