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Leaving Against Medical Advice (AMA): A Clinician’s Dilemma Free

Blogger and physician assistant Alexandra Godfrey considers AMA — what it means, who does it, why does it occur, and how to prevent it — in this week's In Practice blog.

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Anticoagulation Resumption After a GI Bleed Is Associated with Lower Mortality in Atrial Fibrillation

Resumption of oral anticoagulant therapy after anticoagulation-related gastrointestinal bleeding was associated with lower mortality despite higher risk for recurrent bleeding.

SPRINT: A Trial of Intensive Blood Pressure Lowering Free

Treating to a systolic target of 120 mm Hg lowered the incidence of adverse cardiovascular events in a high-risk population.