Modern Medicine Feature Articles Career Tips Every Derm Resident Should Know April 17, 2017 By Sarah Morgan Seven tips to help dermatology residents have a successful career. Combination immunotherapy may raise response rate in mRCC “The data from our study show that combination therapy [for metastatic renal cell carcinoma] may offer a much higher response rate with manageable side effects,” says study author Jianjun Gao, MD, PhD. Small molecule RNA inhibitor shows promise in PCa Targeted treatment with a small molecule RNA inhibitor demonstrates promising activity for promoting apoptosis of prostate cancer cells in culture, report investigators from Scripps Florida. How to estimate life expectancy in men with localized prostate Ca April 17, 2017 By Ariel Schulman MD While no resource is perfect, it is worthwhile to familiarize yourself with some contemporary methodology and predictive tools to help determine life expectancy in localized prostate cancer patients. Small practices can have big impact on population health programs April 17, 2017 By Nicole Lewis As communities build their population health infrastructure, one expert says small practice physicians are ideal partners to solve health issues. Telehealth can aid population health growth in rural areas April 17, 2017 By Nicole Lewis New study highlights the challenges of taking care of rural patients and opportunities for rural providers to utilize telehealth. The real ROI of immunizations Vaccinating my patients almost killed my practice last year. I Handling wearable data remains challenging for physicians April 17, 2017 By Mary K. Pratt Experts predict an increasing number of patients will want, and need, to share data generated from devices, forcing health IT to find ways to keep up. EHR documentation challenges remain April 17, 2017 By Mary K. Pratt Studies show documentation remains a significant pain point for physicians, but technology developments on the horizon deliver hope for improvements. Marketing your practice on social media platforms April 15, 2017 By Vanessa Caceres Successful online marketing requires a multifaceted approach to social media. Use multiple platforms to reach your audience in different ways, with the intent to educate and reach patients.