Obamacare Special Report and More Medical News

July 14, 2016

Scroll through the slides for an Affordable Care Act “study” and other Web articles of interest to primary care.

Recent news of interest to primary care from around the Web: a “special communication” on Obamacare; a breakdown of health care expenditures by income level; melanoma screenings in primary care; the associations of butter consumption with mortality, cardiovascular disease, and diabetes; and more.Scroll through the slides above for highlights.Find links to studies/abstracts below.Sources:A Bird’s-eye View of Obamacarehttp://jama.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=2533698Healthy, Wealthy, and…Surprise!http://content.healthaffairs.org/content/35/7/1189.abstractPrimary Care Melanoma Screening Benefits Outweigh Riskshttp://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/cncr.30177/abstractButter Up!http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0158118Surgery Operates on Opioid Risk http://archinte.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=2532789Sunscreen Recommendations: Balance Performance and Preferenceshttp://archderm.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=2532615