February 2020 Bulletin
February 2020 Bulletin
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Opinion

Editorial …………………………….38
Epidemic
Deval (Reshma) Paranjpe, MD, FACS

Editorial …………………………….40
Tears as teacher
Anna Evans Phillips, MD, MS

Editorial ……………………………42
‘If you like your doctor …’
Andrea G. Witlin, DO, PhD

Perspective ……………………….44
Breast elastography
Danielle Sharek, MD

Perspective ……………………….46
Modern Hippocratic Oath and Code of Medical Ethics
Kris Gopal, MD

Departments

Membership Benefits …………48
Society News …………………….50
• Pittsburgh Ophthalmology Society
• Pennsylvania Geriatrics Society – Western Division
• Greater Pittsburgh Diabetes Club
Activities & Accolades ………53
Classifieds ………………………..53
ACMS Alliance News …………54

Articles

Profile ……………………………….56
Newly installed ACMS president shares vision for 2020
Christina E. Morton

Materia Medica …………………..59
Semaglutide (Ozempic®)
Rachael Cardinal, PharmD
Ariel Ferdock, PharmD, BCPS

Legal Summary …………………61
Treatment of chronic pain: Written agreements, adherence to guidelines now mandatory
Beth Anne Jackson, Esq.

Special Report …………………..62
ACMS support of independent physicians a top priority
Christina E. Morton