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August 31, 2023 In This Issue
National News
What PATIENTS Are Reading
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National News
Fierce Healthcare
Data shows a 15-percent decline in health-care industry cybersecurity breaches from 2022 to 2023, but the number of people affected by breaches that did occur increased.
Editor’s note: APMA members get competitive rate options on PICA’s ProAssurance Agency cybersecurity policy.
Podiatry Today
Artificial Intelligence’s adoption in health care has lagged due to ethical and safety concerns, but experts predict that its eventual adoption will improve the quality of care and health outcomes for patients.
Lower Extremity Review
While plantar fasciopathy is the most common cause of heel pain, there is little research into the effect it has on patient’s quality of life, both mentally and physically.
Salicylic Acid... In a Penetrating Glycolic Acid Vehicle
The Tetra Corporation®
GlyCylic®’s vehicle (glycolic acid) works to break the bonds between the outer layers of the wart, including dead skin cells, and open pathways for the Salicylic Acid to achieve deep penetration.

GlyCylic® - is the first wart remover formulated with salicylic acid (a beta-hydroxy acid), glycolic acid (an alpha-hydroxyl acid), and immunomodulatory, virucidal, anti-scarring, and antiseptic ingredients that condition the emerging skin and promote healing while minimizing swelling, irritation, inflammation, and scarring.

Watch Doctor Video
The Biden Administration has published its list of the first 10 drugs Medicare will target for price cuts—reductions the government plans to achieve by negotiating the prices with drugmakers.
American Medical Association
The number of private practices in the United States has decreased from 60.1 percent in 2012 to 46.7 percent in 2022, as many have been sold off to hospital or health care systems.
Editor’s note: Get information about starting, selling, or closing a practice on the APMA Career Center
BINAR S.r.l.
Medical Economics
New physicians often undervalue themselves when negotiating their employment contract, but by adjusting their mindset, they can be compensated as they deserve.
Editor’s note: Check out our contract negotiation presentation and more in APMA’s Young Physician Transition Series.
Chief Healthcare Executive
Recent studies found that authenticity in culture, respect and trust in leadership are vital in health-care organizations when it comes to retaining personnel.
Editor’s note: For more articles like this one, visit
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What Patients are Reading
Toe spacers can help relieve pain, swelling and inflammation, but they don’t reverse structural changes in toes or joints.
Women’s Health
When considering the best shoes to buy when beginning running, shoppers should prioritize cushioning, shock absorption and comfort rather than style.
Editor’s note: Recommend APMA’s running shoe guide for different arch types and APMA Seal-Accepted products to your patients.
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Parkview Health
Compression socks and stockings are useful for athletes because they help improve blood flow movement and velocity to prevent the pooling of blood in the legs.
Editor's note: Check out the latest list of APMA Seal-Accepted products and recommend them to your patients.
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Disclaimer: Stories from sources other than APMA do not necessarily reflect APMA positions or policies. APMA does not endorse these stories. This content appears in the News Brief to enhance members' understanding of how media coverage shapes perceptions of podiatric medicine, and to educate members about what their patients, legislators and other healthcare professionals are seeing in the media.



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