Meeting ReportThe American Thoracic Society’s (ATS) Annual International Conference featured a special update session on the Influenza A (H1N1) pandemic.
The Patient Education ForumLike seasonal flu, Swine Flu appears to spread from person to person through sneezing and coughing, and by direct contact from infected people.
Physician’s PerspectiveFor the past few months, I have been focusing my attention on the growing problem of the older person who has suffered a traumatic injury.
NeurologyA high index of suspicion is necessary for a prompt evaluation and treatment of internal carotid artery dissection (ICAD).
Case ReportIBD in older persons has some specific differences in presentation and clinical course as compared with younger patients.
Legal IssuesTestamentary capacity, the ability to make a will, is a legal issue that physicians are frequently, either directly or indirectly (eg, records), involved with.
Psychiatry RoundsPersonality disorders are characterized by chronic and persistent maladaptive patterns of coping with experiences, stressors, and relationships associated with daily life.