An 18-year-old boy has collapsed during a football practice. He is a high-school varsity player in a Southern city, and he has been attending the late summer (last 2 weeks in August) obligatory practices for varsity players.
A first-time mother presents to your office with her 24-day old infant. Despite being otherwise well-appearing, the infant has had a fever for several days. The mother's efforts have been unable to break the fever.
A bone density test can inform you how effective an osteoporosis medication is for your patients. How soon after medication initiation would you perform a bone density test?
Recent research has identified various risk factors for worse COVID-19 outcomes among patients with HIV. Which one do you believe increases the risk the most?
Charles Raison, MD, and Saundra Jain, MA, PsyD, LPC, discuss maintaining wellness through the busy holiday season.
In a recent study presented at the AHA’s Scientific Sessions, researchers examined the primary outcomes of number of deaths, adverse events, time to the first heart failure event, or a KCCQ score that had improved by at least 5 points.
A 71-year-old man presented to our emergency department with worsening right shoulder pain over the past month and new-onset right upper chest pain. He had a medical history significant for right shoulder osteoarthritis and remote distal clavicular fracture.
In this podcast, Parambir Dulai, MD, discusses his recent research on treating inflammatory bowel disease to achieve endoscopic remission, through the use of a treat-to-target approach using algorithmic treatment adjustments.
A 41-year-old woman presents to your office with a recent history of a 9-kg weight loss. She asks you about the best ways to keep the weight off.