Meeting ReportThe American Thoracic Society International Conference is one of the largest and most important gatherings in pulmonary and critical care medicine.
First Report®Digestive Disease Week 2011: May 7-10, 2011; Chicago, IL
First Report®American Society of Hypertension 26th Annual Scientific Meeting and Exposition: May 21-24, 2011; New York, NY
AGS SpotlightLed by experts in a wide range of areas, the session examined the state of the art of caring for older adults.
Physician's PerspectiveStudies report that ECGs can successfully identify patients with proven stenosis on angiography.
Case ReportUterine prolapse is associated with morbidity due to its effects on bowel and bladder function and the propensity for patients to develop recurrent UTIs.
Visual ImpairmentVisual impairment imposes a great social and economic burden on individuals and society alike.
Cardiovascular Issues in the Older AdultPeripheral arterial disease (PAD), defined as abnormal blood flow to the lower extremities, is a major cause of morbidity and mortality in the US.
Case ReportIsolated hemiachromatopsia can easily be missed, and the affected individual may not be aware of the visual field defect.
Patient Tip SheetsHot weather can be dangerous, especially for older adults.