Volume 20 - Number 11 - November 2012

Clinical Geriatrics

Physician's Perspective
Physician's Perspective
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By Drs John Whyte and Anthony Filly

By Drs John Whyte and Anthony Filly
Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is a chronic, inflammatory disease of the axial skeleton, with variable involvement of nonarticular structures and peripheral joints.
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Washington Update
Washington Update
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Despite expectations that Medicare Advantage would be hurt by the Affordable Care Act (ACA), the Medicare Advantage plans appear to be thriving.
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First Report®
First Report®
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American Academy of Family Physicians 2012 Annual Scientific Meeting: October 16-20, 2012; Philadelphia, PA
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PhotoDx
PhotoDx
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Chromoblastomycosis most commonly presents as a papule or nodule that progresses into a verrucous or granulomatous plaque that expands over time.
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Case Report
Case Report
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Evbu Enakpene, MD 1 • Kalyana Janga, MD 2 • James Kashanian, MD 3 • Magesh Thirunavukkarasu, MD 1  Sheldon Greenberg, MD 2 1Department of Medicine, Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 2Division of Nephrology, Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 3Department of Urology, Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY  

Evbu Enakpene, MD 1 • Kalyana Janga, MD 2 • James Kashanian, MD 3 • Magesh Thirunavukka...
Page kidney is the external compression of the renal parenchyma by a hematoma or mass, resulting in hypertension, which can lead to renal failure.
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Sexual Function
Sexual Function
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Megan Janeway, BS 1 • Neil Baum, MD 2 • Ryan Smith 3 1Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA (medical student II) 2Department ofUrology, Tulane Medical School, New Orleans, LA 3Louisiana State University, LA (undergraduate senior) 

Megan Janeway, BS 1 • Neil Baum, MD 2 • Ryan Smith 3 1Boston University School of Medic...
The true incidence of sexual dysfunction is unknown because the condition may be underreported by both sexes.
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