Volume 60 - Issue 10 - October 2020

Consultant360

Review
Review
06/25/2022
Direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs) are recommended for stroke prevention in patients with atrial fibrillation and mild to moderate chronic kidney disease. However, data are limited regarding the use of...
06/25/2022
Photoclinic
Photoclinic
02/15/2022
A 10-day old neonate presented to the clinic with her parents, who expressed concern over the girl’s worsening yellow skin discoloration, poor weight gain, and elevated bilirubin levels that had been...
02/15/2022
Photoclinic
Photoclinic
10/22/2021
A 70-year-old woman with a history of cirrhosis secondary to nonalcoholic steatohepatitis initially presented as an outpatient with a rapid accumulation of ascites.
10/22/2021
What's the Take Home?
What's the Take Home?
09/14/2021
A 67-year-old man presented to the office for a general medical examination. He had no new or significant symptoms to report. Of particular interest, 16 years ago, abdominal ultrasonography for...
09/14/2021
Photoclinic
Photoclinic
09/09/2021
A 3-week-old boy was brought to the emergency department for episodes of cyanosis. His mouth had turned blue, and the discoloration had spread up to his forehead and had lasted for 30 seconds.
09/09/2021
Review
Review
06/18/2021
This article reviews the risk factors and ocular signs of the three types of retinal vein occlusions—central retinal vein occlusion (CRVO), hemiretinal vein occlusion (HRVO), and branch retinal vein...
06/18/2021
Photo Quiz
Photo Quiz
04/29/2021
A 68-year-old man was sent to the emergency department after having been seen at a primary care office to establish care for the first time in more than 15 years. The patient’s concerns included an...
04/29/2021
Photo Essay
Photo Essay
09/25/2020
This article is part 12 of a 15-part series of Photo Essays describing and differentiating conditions affecting the nails. Parts 13 through 15 will be published in upcoming issues of Consultant. To access...
09/25/2020