Volume 50 - Issue 8 - August 2010

Consultant360

saddle nose deformity
saddle nose deformity
04/27/2011

RAJA SHEKHAR R. SAPPATI BIYYANI, MD — Case Western Reserve University, MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland

RAJA SHEKHAR R. SAPPATI BIYYANI, MD — Case Western Reserve University, MetroHealth Medi...
<p><img src="/sites/default/files/old/img_4db8c480e4ea9.jpg" width="150" style="padding: 5px; float: left; margin-left: 8px; margin-right: 8px;" />For 10 weeks, a...
04/27/2011
Neurocysticercosis
Neurocysticercosis
04/27/2011

ALEXANDER M. SY, MD and SHOBHANA CHAUDHARI, MD — Metropolitan Hospital Center, New York

ALEXANDER M. SY, MD and SHOBHANA CHAUDHARI, MD — Metropolitan Hospital Center, New York...
<div id="article-content-body"> <p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/old/img_4db8c47f9d22d.jpg" style="margin-left:8px; margin-right:8px; padding:5px;...
04/27/2011
and Hemoptysis
and Hemoptysis
04/27/2011

RONALD N. RUBIN, MD — Temple University
BIJOY TELIVALA, MD, MBBS — Temple University Hospital

RONALD N. RUBIN, MD — Temple University BIJOY TELIVALA, MD, MBBS — Temple University Ho...
<div id="article-content-body"><p><img src="/sites/default/files/old/img_4db8c47cb1265.jpg" width="150" style="padding: 5px; float: left; margin-left: 8px;...
04/27/2011
Burning Chest Pain
Burning Chest Pain
04/27/2011

ALAN W. SANDER, MD — Florida State University College of Medicine
MICHELLE LAI, MD — Orlando Regional Healthcare

ALAN W. SANDER, MD — Florida State University College of Medicine MICHELLE LAI, MD — Or...
A 23-year-old woman presents to the emergency department (ED) with left-sided burning chest pain that radiates to the epigastrium. The pain, which woke her from sleep 12 hours earlier, is intermittent and...
04/27/2011
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Fibrillation
04/27/2011

RONALD N. RUBIN, MD — Series Editor

RONALD N. RUBIN, MD — Series Editor
<div id="article-content-body"> <p>A new patient with a history of atrial fibrillation (AF) and heart failure presents for an initial visit. The 72-year-old man denies exertional chest...
04/27/2011
Case In Point
Case In Point
04/27/2011

PEDRO TROYA, MD, ANTHONY MORRISON, MD, CARLOS FUMERO, MD, ANDREW J. KOON, MD, and ANGELA L. DENIETOLIS, MD — University of South Florida

PEDRO TROYA, MD, ANTHONY MORRISON, MD, CARLOS FUMERO, MD, ANDREW J. KOON, MD, and ANGEL...
A woman presented with loss of vision in the right eye that had initially involved the peripheral field and progressed to the central and nasal fields.
04/27/2011
Quiz
Quiz
04/27/2011

NISHIT MEHTA, MD and DAVID EFFRON, MD

NISHIT MEHTA, MD and DAVID EFFRON, MD
<div id="article-content-body"> <p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/old/img_4db8c475a0862.jpg" style="margin-left:8px; margin-right:8px;...
04/27/2011
Dermclinic
Dermclinic
04/27/2011

DAVID L. KAPLAN, MD — Series Editor — University of Missouri Kansas City, University of Kansas

DAVID L. KAPLAN, MD — Series Editor — University of Missouri Kansas City, University of...
These asymptomatic bumps developed on the groin area of a 16-year-old girl after her first sexual exposure.
04/27/2011
Quiz
Quiz
04/27/2011

DAVID L. KAPLAN, MD — Series Editor — University of Missouri Kansas City, University of Kansas

DAVID L. KAPLAN, MD — Series Editor — University of Missouri Kansas City, University of...
<div id="article-content-body"> <p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/old/img_4db8c47170e2e.jpg" style="margin-left:8px; margin-right:8px; padding:5px;...
04/27/2011
tips and tricks
tips and tricks
04/27/2011
<div id="article-content-body"><p>To confirm that I have sufficiently irrigated an eye that has been exposed to an alkaline substance, I use nitrazine paper strips to test the pH of...
04/27/2011
tips and tricks
tips and tricks
04/27/2011
<div id="article-content-body"><p>Measure your cycle time from patient entry to patient exit. </p></div>
04/27/2011
tips and tricks
tips and tricks
04/27/2011
<div id="article-content-body"><p>Hair around a laceration can get in the way when you are trying to close the wound.</p></div>
04/27/2011
tips and tricks
tips and tricks
04/27/2011
<div id="article-content-body"> <p>In adults who present with persistent cough following an upper respiratory tract infection but who have no history of asthma or chronic obstructive...
04/27/2011
tips and tricks
tips and tricks
04/27/2011
<div id="article-content-body"><p>Because infants often start to cry as soon as a stethoscope makes contact with their skin, it can be difficult to hear defects during a cardiac...
04/27/2011
tips and tricks
tips and tricks
04/27/2011
<div id="article-content-body"><p>When dealing with children, I always try to sit so that I am at eye level with them, I praise them for being brave and smart, and I make a point of...
04/27/2011
Medicine
Medicine
04/27/2011

GREGORY W. RUTECKI, MD — University of South Alabama

GREGORY W. RUTECKI, MD — University of South Alabama
<p>Discussions that focus on health care costs have created a specialized vocabulary, such as <em>comparative effectiveness research</em>. The concept undergirding this field may be...
04/27/2011
Skin Disorders
Skin Disorders
04/27/2011

NOAH S. SCHEINFELD, MD, JD — Columbia University

NOAH S. SCHEINFELD, MD, JD — Columbia University
<div id="article-content-body"> <p>ABSTRACT: Scratching, rubbing, and impairment of epidermal integrity can produce pathological changes in the skin. Patients who have neurotic...
04/27/2011