Volume 50 - Issue 10 - October 2010

Consultant360

Morganella morganii septicemia and dermopathy
Morganella morganii septicemia and dermopathy
04/27/2011

MELVER L. ANDERSON, MD, FACP
NASSRENE Y. ELMADHUN, MD

MELVER L. ANDERSON, MD, FACP NASSRENE Y. ELMADHUN, MD
<div id="article-content-body"><img src="/sites/default/files/old/img_4db8c709212fc.jpg" width="150" style="padding: 5px; float: left; margin-left: 8px;...
04/27/2011
Iron-laden kidneys
Iron-laden kidneys
04/27/2011

PRASHANT VEERREDDY, MD, MPH
DIPAK SHETH, MD

PRASHANT VEERREDDY, MD, MPH DIPAK SHETH, MD
<p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/old/img_4db8c70828ff3.jpg" style="margin-left:8px; margin-right:8px; padding-bottom:5px; width:150px; float:left" />MRI...
04/27/2011
Bilateral Staghorn Calculi
Bilateral Staghorn Calculi
04/27/2011

CHI-FAI NG, MBChB, FRCS(Edin), FRCSEd(Urol) — Chinese University of Hong Kong
ALEXANDER K. C. LEUNG, MBBS, FRCPC, FRCP(UK&Irel), FRCPCH — University of Calgary
Wm. LANE M. ROBSON, MD, FRCPC, FRCP(Glasg) — Childrens’ Clinic, Calgary, Alberta

CHI-FAI NG, MBChB, FRCS(Edin), FRCSEd(Urol) — Chinese University of Hong Kong ALEXANDER...
<p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/old/img_4db8c7065d3d8.jpg" style="margin-left:8px; margin-right:8px; padding-bottom:5px; width:150px; float:left" />A...
04/27/2011
Primary Care
Primary Care
04/27/2011

D. BRADY PREGERSON, MD—Series Editor

D. BRADY PREGERSON, MD—Series Editor
Most wounds are still closed with some form of needle and thread. However, advances in technology have affected all areas of medicine, even the practice of basic wound closure.
04/27/2011
Facial Flushing
Facial Flushing
04/27/2011

LALITHA SIVASWAMY, MD

LALITHA SIVASWAMY, MD
<div id="article-content-body"><p>Sixteen-year-old African American boy with progressive loss of vision in the left eye over 2 weeks. He also had pain around the left orbit with some...
04/27/2011
tips and tricks
tips and tricks
04/27/2011
<div id="article-content-body"> <p>Patients' descriptions of their medications can cause confusion—with potentially dangerous results.</p> </div>
04/27/2011
tips and tricks
tips and tricks
04/27/2011
<div id="article-content-body"><p>Measure your volume by season and day. If you know the crush is coming, you can add more staff specifically for busy Mondays or the flu...
04/27/2011
tips and tricks
tips and tricks
04/27/2011
<div id="article-content-body"><p>I use ICE at each visit to help ensure that patients are satisfied with the care they receive.</p></div>
04/27/2011
tips and tricks
tips and tricks
04/27/2011
<div id="article-content-body"> <p>Many patients with a viral upper respiratory tract infection still expect an antibiotic prescription when they come to the...
04/27/2011
tips and tricks
tips and tricks
04/27/2011
<div id="article-content-body"><p>Remember that patients will Google you and nowadays rate you on one of the many rating sites.</p></div>
04/27/2011
tips and tricks
tips and tricks
04/27/2011
<div id="article-content-body"><p>To safely immobilize children for suturing of forehead lacerations, try the "Superman cape" technique.</p></div>
04/27/2011
Smoker With Cough
Smoker With Cough
04/27/2011

RONALD N. RUBIN, MD—Series Editor

RONALD N. RUBIN, MD—Series Editor
<div id="article-content-body"> <p>A 69-year-old man presents with a cough of 3 months' duration. He has taken a variety of over-the-counter suppressants and received a course of...
04/27/2011
pruritic labial rash
pruritic labial rash
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 Kan...
<p>F<img src="/sites/default/files/old/img_4db8c6f8f0ac6.jpg" style="padding: 5px 5px 5px 0px; float: left; margin-left: 8px; margin-right: 8px;" width="150">or a...
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"><strong></strong><img src="/sites/default/files/old/img_4db8c6f7bf5a4.jpg" width="150" style="padding: 5px 5px 5px 0px;...
04/27/2011
tips and tricks
tips and tricks
04/27/2011
<div id="article-content-body"><p>I enjoyed Dr D. Brady Pregerson's Practical Pointer, "Heat Therapy 'On the Go'". In my experience, however, the improvised...
04/27/2011
pruritic facial erythema
pruritic facial erythema
04/27/2011
<div id="article-content-body"><p>My patient is a woman in her late 30s who has several episodes a month of confluent facial erythema that is very warm to the touch and highly...
04/27/2011
Pain
Pain
04/27/2011

JENNIFER P. SCHNEIDER, MD, PhD — Tucson

JENNIFER P. SCHNEIDER, MD, PhD — Tucson
In many cases, the use of opioid analgesics for patients with chronic musculoskeletal pain is a legitimate treatment approach.
04/27/2011
Antihypertensives
Antihypertensives
04/27/2011

GREGORY W. RUTECKI, MD — University of South Alabama

GREGORY W. RUTECKI, MD — University of South Alabama
<div id="article-content-body"> <p>A recent issue of the <em>Wall Street Journal</em> contained a stark statement about the contemporary management of hypertension....
04/27/2011
Influenza
Influenza
04/27/2011
<div id="article-content-body"><p>This year's influenza season is approaching fast. Although the World Health Organization officially declared an end to the 2009 H1N1 influenza...
04/27/2011
04/27/2011

GREGORY W. RUTECKI, MD—Series Editor

GREGORY W. RUTECKI, MD—Series Editor
<p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/old/img_4db8c6f3221f0.jpg" style="float:left" width="150" />I can identify with Ishmael's dismay at his...
04/27/2011