Volume 47 - Issue 10 - October 2007

Consultant

Quiz
Quiz
04/28/2011

DAVID L. KAPLAN, MD


Dermclinic
A Photo Quiz to Hone Dermatologic Skills 

DAVID L. KAPLAN, MDDermclinicA Photo Quiz to Hone Dermatologic Skills 
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Snake Bite
Snake Bite
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<div id="article-content-body"><p><img src="/sites/default/files/old/img_4db964af709af.jpg" alt="Figure" style="margin-left: 8px; margin-right: 8px; float:...
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Skin Disorders in Elderly Persons
Skin Disorders in Elderly Persons
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NOAH S. SCHEINFELD, MD, JD

NOAH S. SCHEINFELD, MD, JD
Figure 3A number of factors heighten the risk of parasitic infections in elderly persons, who often live in communal settings (eg, nursing homes), where they are more likely to encounter parasites, such as...
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New Blood Pressure Measurement Technologies
New Blood Pressure Measurement Technologies
04/28/2011

DONALD G. VIDT, MD

DONALD G. VIDT, MD
<p>A growing number of clinical outcome studies have shown that home and 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure measurements are better predictors of future cardiovascular events than blood pressures...
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Chest X-rays
Chest X-rays
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WILLIAM YAAKOB, MD

WILLIAM YAAKOB, MD
<div id="article-content-body"><img src="/sites/default/files/old/img_4db964ab9d51a.jpg" alt="Figure 1" style="float: left; margin-left: 8px; margin-right:...
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GI
GI
04/28/2011

Sarla Maheshwari, MA

G. Lohiya, MD, MS

Sarla Maheshwari, MAG. Lohiya, MD, MS
<div id="article-content-body"><p>We advise our patients with constipation to drink 500 to 750 mL of water with freshly squeezed lemon juice on arising in the...
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Nasal Foreign Bodies
Nasal Foreign Bodies
04/28/2011

Andrea Hillerud, MD

Andrea Hillerud, MD
<div id="article-content-body"><p>Removing foreign objects from a toddler's nose is usually a challenge, since the child typically refuses to let the clinician get close enough to...
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ECG
ECG
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RICHARD A. HARRIGAN, MD

WILLIAM J. BRADY, MD

THEODORE CHAN, MD

RICHARD A. HARRIGAN, MDWILLIAM J. BRADY, MDTHEODORE CHAN, MD
<p>A 68-year-old woman with hypertension complains of intermittent dyspnea and light-headedness. She is asymptomatic during the evaluation.</p>
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tips and tricks
tips and tricks
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Kathleen Savage, MSN, ARNP, BC, A/GNP

Kathleen Savage, MSN, ARNP, BC, A/GNP
<p>I work with frail, elderly patients who generally have few—if any—living relatives. During their initial physical evaluation, I always ask them if they have any pets; then I spend time discussing...
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Porphyria Cutanea Tarda
Porphyria Cutanea Tarda
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TED ROSEN, MD

TED ROSEN, MD
<div id="article-content-body"> <p><a href="http://imaging.cmpmedica.com/consultantlive/images/articles/2007/01092007/0709Con1PCTardaA.jpg"><img alt=""...
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Pathogens and Hand Washing
Pathogens and Hand Washing
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GREGORY W. RUTECKI, MD

GREGORY W. RUTECKI, MD
<div id="article-content-body"><p><img src="/sites/default/files/old/img_4db964a518a04.jpg" alt="Figure" style="margin-left: 8px; margin-right: 8px; float:...
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toes and nose
toes and nose
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Richard Honaker, MD

Richard Honaker, MD
<div id="article-content-body"><p>Patients often fail to reap the full benefit of corticosteroid nasal sprays because they do not use these devices correctly. </p></div> ...
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Abdominal Pain
Abdominal Pain
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JO MARIE REILLY, MD

JO MARIE REILLY, MD
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Colon Cancer
Colon Cancer
04/28/2011

NEVENA DAMJANOV, MD, ELIZABETH DUNPHY, OCN, CRNP, DARILYN MOYER, MD, and RONALD N. RUBIN, MD

NEVENA DAMJANOV, MD, ELIZABETH DUNPHY, OCN, CRNP, DARILYN MOYER, MD, and RONALD N. RUBI...
Primary HIV infection causes a flu-like syndrome whose symptoms include fever, sore throat, fatigue, adenopathy, headache, rash, and arthralgia or myalgia.
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Ocular
Ocular
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LEONID SKORIN, Jr, DO

LEONID SKORIN, Jr, DO
Common eye diseases such as glaucoma, cataract, and age-related macular degeneration can have significant systemic ramifications.
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Fordyce Angiokeratoma
Fordyce Angiokeratoma
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ALEXANDER K. C. LEUNG, MD
WM. LANE M. ROBSON, MD

ALEXANDER K. C. LEUNG, MD WM. LANE M. ROBSON, MD
<div id="article-content-body"><p><img src="/sites/default/files/old/img_4db964a141ad1.jpg" alt="Figure" style="float: left; margin-left: 8px; margin-right:...
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Dorsal Dislocation
Dorsal Dislocation
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MATTHEW J. LETIZIA, DO

MARCIN K. KOCIUBA, DO

JAMES LUNDY, DO

MATTHEW J. LETIZIA, DO MARCIN K. KOCIUBA, DO JAMES LUNDY, DO
<div id="article-content-body"> <p>Several hours after striking his closed fist against the side pillar of a passenger car, a 28-year-old man presented with acute pain and swelling of...
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Diabetes Care
Diabetes Care
04/28/2011

DONALD A. SMITH, MD, MPH

DONALD A. SMITH, MD, MPH
<div id="article-content-body"><p>The greatly increased risk of coronary heart disease (CHD) and its sequelae in patients with diabetes demands that all modifiable risk factors be...
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Ectopic Nail
Ectopic Nail
04/28/2011

REYNOLD C. WONG, MD

REYNOLD C. WONG, MD
<div id="article-content-body"><p><a href="http://imaging.cmpmedica.com/consultantlive/images/articles/2007/01092007/0709Con1PCNail.jpg"><img...
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Small-Bowel Metastatic Melanoma
Small-Bowel Metastatic Melanoma
04/28/2011

MICHAEL R. KACZANOWSKI, MD

FRANK S. SAMMARCO, MD

CLAUDIA B. GRUSS, MD

MICHAEL R. KACZANOWSKI, MDFRANK S. SAMMARCO, MDCLAUDIA B. GRUSS, MD
<div id="article-content-body"><p>An 83-year-old man with a history of hypertension, hyperlipidemia, and diverticulosis was hospitalized because of painless hematochezia of 1...
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