Volume 46 - Issue 14 - December 2006

Consultant

Actinic Keratosis
Actinic Keratosis
04/30/2011
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04/30/2011
tips and tricks
tips and tricks
04/30/2011

Joseph Piracci MD

Joseph Piracci MD
<div id="article-content-body"><p>A patient with mild asthma recently brought in her "empty" albuterol inhaler and asked for a refill. I tossed the old inhaler on my desk and...
04/30/2011
Vitamin D
Vitamin D
04/30/2011
<div id="article-content-body"> <p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/ConSSVitaminD.jpg" style="display:block; height:119px; margin-left:8px;...
04/30/2011
tips and tricks
tips and tricks
04/30/2011

Fadi I. Jabr, MD
Florence, Ore

Fadi I. Jabr, MD Florence, Ore
<div id="article-content-body"> <p>The cause of mid-abdominal pain and tenderness can sometimes be just a strained rectus abdominus muscle.</p> </div>
04/30/2011
Zenker Diverticulum
Zenker Diverticulum
04/30/2011
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04/30/2011
Pericarditis
Pericarditis
04/30/2011

SVETLANA REZNIKOVA, MD
MICHAEL D. SMITH, MD
MetroHealth Medical Center

JANET POPONICK, MD
Case Western Reserve University

SVETLANA REZNIKOVA, MD MICHAEL D. SMITH, MD MetroHealth Medical Center JANET POPONICK,...
<div id="article-content-body"> <p><strong><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/ConCPECGPOP.jpg" style="display:block; height:96px;...
04/30/2011
Facial Pain
Facial Pain
04/30/2011

Ronald N. Rubin, MD
Series Editor

Ronald N. Rubin, MD Series Editor
<div id="article-content-body"> <p>A 49-year-old man presents with recurring facial pain of 6 months' duration. The pain initially occurred several times per week; it now occurs...
04/30/2011
Asthma-Pneumonia
Asthma-Pneumonia
04/30/2011
<div id="article-content-body">The association between asthma and pneumococcal disease has been suspected by many clinicians; however, formal investigations confirming an increased risk of...
04/30/2011
Seborrheic Keratosis
Seborrheic Keratosis
04/30/2011

NOAH S. SCHEINFELD, MD, JD

NOAH S. SCHEINFELD, MD, JD
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04/30/2011
Lentigo
Lentigo
04/30/2011
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04/30/2011
Cutaneous Horn
Cutaneous Horn
04/30/2011

Alexander K. C. Leung, MD
Alberta Children’s Hospital, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Benjamin Barankin, MD
Toronto Dermatology Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

 
Alexander K. C. Leung, MD Alberta Children’s Hospital, University of Calgary, Calgary, ...
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04/30/2011
UTI
UTI
04/30/2011

MANISHA JUTHANI-MEHTA, MD

MANISHA JUTHANI-MEHTA, MD
Practitioners who work in nursing homes frequently face this dilemma. Currently, 2 sets of diagnostic, treatment, and surveillance criteria for UTIs in nursing home residents are available to provide...
04/30/2011
Prostate cancer
Prostate cancer
04/30/2011

STEPHEN J. FREEDLAND, MD
JUDD W. MOUL, MD
Duke University

JOHN F. WARD, MD
University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

STEPHEN J. FREEDLAND, MDJUDD W. MOUL, MDDuke UniversityJOHN F. WARD, MDUniversity of Te...
<div id="article-content-body"><p><strong>ABSTRACT: Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) recurrence is the most common form of advanced prostate cancer. Salvage therapies may be...
04/30/2011
Stucco Keratosis
Stucco Keratosis
04/30/2011
<div id="article-content-body"><p><img src="/sites/default/files/images/ConPESchein2.jpg" style="margin-left: 8px; margin-right: 8px; float: left;"...
04/30/2011
Amiodarone Drug Interactions
Amiodarone Drug Interactions
04/30/2011

ANTOINE T. JENKINS, PharmD
Methodist University Hospital

CARRIE OLIPHANT, PharmD, BCPS and TIMOTHY H. SELF, PharmD—Series Editor
University of Tennessee, Memphis

ANTOINE T. JENKINS, PharmD Methodist University Hospital CARRIE OLIPHANT, PharmD, BCPS...
<div id="article-content-body"> <p>Amiodarone, a class III antiarrhythmic, has become the drug of choice for the management of supraventricular and ventricular...
04/30/2011
Nummular Eczema
Nummular Eczema
04/30/2011

Joe Monroe, PA-C

Joe Monroe, PA-C
An 81-year-old woman presented with a widespread pruritic eruption of 1 month's duration. She had hypertension but was otherwise healthy and was taking no new medications.
04/30/2011
Blue Nevus
Blue Nevus
04/30/2011

MELINDA F. GREENFIELD, DO
Albany, GA

 

Photoclinic
Foresee Your Next Patient

MELINDA F. GREENFIELD, DO Albany, GA PhotoclinicForesee Your Next Patient
<div id="article-content-body"><p><img src="/sites/default/files/images/ConPESchein6A.jpg" style="float: left; margin-left: 8px; margin-right: 8px;"...
04/30/2011
tips and tricks
tips and tricks
04/30/2011

Neelima Reddy, MD
Birmingham, Ala

Neelima Reddy, MD Birmingham, Ala
<div id="article-content-body"><p>In patients with chronic liver disease or coagulation disorders, nasogastric tubes may result in significant nasopharyngeal trauma and uncontrolled...
04/30/2011
Porokeratosis
Porokeratosis
04/30/2011
<div id="article-content-body"><p><img src="http://imaging.cmpmedica.com/consultantlive/images/articles/2006/12012006/0612ConPESchein8A_thumbnail.jpg" style="float:...
04/30/2011
GI Symptoms
GI Symptoms
04/30/2011

John Godino, MD

John Godino, MD
<div id="article-content-body"> <p><strong><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/ConCPGodinoF3.jpg" style="height:121px; margin-left:8px;...
04/30/2011
Verrucous Cutaneous Sarcoidosis
Verrucous Cutaneous Sarcoidosis
04/30/2011
<div id="article-content-body"><p><img src="/sites/default/files/images/ConPCSarcVCS.jpg" style="float: left; margin-left: 8px; margin-right: 8px;"...
04/30/2011
Drug Therapy
Drug Therapy
04/30/2011

CHARLES A. CEFALU, MD

CHARLES A. CEFALU, MD
<div id="article-content-body"> <p><strong>ABSTRACT: Age-related changes that affect drug distribution, such as increased total body fat, decreased muscle mass, and decreased...
04/30/2011
Stabilize TSH
Stabilize TSH
04/30/2011

Johanna Raj, ARNP
Pensacola, Fla

Johanna Raj, ARNP Pensacola, Fla
<div id="article-content-body"><p>If you notice labile thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) values in a patient receiving levothyroxine therapy for primary hypothyroidism, ask how he or...
04/30/2011
Benign Melanocytic Nevus
Benign Melanocytic Nevus
04/30/2011
<div id="article-content-body"><p><img src="http://imaging.cmpmedica.com/consultantlive/images/articles/2006/12012006/0612ConPESchein5B_thumbnail.jpg" style="float:...
04/30/2011
Hyperhidrosis
Hyperhidrosis
04/30/2011
<div id="article-content-body"><p>I have a 45-year-old patient who sweats constantly and severely, whether at rest or at work. He recently had valve repair for idiopathic hypertrophic...
04/30/2011
Madelung Disease
Madelung Disease
04/30/2011
<div id="article-content-body"> <p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/ConPCMadeB.jpg" style="height:116px; margin-left:8px; margin-right:8px;...
04/30/2011
Oral Lesions
Oral Lesions
04/30/2011

JEFFREY A. BURGESS, DDS, MSD

JEFFREY A. BURGESS, DDS, MSD
The 2 most common infectious conditions in the general practice setting are herpes simplex virus (HSV) infection (type 1 and, less frequently, type 2) (Figure 1) and fungal disease.
04/30/2011