Top Papers of the Month
Top Papers of the Month
05/18/2022
In this article, Scott T. Vergano, MD, summarizes 4 top papers making headlines in April, including an update to the Academy of Pediatrics guidance on Health Supervision for Children With Down Syndrome,...
05/18/2022
Photoclinic
Photoclinic
04/16/2022
A 45-year-old man with a history of gastroesophageal reflux disease was admitted to the hospital for elective repair of severe mitral valve regurgitation.
04/16/2022
What's Your Diagnosis?
What's Your Diagnosis?
04/13/2022
A 39-year-old previously healthy woman presented to an urgent care clinic with chest pain that had been present for the past 4 days.
04/13/2022
Case in Point
Case in Point
03/15/2022
A 73-year-old man presented to the emergency department with constipation. He reported that he was unable to have a bowel movement for 5 days prior to presentation, despite the use of home enemas,...
03/15/2022
Pain Management
Pain Management
02/22/2022
A 35-year-old woman called her primary care provider about a week’s duration of upper abdominal pain and ongoing shortness of breath, most noticeable with exertion.
02/22/2022
What's The Take-Home?
What's The Take-Home?
01/24/2022
A 70-year-old man presented to your office with a history of chest “discomfort” of several months’ duration. He is not precisely sure when it had started but knows it has been present for at least 3 to 4...
01/24/2022
Heart Rhythm
Heart Rhythm
11/24/2021
A 13-year-old boy presented with his parents to his general practitioner with a skipping heartbeat, shortness of breath, dizziness, and chest pressure. He was an athlete and had experienced 4 such episodes...
11/24/2021
Pain Management
Pain Management
11/18/2021
A 38-year-old man presents with several days of ongoing severe abdominal pain in his upper abdomen that radiates to his back. He describes the pain as “boring and unrelenting” and is not crampy or colicky. ...
11/18/2021
Heart Disease
Heart Disease
10/22/2021
A 26-year-old man presented to our emergency department (ED) for evaluation of a 4-day history of right-sided chest pain and progressive dyspnea on exertion.
10/22/2021
What's the Take Home?
What's the Take Home?
10/07/2021
A 79-year-old man is being evaluated for aortic stenosis. He is known to have had aortic stenosis for the last several years, with serial clinical follow-up visits for symptoms and noninvasive tests for...
10/07/2021