Pearls of Wisdom

Vascular Disease
Vascular Disease
12/05/2018
Marcus is a 62-year-old man with a venous insufficiency ulcer that has failed to respond to elevation, compression, pentoxifylline, and aspirin. What else might help?
12/05/2018
Nutrition
Nutrition
09/10/2018
Christopher is a 40-year-old man concerned about his heart health.
09/10/2018
Nutrition
Nutrition
10/24/2017
Ron is a 46-year-old overweight man who is worried about his risk of heart disease. In an attempt to lower his risk, Ron recently adopted a vegetarian diet, but at his most recent check-up, tells you that...
10/24/2017
Nutrition
Nutrition
07/24/2017
Thomas is a 37-year-old clinically obese man with hypertension. He has recently begun following The Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH) diet to help lower his blood pressure, but is having a hard...
07/24/2017
Cardiovascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
12/15/2015
Joseph is a 34-year-old overweight man with elevated cholesterol levels. He has not yet started taking a statin, and tells you that he would prefer any lifestyle modifications you could suggest to help...
12/15/2015
Nutrition
Nutrition
04/21/2015
Thomas is a 45-year-old man who is concerned about his risk of developing heart disease. He is slightly overweight, and reports that while he does exercise, he has found it difficult to give up salty snacks...
04/21/2015
Blood Pressure
Blood Pressure
01/17/2015
Susan is a 45-year-old woman with hypertension and high low-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels. She is already careful about her daily sodium intake, but is curious if there are any other dietary...
01/17/2015