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Photoclinic
Photoclinic
04/20/2022
A 34-year-old man presented to the emergency department with a nonproductive cough and progressive dyspnea on exertion over the course of a week.
04/20/2022
Photoclinic
Photoclinic
04/06/2022
A 35-year-old woman with no pertinent past medical history presented to the emergency department with a 1-month history of nonbilious, nonbloody emesis and a 1-week history of intractable lower left-sided...
04/06/2022
Photoclinic
Photoclinic
02/07/2022
A 72-year-old woman with a history of congestive heart failure, chronic lymphedema, and hypothyroidism presented with worsening bilateral lower-extremity swelling and weakness. She was found to be in atrial...
02/07/2022

Interactive Features

Vascular Disease
Skin signs of vascular disease
Vascular Disease
07/22/2021
In this slideshow, you can learn about different skin manifestations of vascular disease. Each slide links to the full case report for more details.
07/22/2021
Vascular Disease
vasculitis
Vascular Disease
06/09/2020
In this slideshow, you can learn about different presentations of vasculitis. Each slide links to the full case report for more details.
06/09/2020
Thrombosis
Thrombosis
05/04/2020
Catheter-based therapies have emerged as a treatment alternative to systemic thrombolysis and are associated with less risk for bleeding events. Do you think catheter-based therapy is a better alternative...
05/04/2020
prevention
prevention
02/20/2020
Research has shown that genetic variants play a role in the risk of ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI). Do you believe there is a role for genetic testing in the prevention of STEMI?
02/20/2020
Management
Management
12/23/2019
Recent research suggests that blood pressure (BP) monitoring in barbershops by trained medical personnel may improve BP rates and medication adherence among underserved populations. Has your community...
12/23/2019

Clinical Insights

Thrombosis
Thrombosis
04/08/2021
Hookah is a common tobacco product, especially among youth. A research team aimed to better understand the effects of hookah on thrombogenesis. Lead author Fadi Khasawneh, B.Pharm, PhD, answered our...
04/08/2021
Treatment
Treatment
03/16/2020
A study team recently examined the risk of ischemic strokes and transient ischemic attacks among patients who discontinued vitamin K antagonist therapy. We spoke with lead authors Carlos Martinez, MD, MSc,...
03/16/2020
Vascular Disease
Peter Libby, MD
Vascular Disease
03/04/2020
In this podcast, Peter Libby, MD, from Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, gives an overview of clonal hematopoiesis of indeterminate potential, how it relates to cardiovascular...
03/04/2020
Coronary Artery Disease
Coronary Artery Disease
09/06/2019
Researchers Marianne Hartford, MD, PhD, and Annica Ravn-Fischer, MD, PhD, answer our questions about their latest research that investigated gender differences in outcomes and predictors of acute coronary...
09/06/2019
heart surgery
heart surgery
08/19/2019
In this Q&A, Jason S. Bradfield, MD, answers our questions about his research on epicardial ablation of ventricular tachycardia and the challenges it currently presents.
08/19/2019