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mortality risk
mortality risk
09/25/2022
Lead study author Lana Mucalo, MD, discusses her team’s study examining the prevalence of opioid-related mortality in patients with sickle cell disease from 2013 to 2019. She presented her research at the...
09/25/2022
sleep
sleep
09/24/2022
Diet and lifestyle play a more prominent role in sleep than many people are aware. Often a few changes here and there can keep you from tossing and turning or asking for sleeping medication.
09/24/2022
HIV
Davina Canagasabey
HIV
09/23/2022
In this podcast, Davina Canagasabey, with PATH, speaks about delivering responsive, person-centered HIV and primary health care. She also spoke about this topic during her presentation at the International...
09/23/2022

Clinical Insights

mortality risk
mortality risk
09/25/2022
Lead study author Lana Mucalo, MD, discusses her team’s study examining the prevalence of opioid-related mortality in patients with sickle cell disease from 2013 to 2019. She presented her research at the...
09/25/2022
Blood Pressure
Blood Pressure
09/25/2022
In this commentary, Michael J. Bloch, MD, writes about using nonpharmacological therapies, including endovascular renal denervation, to improve blood pressure control.
09/25/2022
sleep
sleep
09/24/2022
Diet and lifestyle play a more prominent role in sleep than many people are aware. Often a few changes here and there can keep you from tossing and turning or asking for sleeping medication.
09/24/2022
Cardiometabolic risk
Cardiometabolic risk
09/24/2022
In this commentary, Michael Bloch, MD, writes about using time in therapeutic range (TTR) to determine dose, dietary recommendations, and a possible need to change anticoagulants for patients on warfarin. ...
09/24/2022
Orthopedics
Timothy Bhattacharyya, MD
Orthopedics
09/23/2022
In this podcast, Timothy Bhattacharyya, MD, discusses declining trends in hip fractures seen over the last 40 years, how osteoporosis treatment efforts relate to these trends, and what factors have had the...
09/23/2022

From the Journal

Photoclinic
Photoclinic
09/23/2022

Miriam Matthews1 • Laura Rosas, MD2 • Lynnette Mazur, MD, MPH3

Miriam Matthews1 • Laura Rosas, MD2 • Lynnette Mazur, MD, MPH3
On a medical mission trip to Tumbes, Peru, a 13-year-old boy presented with enlargement of his left leg. The father stated that his son’s leg had been progressively enlarging since early infancy. He said...
09/23/2022
What's the take home?
What's the take home?
09/22/2022

Ronald N. Rubin, MD1,2Series Editor

Ronald N. Rubin, MD1,2 —Series Editor
A 43-year-old man presents after experiencing 2 days of an unusual headache. On each of the previous 2 days, he first noted blurry vision accompanied by flashes of light in the left eye, which expanded for...
09/22/2022
Photoclinic
Photoclinic
09/21/2022

Stephanie Brode, DO

Stephanie Brode, DO
A 61-year-old woman with a medical history of type 1 diabetes on insulin pump, coronary artery disease (CAD) status post–coronary artery bypass graft (CABG), gastroesophageal reflux disease, Hashimoto...
09/21/2022
Joint Pain
Joint Pain
09/21/2022
A 64-year-old woman presented to our clinic with constant pain in her left hand that had been worsening over the past 3 months. She described the pain as sharp and has experienced stiffness with the...
09/21/2022
Top Papers of the Month
Scott T. Vergano, MD
Top Papers of the Month
09/21/2022
In this article, Scott T. Vergano, MD, writes about 3 top papers you may have missed in August 2022, including the management of hyperbilirubinemia in infants born at 35 weeks or more of gestation, defining...
09/21/2022