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
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
Podcast
Dr Baldeep Pabla
Podcast
09/23/2022
In this podcast, Baldeep Pabla, MD, talks about the different ways clinicians can assess disease severity in patients with ulcerative colitis (UC), including the use of biomarkers and technology, and...
09/23/2022
Systemic Sclerosis
Elizabeth Volkmann
Systemic Sclerosis
09/22/2022
Elizabeth Volkmann, MD, discusses her research into the association of the gut microbiome with systemic sclerosis, environmental influences on the microbiota, and advances in treating the disease.
09/22/2022
Editorial
Kim Carmichael, MD
Editorial
09/21/2022
In this editorial, Kim A. Carmichael, MD, reflects on a 1990 article from Consultant’s archives about diabetes management, including major available insulins, the evolution of blood glucose meters, insulin...
09/21/2022
Peripheral Artery Disease
Peripheral Artery Disease
09/20/2022
New research sheds light on a novel biomarker that may accurately predict new-onset peripheral arterial disease in patients with mild to moderate chronic kidney disease. Researcher Scott E. Janus, MD,...
09/20/2022