It is reasonable to consider discontinuing therapy when a patient has progressed to advanced dementia.
While referral may eventually be indicated, primary care doctors can take steps to diagnose and manage the condition.
Diagnosing TIA, migraine, partial seizures, hypoglycemia, hyperventilation, transient global amnesia, and others.
Anxiety and depression are common in patients with COPD and result in worse outcomes.
A minority of patients called "high users" consume a lot of healthcare, especially in the emergency department. But therein lies an opportunity....
Information from a previsit questionnaire lays the foundation for effective and reimbursable counseling and interventions.
Not all cancers are treated the same, and not all patients with diabetes are treated the same. The same should go for patients with obesity.
Physicians need to treat ADHD better. Combined behavioral and drug therapy is best.
IM Board Review
Nine days after surgery, her mental status takes an abrupt turn for the worse. What is going on?
Delirium is often overlooked. Clinical observation remains important.