Treating addiction is quickly becoming part of primary care. Clinicians can no longer turn a blind eye toward this problem.
Evidence is mounting that the risks of untreated maternal depression outweigh those of treating it.
Symptoms to Diagnosis
His total serum calcium level is 14.4 mg/dL; what is the cause?
Serotonin syndrome can be easily overlooked, misdiagnosed, or exacerbated. Early recognition is critical.
Breaking the pain contract: A better controlled-substance agreement for patients on chronic opioid therapy
Common limitations of current pain treatment “contracts,” and strategies to improve them.
From the Editor
A tectonic shift has taken place in how we perceive and interact with lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people.
Myths, disparities, and a step-by-step approach to the care of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender patients.
The Clinical Picture
Levamisole-adulterated cocaine can induce an ANCA-associated vasculitic rash within hours or days.
The implicated drugs have important therapeutic roles, so their benefits must be weighted against the risks.
Lawsuits often confront physicians with incidental imperfections in the care they provided or with errors in their documentation.