Feb 2017
Vol. 27
No. 2

Picture This

  • Picture This

    Noninfectious Penile Lesions

    Appearance and clinical presentation guide the diagnosis of noninfectious cutaneous penile lesions. But the tendency for benign lesions to mimic...



  • DermaDiagnosis

    More Than a Spot of Bother

    For this 5-year-old African-American boy and his family, the continual depigmentation of the skin around his congenital lesions is concerning. Can...

Clinical Review

  • Clinical Review

    Transgender Patients: Providing Sensitive Care

    Despite advancements in civil rights for the LGBTQ community, research on hormone treatment and surgical options for transgender patients remains...


  • PURLs

    Need an Add-on to Metformin? Consider This

    Sulfonylureas have been the preferred add-on therapy to metformin for T2DM. But results of a recent analysis suggest there's a better choice—with...


ECG Challenge

  • ECG Challenge

    Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee

    A 72-year-old man is scheduled for left knee replacement and sent for preoperative assessment. An ECG reveals his heart could benefit from a...


  • Commentary

    Putting the “PA” in “FPA”

    State by state, restrictions on scope of practice are being lifted, allowing NPs to diagnose and treat (ie, prescribe for) patients without...