Jun 2019
Vol. 29
No. 6

Practice Puzzler

  • Practice Puzzler

    Diverticulitis

    This clinical puzzle is based on Marsicovetere. Diverticulitis: A Primer for Primary Care Providers. Clinician Reviews. 2018;28(8):36-44...

CE/CME

ECG Challenge

PURLs

Endocrine Consult

  • Endocrine Consult

    Screening for Endocrine Hypertension

    Identifying cases of secondary hypertension is an important tool for clinicians. Learn more about some common endocrine causes of hypertension:...

Renal Consult

  • Renal Consult

    Bone Health in Kidney Disease

    Mineral and bone disorder is a common complication in patients with kidney disease. Here’s guidance on monitoring for and treating bone...

Radiology Review

  • Radiology Review

    These Hips Don’t Lie

    After his car is broadsided at an unknown speed, this older man complains of hip pain. What will a radiograph show?

Medicolegal Issues

  • Medicolegal Issues

    Question Marks Lead to Dollar Signs

    Missing details can turn a defensible case into a problematic (and costly) one. Don’t let the plaintiff host a mystery part at your expense.

DermaDiagnosis

  • Facing up to the Problem

    She’s had enough of the lesions growing on her face. Will your workup help determine how to clear her skin?

Picture This

  • Lesions Sing the Blues

    If you’ve seen one bluish purple skin lesion … you haven’t necessarily seen them all. Can you differentiate these pigmented patches?