Feb 2018
Vol. 28
No. 2

Picture This

  • Picture This

    Two-Toned Toes

    They’re purple, they’re blue—they’re every hue! Can you diagnose these colorful toes?

ECG Challenge

  • ECG Challenge

    Breaking More Than the Fall

    A 74-year-old woman became dizzy and slipped in the shower—fracturing her forearm while breaking her fall. Preoperative assessment uncovers an...


  • DermaDiagnosis

    Could This Lesion Be Deadly?

    For years, this 24-year-old woman has had a bluish black lesion on her upper arm. It’s asymptomatic and, aside from growing a bit, has remained...


Grand Rounds


  • Commentary

    Silent No More: Harassment in the Workplace

    A modern movement has been born, as countless women stand up and say #MeToo. But how do we change the message on sexual harassment and assault to...

Clinical Review

  • Clinical Review

    Antibiotic Overprescribing: Still a Major Concern

    We know you know that you aren't supposed to hand out antibiotics like they're candy. And yet, at least 30% of prescribed antibiotics are...


Radiology Review

  • Radiology Review

    The Deer Stand Strikes Back

    It's not the wildlife you have to worry about: After falling out of a deer stand, a 45-year-old man experiences persistent back pain. A radiograph...

Endocrine Consult

  • Endocrine Consult

    The Gut Microbiome in Type 2 Diabetes

    What's the gut got to do with it? More than you think. While you may consider "microbiome" a buzzword, here's a focused discussion of how it...