Jan 2013
Vol. 23
No. 1

Commentary

  • Commentary

    Advice from a Clinician Patient

    Randy Danielsen offers pointers (gleaned from personal experience) on how clinicians should communicate with patients who also happen to be health...

Q&A

Medicolegal Issues

  • Medicolegal Issues

    Risky to Change Dosing "as a Favor"

    Julia Pallentino explains the risks inherent to trying to "help out" a patient, and cautions that clinicians must always take care to clarify...

PURLs

  • PURLs

    What's best for IBS?

    A meta-analysis confirms the usefulness of antispasmodics and antidepressants for irritable bowel syndrome, but finds bulking agents to be of...

Clinical Review

  • Clinical Review

    Man, 56, With Wrist Pain After a Fall

    A 56-year-old man experiences wrist pain and swelling after a fall. What is the connection to a recent operation he underwent?

  • Clinical Review

    Cognitive Screening Tools

    As the US population ages, the need grows for clinicians in all settings to be familiar with currently available cognitive screening tools. These...

funDERMentals

DermaDiagnosis

  • DermaDiagnosis

    Why This Child Hates to Put On Socks

    The distraught mother of an 8-year-old boy brings him urgently to dermatology for evaluation of a condition that has affected his feet for the...

ECG Challenge

Radiology Review

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