Myth of the Month

Can this patient get IV contrast?

Patients with seafood allergy have a higher rate of reactions to iodinated contrast, but not at a higher rate than patients with other food...

Pearl of the Month

Does this patient have bacterial conjunctivitis?

After ruling out serious eye disease, clinicians need to determine which cases of suspected conjunctivitis are most likely to be bacterial.

Photo Rounds

Erythematous swollen ear

The timing of the reaction in this case led us to the proper diagnosis.