Oct 2008
Vol. 57
No. 10

Clinical Inquiries

  • Clinical Inquiries

    How much does smoking cessation cut CHD risk?

    EVIDENCE-BASED ANSWER: Significantly. Patients with coronary heart disease (CHD) who refrain from smoking over a 2-year follow-up period decrease...

  • Clinical Inquiries

    What is the best workup for hypocalcemia?

    EVIDENCE-BASED ANSWER: Unexplained hypocalcemia can usually be diagnosed by a limited number of serum tests when the cause isn’t obvious from the...


Photo Rounds

  • Photo Rounds

    Tumor with central crusting

    In just 6 weeks, a small, hard papule on the left cheek had become a prominent 2.1×1.8 cm well-circumscribed tumor.

Practice Alert


Applied Evidence

Original Research