Jun 2010
Vol. 59
No. 6

Applied Evidence

  • Applied Evidence

    Avoiding drug interactions: Here’s help

    You can’t count on an electronic prescribing system to catch all potential drug-drug interactions. These at-a-glance tables will help you minimize...

Clinical Inquiries

  • Clinical Inquiries

    Does chocolate have cardiovascular benefits?

    EVIDENCE-BASED ANSWER: YES, EATING CHOCOLATE REDUCES BLOOD PRESSURE in the short term (strength of recommendation [SOR]: B, a meta-analysis and...

  • Clinical Inquiries

    Does spinal manipulation relieve back pain?

    EVIDENCE-BASED ANSWER: YES, spinal manipulation therapy (SMT) reduces lower back pain and improves the ability to perform everyday activities more...

  • Clinical Inquiries

    How should you treat a child with flat feet?

    EVIDENCE-BASED ANSWER: THAT DEPENDS on whether the pes planus (flatfoot) is flexible or rigid. Flexible flatfoot (FFF)—an arch that is flat only...

Photo Rounds

  • Photo Rounds

    A mediastinal mass

    The patient’s CT scan, combined with the fact that the mass had developed over several years and was asymptomatic, made the diagnosis clear.

CME Supplements