Oct 2010
Vol. 59
No. 10

Applied Evidence

  • Applied Evidence

    Is the thyroid to blame?

    Your patient says his neck hurts. Could his pain indicate a thyroid problem?

Clinical Inquiries

Photo Rounds

  • Photo Rounds

    Erythematous rash on face

    The patient initially thought the rash was an eczema flare-up and applied a steroid cream. But the rash worsened and spread.

Medical Verdicts

PURLs

  • PURLs

    Add a fibrate to a statin?

    For most patients with diabetes and dyslipidemia, adding a fibrate does not improve cardiovascular outcomes.