Jun 2011
Vol. 60
No. 6

Photo Rounds

  • Photo Rounds

    Unexpected skin necrosis of the thighs

    The patient was initially told she had cellulitis and sent home with a combination antibiotic. Three weeks later, she returned with necrotic...

Clinical Inquiries

Original Research

  • Original Research

    You wrote the prescription, but will it get filled?

    Nearly 16% of antihypertensive prescriptions in this study went unfilled. Managed care denials played a big part, but a third of the time patients...

Applied Evidence

PURLs

  • PURLs

    PSA testing: When it’s useful, when it’s not

    Routine PSA testing leads to more diagnoses of prostate cancer, but does not save lives. At least one group of men, however, may reap a small...