Pearl of the Month

Pearl of the Month

Sudden hearing loss

Know the diagnostic and treatment steps to take quickly in cases of sudden sensorineural hearing loss.

Pearl of the Month

Beware the COPD exacerbation

If a COPD patient has all the classic symptoms of an exacerbation, are there still other diagnoses to consider?

Pearl of the Month

Fever and bilateral ankle pain

When a patient presents with acute-onset fever and bilateral ankle pain and swelling, which diagnosis should come to mind?

Pearl of the Month

Nocturia and sleep apnea

Frequent nocturia may require a search beyond the usual diagnostic suspects.