Primary Care Medical Abstracts
Abstract: Reconciling the Effects of Screening on Prostate Cancer Mortality in the ERSPC and PLCO Trials
In 2012 the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommended against routine prostate cancer screening because its lack of effect on long-term...
In this "3 in 3" video, David J. Copenhaver, MD, MPH, provides 3 practical tips for primary care physicians caring for cancer survivors who are...
► Erythematous, friable nipple with loss of protrusion
► History of breastfeeding
► Red and white intraoral lesion
► History of liver cirrhosis
► History of smoking and alcohol misuse
Here’s how to recognize radiation-related adverse effects so that you can expedite care and help preserve your patient’s quality of life.
A recent study from Denmark finds that one-third of breast cancers identified by mammography are over-diagnosed. This brief review of the findings...
Familiarizing yourself with the survivorship care plan can help ensure that survivors receive proper follow-up care. Collaboration among providers...
While both of these patients had eosinophilia, their diagnoses ended up being quite different. What is the best approach to the diagnosis and...