Scott E. Hadland, MD, MPH, MS: Teens, Young Adults With Opioid Addiction Need Greater Access to Medication
Dr Scott E Hadland from Boston Medical Center discusses his latest research, which demonstrated that prescribing medication earlier to youth with opioid use disorder improves retention in care vs behavioral treatment alone.
Dr Fleseriu discusses reproductive assistance options that can be pursued in patients with hypopituitarism who want to become pregnant, how endocrinologists can best navigate prescribing appropriate levels of pituitary hormone replacement therapy among pregnant patients, and more.
Are you familiar with the 8 sections of the COPD Assessment Test? Find out by answering this pop quiz question.
A 56-year-old woman presents to your clinic for a checkup.
For Pediatric CAP, Lung Point-of-Care Ultrasonography May Be a Better Diagnostic Tool Than Chest Radiography
Children in whom WHO’s definition of severe pneumonia was met were enrolled in the study at a teaching hospital in Lusaka, Zambia, and received chest radiography as well as lung point-of-care ultrasonography imaging.
Expert Conversations: Hypertension, Diabetes, and Hyperlipidemia in Patients Taking Antiretroviral Therapy
In this podcast, Niha Idrees, PharmD, and Melissa Badowski, PharmD, MPH, BCIDP, speak about their team's research evaluating the incidence of hypertension, diabetes, and hyperlipidemia in patients on INSTI-based regimens compared with NNRTI-based and PI-based regimens. They also talk about weight gain and obesity in patients living with HIV. They presented on these topics at ID Week 2021.
The US Food and Drug Administration has released new goals for the food industry, in an effort to reduce sodium intake among the general population.
Pediatric growth hormone deficiency is a rare disorder, but do you know which gland causes the disorder?
Growth hormone deficiency (GHD) is a clinical syndrome caused by decreased production of or decreased tissue responsiveness to growth hormone. The most common cause of GHD in adults is pituitary tumors and their associated treatments of surgery or radiotherapy.