Catch up on the latest COVID-19 news with our latest roundup. Included is a new pill treatment for SARS-CoV-2 infection, recommendations for vaccination during pregnancy, booster dose safety, and predictive symptoms of community outbreak.
A 41-year-old man presented to the emergency department with weight loss, abdominal pain, nausea, and vomiting over a 6 month period.
It has long been debated which diet is "the best" for weight loss. In your experience, which diet reduces weight and improves overall health the best?
Lisa Brenner PhD, explains how 2 novel assessment tools can quickly and accurately diagnose PTSD, allow for more productive patient-clinician time, and may be used in the future to diagnose other mental health disorders.
A 62-year-old man with metastatic prostate cancer, congestive heart failure, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease presented to an outside emergency department with right-sided chest pain and dyspnea.
A 7-year-old boy with a history of eczema presented with painful peeling of his fingernails of several days’ duration. He denied any trauma or other inciting injury to his fingernails. His mother had a history of a nail fungus that reportedly had been difficult to treat.
A 67-year-old woman is seen in the office a week after a long hospital admission for a variety of diabetes-related complications. She has had diabetes for 30 years, and her management has progressed from dietary changes to a variety of oral antidiabetes agents to, in recent years, injected insulin regimens.
Children are defined by the American Medical Association as "persons aged 1 to 12 years." How many vaccinations are recommended for the average child in the United States?
Ophthalmologist Sonal Tuli, MD, discusses the FDA’s recent approval of teprotumumab for thyroid eye disease and what this new drug adds to the treatment landscape for this condition.
A 47-year-old woman with a history of systemic lupus erythematosus presented for neurologic evaluation due to diplopia and ptosis that she had noted upon awakening 2 days earlier.