A previously healthy 6-year-old boy presented with his parents to an emergency department with a dog bite to the genitals. The boy and his family were playing with their dog when the dog turned and nipped the boy’s scrotum.
A 49-year-old health care worker who emigrated from India 20 years ago presented to the optometry clinic for a routine eye evaluation. His corrected visual acuity was 20/20.
The researchers assessed the association between heart failure status at presentation for ACS and future ischemic events, rehospitalization for heart failure, and death 1 year after discharge from the hospital.
Test your knowledge of the condition by taking this short quiz based on facts from the National Psoriasis Foundation.
A 78-year-old man presented to our outpatient family medicine clinic with a 3-day history of subjective fever in the absence of additional symptoms.
Asthma occurs in approximately what percentage of patients with chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps?
Your patient is a 54-year-old man who is concerned about his risk of developing colorectal cancer. Although he generally tries to avoid eating too much red meat, he does include several pieces of bacon with every breakfast.
A 4-year-old boy with a history of chronic kidney disease presented with a 4-hour history of sudden onset of pain in his right lower quadrant, which was associated with anorexia and fatigue.
To test whether low stroke-volume reserve during exercise would accompany greater impairment in dynamic starling mechanism gain in patients with HFpEF, researchers studied 11 such patients at rest and during 20 Watts of upright cycling.
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