Margie Balfour, MD, PhD, shares the warning signs of mental health crises, including symptoms of depression, that clinicians and loved ones can look out for this upcoming season.
Asthma is a common diagnosis encountered by physicians in all settings, including the primary care office, emergency department, and inpatient units. The GINA 2021 Strategy Report provides updated recommendations for the diagnosis and management of asthma.
To clarify the effect of optimal omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids intake, the researchers identified nearly 3000 persons with CKD who participated in the NHANES surveys from 1999 through 2014 and assessed their intake from responses to a 24‑hour dietary recall questionnaire.
Your patient is a 52-year-old woman who is concerned about her risk of heart disease. When asked about her diet, she tells you that she tries to eat healthy, and has recently switched from regular to diet soda.
In this podcast, Cora Collette Breuner, MD, MPH, speaks about the safety and efficacy of herbs and supplements in children and adolescents, including combinations that should be avoided in certain populations, adverse side effects, and questions clinicians and members of the health care team need to ask patients, parents, and guardians, as part of the health care visit.
The Infectious Diseases Society of America has published treatment guidance on 3 of the most common drug-resistant pathogens: AmpC b-lactamase producing Enterobacterales, Carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii, and Stenotrophomonas maltophilia.
A 4-month-old boy was brought to our craniofacial clinic with arhinia, severe protein-calorie malnutrition, tracheostomy tube, gastrostomy tube, dependence on supplemental oxygen, global developmental delay, hypogonadotropic hypogonadism, high arched palate, micropenis, and patent foramen ovale.
A 60-year-old Hispanic man presented to the hospital with a painful, enlarging left inguinal mass that had persisted for 4 months.
In this “Test Your Knowledge” quiz series, Melissa V. Cabellon, MD, PhD, asks you about the most appropriate screening tools for depression among adolescents.
Once a diagnosis of GHD is made, which of the following treatments should be initiated? Test your knowledge with our latest quiz!