How Long is that Vaccine Good?
Once a vaccine is drawn up, the clock starts ticking. How long do you actually have? Try these 2 questions, and download a CDC guide at the end.
Vaccine Administration Errors: The Wrong Route
Which vaccines should you repeat when a SQ injection is given IM or vice versa?
A Lump, Two Bumps, and One Odd Pigmentation
Can you identify these 4 lesions seen in a primary care setting? Should biopsy be performed on any? All? Test your visual diagnostic skills.
Cancer Survival Takes a Hit with Alternative Medicine
Experts caution that younger, more affluent cancer patients are being "sold snake oil" by purveyors of alternative medicine.
Quadracel Approved: Take the PI Test
Find out what you know about on- and off-label use of the newest DTaP/IPV combination vaccine based on this short scenario.
When to Say No to MMR Vaccination
Even when a parent begs, you may still have to say “no” to MMR. Which of these 4 children should not receive the vaccination?
NSAIDs for Chronic Low Back Pain: True or False?
More effective vs placebo? Less effective than opioids? Equally as potent as APAP? What’s true and what false about NSAIDs?
Weakness, DOE, and WBC > 100K: What's Your Diagnosis?
A 75-yo man presents with worsening asthenia and exertional dyspnea x2 weeks. Based on labs and CXR, what is your next step?
Medicare Ups Provider Incentive for Prediabetes Intervention
Providers may now be paid up to $785 (increased from $450) for each patient who loses 5% of their body weight.
Could AF Ablation have a "Placebo" Effect?
A small study raises big questions about patients' perceptions of AF symptoms after pulmonary vein ablation. What do you think?
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