Addiction in the US: The Surgeon General’s Report
The report contains a vast amount of information but overlooks some important issues.
Actinic Keratosis and Squamous Cell Carcinoma: Photodamage in Progress
Actinic keratosis and squamous cell carcinoma often are clinically indistinguishable. Get tips on what to look for and how to treat.
Immigration and Vaccination: Do you Know What's Required?
The list of mandatory immunizations for legal immigration status has changed over the years. Are you up-to-date?
COPD Quiz: 8 GOLD Guideline Questions
Take this quick quiz to test your knowledge of the disease and the latest guidance for improving patient care.
When to Give Tdap During Pregnancy
The optimal window for administering the Tdap vaccine during pregnancy is later rather than earlier in the third trimester. How much later?
Study: Heavier Patients Get Less Hospice Care
Implicit bias among health care providers against obese persons may persist through the final stages of care.
E-cigarettes: Where there's No Smoke, there's Still Fire
Several clinical studies have added some clarity to the potential risks. Scroll through the slides for recent findings.
When Atrial Fibrillation and Diabetes Coexist, How Best to Prevent Stroke?
In these complicated patients, should warfarin or a novel oral anticoagulant be chosen for stroke prevention?
Atrial Fibrillation During Pregnancy: Special Population Review
Is aspirin safe as antithrombotic therapy in pregnancy? Is electrocardioversion first-line treatment? Get the answers and other reminders, here.
Three Suspicious Lesions on an Elderly Woman's Face
An 82-year-old woman presents for evaluation of an ear lesion--and receives a complete skin exam. Can you identify the 3 other lesions found?
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