From the common cold to MRSA, you will find a range of helpful tips and information here.
Rheumatic Fever Quiz: 8 Keys to Diagnosis
Take this quick 8-question quiz to test your knowledge of a troubling inflammatory disorder.
Measles Quiz: Can You Spot the Symptoms?
Take this quick quiz to test your knowledge of a deadly disease.
Adult Vaccination Part II. Older Adults
Sore Throat and Widespread Rash in a Young Sailor
A young naval recruit presents with a cluster of symptoms that may sound familiar. Get more clues and a close look at the rash, here.
Politics Govern Treatment and More Medical News
Do doctors’ politics affect treatment decisions on, for example, drug use, firearms, and sexual behavior? Do yours?
A Very Sick 3-Year-Old: Fever, Cough, Congestion & Rash
Onset of illness was acute; fever is high and rash is widespread. Exam is performed in isolation. Your Dx?
Acral Anomaly in a Young Boy
Three-year-old boy has rash x7 days on arms and legs plus low-grade fever x10-14 days. Is the eruption anomaly or simply ordinary?
Hep C Spread in North America: When and How did it Start?
Timing of the rise of hep C in North America is a puzzle. In this Medical News Minute, Dr Bobby Lazzara toplines results of a new study that offer clarity.
A 4-year-old Boy with Severe, Painful Rash
Watch this live video exam and hear details from the boy's mother about the acute, widespread eruption. What's your diagnosis?
A Middle-Aged Woman With Severe Flank Pain
Accompanying vomiting and fever raised suspicion for appendicitis and a CT scan of the abdomen and pelvis was ordered. Watch the ED video, review the history, and make your diagnosis.
How Doctors Can Win the Vaccine Debate With Patients
Parental fears and misinformation about vaccines can be overcome, says this expert. Here are some suggestions.
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