10 Opioid Epidemic Updates
A second opioid Rx doubles the risk of opioid use at 1 year. This short slide show highlights more findings from studies into epidemic opioid misuse and abuse.
5 Top Apps for Primary Care
A quick review of: a great mobile ECG reference; a gout Dx tool; a contraception counseling aid; FPNotebook on mobile; and Klara.
5 Antidotes to Diagnostic Uncertainty
An array of new tools, perspectives, and guidelines to help navigate the gray areas have been reported in recent days.
Afib, Heart Failure, and Exercise
Is exercise safe in HF patients who have AF? Results of the HF-ACTION study are summarized in this short slide show.
8 Baby Steps to Rating Infant Crying
What's normal and what's not when infants cry? Key findings of a new study are summarized in these slides.
Hepatitis C: Pre-treatment Testing and Monitoring At-a-Glance
What are the most important labs to monitor before, during, and after HCV treatment? Essentials in this brief slide show.
Gout Rounds: 5 New Developments
Primary care can do more to help reduce gout morbidity, says a new review—plus 4 more studies on gout treatment and prevention.
A Family with Flaky Skin
Three siblings share a scaly, lizard-like rash. Neither parent has the condition. What do you think this could be?
New OSA Testing Guideline, Summarized
Obstructive sleep apnea ups the risk for many other health issues. Click through a 6-slide summary of updated recommendations.
"Knarley" Knuckles in a 12-year-old Boy
This 12-year-old boy has had asymptomatic swellings over multiple knuckles all his life. How would you explain the condition to him?
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