Expert Interviews

The Brunt of the Long COVID Patient Burden May Fall on Primary Care, says Rehabilitation Medicine Expert
September 15, 2022

NYU Langone Rusk Rehabilitation medical director Steven Flanagan, MD, discusses the "second crisis" of the pandemic and the impact on primary care.

Impressions From Case 2
September 14, 2022

Drs Francesca Beaudoin, Paul Arnstein, and Jeff Gudin discuss clinical impressions about the case of a 27-year-old man with acute pain.

The "Ugly Face" of Long COVID: A Conversation with Steven Flanagan, MD, President-elect, AAPM&R
September 13, 2022

The American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation is a leading voice in the campaign for a national plan to address long COVID.

Persistent Vaccine Skepticism Can Erode Clinician Confidence in their Own Recommendations
August 18, 2022

Vaccine hesitancy and actual refusal can wear on clinicians over time; family physician Gretchen LaSalle, MD, offers potential antidotes to the frustration.

"Vaccination is More of a Marathon than a Sprint, so Keep Listening”
August 17, 2022

Listening to patient concerns about vaccines and guiding them to factual sources for answers pays off, says family physician Gretchen LaSalle, MD.

Factors to Consider When Treating Acute Pain
August 17, 2022

Pain experts discuss factors to consider when treating a patient with acute pain.

Diagnosis of Acute Pain
August 17, 2022

Benjamin W. Friedman, MD, MS; Francesca Beaudoin, MD, MS, PhD; Paul Arnstein, RN, PhD, FAAN; and Jeff Gudin, MD, provide clinical pearls for the diagnosis of acute pain.

Booster Fatigue, Vaccines are for Kids, and Other Obstacles to Adult Immunization in Primary Care
August 16, 2022

Adult vaccine awareness in the US is historically low and complicated this year by booster fatigue and lots of catch-up, says family physician Gretchen LaSalle, MD.

Vaccine Hesitancy: How COVID-19 Changed the Tone, with Gretchen LaSalle, MD
August 16, 2022

Vaccine hesitancy didn't begin with COVID but family physician Gretchen LaSalle, MD, says the pandemic has changed the tone of the reluctance. She explains in this interview.

Impact of COVID-19 on Acute Pain Management
August 10, 2022

Pain specialists discuss the role of COVID-19 in acute pain and how the pandemic has changed the treatment landscape of acute pain.