Practical Guidance, Clinical Photo Archive and Headlines for Primary Care Clinicians
The use of vitamin D decreases pain in women who have type 2 diabetes mellitus and depression, according to a recent study, and more research is in the works.
Warning: The maximum daily dose of a single dispersible medication may itself contain more sodium than is recommended from all sources in a day.
A new study provides more evidence of important bidirectional relationships between AF and other cardiovascular comorbidities.
Risk factor control is essential to reduce the symptom burden and severity of atrial fibrillation. A new study finds that weight loss is a highly effective tool in an overall mitigation strategy.
A new study finds a lower incidence of AF in non-White races even though these groups have a higher risk of comorbidites that predispose to AF.
A vaccine that is used to prevent TB may help prevent MS in persons who show the beginning signs of the disease, according to a new study.
Nuts have long been associated with health benefits including protection against coronary disease. Now, it seems, nuts might also help postpone death.
In its classic form, ALS affects motor neurons at 2 or more levels supplying multiple regions of the body.
Mental illness is a risk factor for HIV infection. It brings a number of behavioral correlates that put patients at risk for getting infected. As HIV infection worsens, it begins to affect the brain, and cyclical relationship between the disease and mental illness begins.
Here, HIV/AIDS specialist, Dr. Susan Ball, answers 6 questions about HIV infection that primary care clinicians commonly ask.
When is it time to refer your patient with low back pain to a specialist for possible spine surgery? How long should you give conservative measures a try? What symptoms signal the need for urgent care? In this video, Raymond Haroun, MD addresses these and other pressing questions.