Practical Guidance, Clinical Photo Archive and Headlines for Primary Care Clinicians
Poor sleep quality is strongly associated with mood disturbance and lower quality of life in persons who are extremely obese, a studysays.
Move over, islet-cell loyalists. A brain-centered theory of diabetes pathogenesis has returned and is looking for cooperation.
A new retrospective analysis looks at the incidence of infection with common scourge Clostridium difficile in the specific context of HIV infection.
Helios is 80 years old and was given a diagnosis of HIV infection in 1994. He's still taking the same combination of work-horse antiretrovirals he started with. I wanted to talk about changes. Helios didn't.
The symptoms of a nervous system disorder often resemble those of other medical conditions or problems. Test your understanding and diagnostic skills here.
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.