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FDA Approves Drug for Basal Cell Carcinoma
Sonidegib becomes second hedgehog inhibitor for locally advanced disease.
6 Fascinating Tidbits: July Primary Care Roundup
We found 6 stories we think you'll want to know about. . .
Putting Humanity and the Humanities Back Into Medicine
We need doctors who understand life and people, not just lab test readouts and scientific papers.
A Marijuana Paradox: 3 Questions
Marijuana can be a valuable therapeutic tool for the nausea and vomiting that accompany chemotherapy, but it also can cause hyperemesis.
GLP-1 Agonist Pop Quiz
Take a short break from the clinic and try 2 quick questions about the injectable gut hormone analogs.
Pneumonia Hits Older Adults Hardest
Infections with pneumonia send a substantial number of older adults to the hospital, much more than younger adults. Researchers are calling for new rapid diagnostic tests.
6 (More) Terrible Medical Sentences
Now . . . the follow-up to the sequel you've all been waiting for! We proudly present half a dozen unadulterated pearls of clinical wisdom--fully illustrated--culled from articles submitted by physicians to this web site over the years.
Sunscreen Alert: 6 Ways to Avoid Getting Burned
These slides summarize the latest sun safety dos and don’ts, providing the most sound and sensible patient education recommendations under the sun.
Telemedicine: House Calls for the Millennium
After a virtual visit offering useful medical advice, I have found the patient more likely to follow up. Isn’t that the essence of primary care?
Obese Patients Unlikely to Return to Normal Weight
New study findings are grim, suggesting that fewer than 1% of the obese who work at weight loss will have sustained success.
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