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Unusual Facial "Bruise" on a Baby
The "bruise" arose after the 20-month-old bumped his cheek on a piece of furniture 1 month ago. Can you identify the lesion?
Vaccine Failure: Is Your Office a Cause?
You may think you and your staff are on top of this problem. Results of a survey performed during a pertussis outbreak may help you think twice.
Hygiene Hypothesis About Childhood Asthma Supported by Swedish Study
Microorganisms encountered during early-life animal exposure may increase risk for respiratory infections but also decrease risk of asthma via immune modulation.
Asthma Outcomes in Blacks Similar for Anticholinergics vs LABA Added to ICS
Black populations may be disproportionately affected by LABA risks. A new study finds replacement of LABA with tiotropium did not improve outcomes.
Gastrointestinal Involvement of Systemic Amyloidosis
The authors present a case of AL amyloidosis with rare GI involvement and an equally rare presenting symptom.
Puzzling Purpuras: Tale of an Unusual Bruise
Puzzle out the cause of an unusual bruise on the ankle of a young boy in this slide show based on a true story.
Steroid Shots No Long-Term Help in Knee OA
A new study found no major structural effect on the knee joint after 2 years of intra-articular steroid injections.
AMA interview with Dr. Pamela Wible at TEDMED 2015
AMA VP Christine Sinsky, MD, interviews Dr Wible about physician suicide, barriers to mental health care for physicians, and potential solutions.
Middle-aged Man with Acute Swelling Under Jaw
Patient describes extreme pain and submandibular progressive swelling after molar extraction several days earlier. Watch video exam.
6 Top Primary Care Stories of the Month
From around the web, here are snippets from -- and links to -- 6 very recent reports that you may not want to miss.
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