Quiz: Syncopal EventsSyncope is a common reason for patients to seek care and occurs in 15-39% of the general population. Do you know key aspects and recommendations for diagnosis and treatment? Take this short quiz.
Actinic KeratosisAs a precautionary measure owing to skin cancer risk, the European Medicines Agency suspended the marketing authorization for ingenol mebutate (Picato) and recommended patients stop using the medication.
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ContraceptionSpermicides have been shown to disrupt the vaginal epithelium and may thereby increase the risk of sexually transmitted infection. Newer contraceptive options are the Caya diaphragm and FC2 female condom.
fidaxomicin (Dificid)Indication for C difficile-associated diarrhea expanded to include children and adolescents
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): A New Pandemic?The emergence of a novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2 [2019-nCoV]) during a December 2019 outbreak of respiratory illnesses in Wuhan, China, has become a global public health emergency. Ongoing prevention, monitoring, and public health.
Pediatric Brain Tumors: Imaging MattersPrimary brain tumors are the second most common group of malignancies affecting children (after leukemia) and are a leading cause of mortality. Learn more about diagnosing these potentially deadly disorders.
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