FrostbiteGuidelines on the prevention and treatment of frostbite were released in July 2019 by the Wilderness Medical Society.
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Gout and PseudogoutA study found that anakinra (Kineret) is an effective and safe treatment for acute gout and pseudogout in hospitalized patients, particularly those with comorbidities that limit treatment choices.
Case: Severe Premenstrual Pain?A 38-year-old woman presents with a 2-year history of an abdominal wall mass that has recently enlarged, with associated soreness and pain, and a 3-year history of menstrual issues. What’s the diagnosis?
Recent Drug Updates
pexidartinib (Turalio)FDA approves first-in-class CSF1R inhibitor and first drug for tenosynovial giant cell tumor
11 Opiate-Related Emergencies: When Highs May Become FatalThe opiate epidemic contributes not only to mortality but also to a variety of organ system complications. Emergency personnel and other healthcare clinicians must be ready to diagnose and treat the many conditions that can be precipitated by opiate abuse, especially IVDA/IDU. Learn more about 11 opiate-related emergencies.
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