Quiz: Aspirin UseAre you familiar with key recommendations for aspirin use, as well as important aspects related to abuse and toxicity? Test yourself on this frequently used medication with a quick quiz.
Granular ParakeratosisThe vitamin D-3 analog maxacalcitol has been used effectively for the treatment of granular parakeratosis.
Trending: MetforminConcern about possible contamination with a carcinogen made metformin a recent top trending clinical topic.
Ebola Virus InfectionEbola Zaire vaccine has been approved in the United States and Europe. It has shown an efficacy of 97.5% in preventing infection among 90,000 individuals in an active Ebola virus outbreak.
When Jack Frost Bites: Hypothermia and Localized Cold InjuryHypothermia has dramatic effects on many physiologic processes and organ systems (eg, cardiovascular and neurologic). Exposure to low temperatures can also cause localized cold injuries. How can you best bring your patient in from the cold?
Deadly Skin CancersAlthough many skin cancers are highly curable if detected early and appropriately treated, certain types are particularly aggressive and have a propensity for invasion and metastasis.
Aortic Dissection: A Double-Barreled ThreatClinical manifestations of aortic dissection are often missed on initial evaluation. Is there a “can't miss” combination of signs and symptoms to correctly identify these dangerous tears?
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