Latest Updates in Multispecialty

  • Zika Virus The FDA withdrew its July 2018 recommendation for testing of donated blood for Zika virus. Blood facilities that discontinue testing are required to report this change.
  • Case: Dysphonia & Paresis? A 53-year-old woman who works from home on her family's social media business initially presents with abdominal pain. Her condition progresses to include dysphonia and paresis. What's the diagnosis?
  • Quiz: Movement Disorders Are you familiar with vital clinical, diagnostic, and treatment information regarding key movement disorders? Refresh and test your knowledge with this short quiz.
  • Nail Psoriasis It has been suggested that the Physician's Global Assessment of Fingernail Psoriasis is a valid, rapid, and reliable clinician-rated severity scale and can be used in research and clinical practice.
  • Trending: Semaglutide Information about a drug that may dramatically change the medical treatment of obesity resulted in this recent top trending clinical topic.

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Advisory Board

  • David Chelmow, MD, Leo J Dunn Professor and Chair, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
  • John Geibel, MD, DSc, MA, Vice Chair and Professor, Department of Surgery, Section of Gastrointestinal Medicine, and Department of Cellular and Molecular Physiology, Yale University School of Medicine; Director, Surgical Research, Department of Surgery, Yale-New Haven Hospital
  • Lars J Grimm, MD, MHS, Clinical Associate, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Duke University Medical Center
  • Jules E Harris, MD, Clinical Professor of Medicine, Section of Hematology/Oncology, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Arizona Cancer Center
  • David J Maron, MD, FACC, FAHA, Clinical Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular), Director, Preventive Cardiology, ISCHEMIA Trial Co-Chair/PI, Stanford University School of Medicine
  • Arlen D Meyers, MD, MBA, Professor of Otolaryngology, Dentistry, and Engineering, University of Colorado School of Medicine
  • Thomas M Wheeler, MD, Chairman, Department of Pathology and Immunology, WL Moody, Jr, Professor of Pathology, Professor of Urology, Baylor College of Medicine