Latest Updates in Multispecialty

  • Quiz: Hyperkalemia Do you know what to watch for and best practices for identifying and managing hyperkalemia? Find out with this short quiz.
  • Quiz: PAH How familiar are you with pulmonary arterial hypertension? Test your knowledge with this quick quiz.
  • Case: Dyspnea and Chest Pain? A 53-year-old woman with a history of hypertension, hyperlipidemia, active tobacco use, and obesity presents to the ED with a 1-week history of chest pain and dyspnea. Can you make the diagnosis?
  • Trending: Vitamin D Recent findings have examined vitamin D’s links to diabetes, obesity, breast cancer, and COVID. Interest in those studies resulted in vitamin D becoming this week’s top trending clinical topic.
  • Alzheimer Disease The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the first in vitro diagnostic test for early detection of Alzheimer disease
 

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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