Clinical Features

Guideline for managing kidney stones

Guideline from the American Urological Association has been revised to incorporate the management of patients with staghorn renal stones.

Managing concussion in primary care

The incidence of concussion is increasing in children and adults, as is the demand for clinicians who can diagnose and treat both patient groups.

A clinician and patient mistake

It is well-accepted that healthcare practitioners have a duty to their patients, but do patients have a duty as well?

Healthcare issues of the LGBT community

A greater understanding of the healthcare issues specific to the LGBT community may improve the quality of care.

Guidelines for aspergillosis management

New guidelines for the treatment and management of aspergillosis have been published by the Infectious Diseases Society of America.

A rare type of urticaria

A 30-year-old man presents with a 5-year history of an episodic rash. Can you diagnose the condition?

LIVE Coverage of AANP 2016

Don't miss live coverage of the 2016 annual meeting of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP).

Another 
clinician's prescription

A communication failure 
when one clinician refills a prescription written by another has a dire result.

Opinion

The Waiting Room Avoiding hospital care after sustaining an injury

Avoiding hospital care after sustaining an injury

Some patients may be reluctant to seek care after sustaining an injury.

The Waiting Room Implicit biases in the exam room

Implicit biases in the exam room

In the last few years, clinicians have overwhelmingly moved to recognize the implicit biases in their practice of medicine.

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Consultations Zika virus: a primary care response

Zika virus: a primary care response

Healthcare professionals should be educated about the hallmark signs and symptoms of the Zika virus.

Case Files A case of G6PD deficiency

A case of G6PD deficiency

Patients with G6PD should avoid triggers of oxidative stress.

Clinical Pearls A tip for encouraging exercise

A tip for encouraging exercise

Patients should be encouraged to incorporate daily exercise into their treatment regimen.

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