Clinical Features

Stat consult: Zika virus

Between 75% and 80% of Zika virus infections are asymptomatic.

Collaborative practice agreements

Duty of care owed to a nurse practitioner's patient by a collaborative practice partner comes into question.

A Kennedy Terminal Ulcer

Kennedy Terminal Ulcers (KTUs) were first described over 30 years ago and were associated with the dying process.

Odorous stools after gastric bypass surgery

A patient comes to her yearly nutrition check-up 11 years after undergoing gastric bypass surgery with reports of loose stools with significant odor several times per day.

Osteoarthritis: conservative treatment options

Osteoarthritis is one of the most common problems encountered in primary care, and conservative treatment can improve patients' quality of life.

Chromotherapy as treatment for medical conditions

Chromotherapy focuses on rebalancing patients' chakras.

Medical nutrition 
therapy in diabetes

Developing personalized nutrition goals with a registered dietitian
can be effective in managing non-insulin-dependent diabetes.

Gorlin basal cell nevus syndrome

Learn about nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome, including how to diagnose and manage this genetic condition.


The Waiting Room What in the world is Vasalgel?

What in the world is Vasalgel?

A form of male birth control called Vasalgel, which works by injecting a polymer gel into the vas deferens, is being developed in the United States.

The Waiting Room The bravery of people with dementia

The bravery of people with dementia

Facing dementia with strength and courage can inspire and comfort patients' families.

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