Erythromycin ointment may be prescribed in place of bacitracin when performing facial laceration repair or sutures.
A patient with a history of a carcionid tumor on their appendix did not return to a physician for follow up.
A clinician expresses concerns about potentially misleading flu vaccination information for pregnant women.
Contaminated water leads to high rates of birth defects, thyroid cancer, and spontaneous abortions.
Clinicians should avoid labeling their patients as noncompliant.
More readers weigh in on the ethical issues surrounding the use of intrauterine devices.
What is the mechanism of action for laser treatment for onychomycosis of the toenails?
For women who are pro-life advocates, copper IUD devices that prevent fertilization may be an acceptable alternative.
Confusion surrounds the current screening recommendations and guidelines.
This patient presented for the evaluation of enlarging brown spots.
Correctly position your patient to ensure a proper Pap smear.
One clinician encourages the use of touch when taking a patient's history.
Medical noncompliance is a huge deterrent to patients achieving their treatment goals.
Clinicians debate the fact or hype present in the CDC's most recently released statistics on influenza death rate.
Vaccinations cannot be equated to antibiotics.
Emergency providers need to make every effort to be responsible prescribers.
Is the real benefit of statins their anti-inflammatory benefits?
Patients who forget to take Metformin SR twice daily can be switched to Metformin XR with once daily dosing.
If a patient is truly bradykinetic, their blink rate will be decreased.
Find a foreskin-friendly urologist before agreeing to a child's circumcision.