Doctors should start a dialogue about advance directives upon a patient's first visit to help them make decisions regarding their health care.
I have my patients bring all of their pumps to me and will write on the plastic canister with a Sharpie permanent marker.
Always, always hand the speculum to a woman who has come in for her first pelvic exam, and allow her to check it out.
I requested from our EMR [electronic medical record] provider the ability to add a "sticky note" to our client records.
Primary-care practitioners should change to accommodate patients seeking primary care from emergency departments.
An obese patient with chronic hepatitis C, diabetes, advanced cirrhosis, and fatty pancreas presents with chronic right-to-middle upper-abdomen pain.
Patient with back pain and blood in urine is diagnosed with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease.
A 23-year-old white female had one lesion on her lower abdomen that spread to a rash over her entire trunk.
How can a clinician distinguish chronic pancreatitis from acute pancreatitis in a patient with alcohol-abuse history?
Herpes zoster represents the emergence of latent virus, specifically the varicella virus.
Middle-aged females who smoke are the most common demographic group diagnosed with persistent polyclonal B-cell lymphocytosis.
Over the last two decades, the prescribing of tricyclic antidepressants (TCAs) has decreased due to their unfavorable side-effect profile.
The main difference between adapalene and tretinoin is tolerability.