One clinician encourages the use of touch when taking a patient's history.
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.
Doctors must assess for the presence of pulmonary hypertension in patients with lung disease, COPD, or emphysema, among other conditions.
Providers from across the country share clinical wisdom for the treatment of poison ivy, oak, or sumac rashes and abrasions.
While having a celebrity spokesperson can benefit a cause, they may also end up spreading misinformation about a particular cause.
A tampon lodged between the cervix and vagina can be the cause of vaginal discharge and odor.
Pediatrics patients with asthma who have to undergo surgery are at risk for complications.
SGLT2 receptor blockers are only approved for type 2 diabetes.
Circumcision should be recommended for male, uncircumcised children with recurring UTIs.
Grapefruit can safely be consumed with the majority of medications, and patients with concerns should consult with their physicians.
Obese adolescents have an increased risk of slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE).
For patients with severe osteoarthritis, dangling their legs can help with intra-articular injections.
Most pharmacies have a generic, affordable "caine" medication to relieve pain in wound care.
The number of neutrophils and lymphocytes in a blood count can determine if a condition is viral or bacterial.
A young girl with recurrent UTIs was diagnosed with a grade-3 VUR and mild hydronephrosis.