April 2017 Issue of Clinical Advisor
Patients with chronic pain who are hospitalized have a higher risk of morbidity and mortality, longer lengths of stay, and more frequent readmissions than patients ...
Radiofrequency treatment is an effective option for treating refractory chronic knee, hip, and shoulder joint pain.
The recently released CDC guidelines on opioid prescribing remain a topic of debate.
The American Academy of Sleep Medicine recommends that the new pharmacologic guidelines be used in conjunction with other AASM guidelines for insomnia.
The American College of Gastroenterology has released recommendations of preferred approaches for diagnosing and evaluating patients with abnormal liver test results.
The position statement by the ADA incorporates updates in treatment and screening for patients with diabetic retinopathy.
ACOG recommends that carrier screening should be provided to all women who are pregnant but ideally should be provided to women as they are considering ...
The USPSTF concludes that evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of performing screening pelvic examinations in asymptomatic women for the ...
A low-carbohydrate lifestyle is an effective treatment option to prevent chronic diseases.
There is evidence that HIV might have spread from its origins in the US to the rest of the world.
Patients who are taking opioids can manage their tolerance by taking magnesium 500mg.
The condition has one fundamental pathophysiology but multiple distinct clinical presentations, including venous and neurogenic.
A study of one tracking system's effect finds improvement in the management of diabetes.
A woman who is in generally good health presents with a visibly enlarged abdomen with left-sided dominance and increased pelvic pressure that had worsened.
A clinician's failure to follow up on a patient's mole results in a delayed diagnosis of cancer.