November 2007 10 11 Issue of Clinical Advisor
Drug Updates from MPR
Indication: HIV-1 infection in treatment-experienced adults infected with only CCR5-tropic HIV-1 detectable, who have evidence of viral replication and HIV-1 strains resistant to multiple antiretrovirals.
How many serial stool guaiac tests would a patient have to have to obtain results equivalent to screening colonoscopy for colorectal cancer?
What are the dietary recommendations and alternatives for omega-3 fatty acids, antioxidants, and coenzymes?
Before prescribing empiric therapy, make sure you know the organisms most likely to be involved and the resistance patterns in your area.
Urinalysis reveals the presence of calcium oxalate crystals and/or protein.
Every injury presents the possibility that it was inflicted. Primary-care clinicians are the front line of defense for these most vulnerable patients.
Parents are usually alarmed, but most of the time, you'll be able to send the child home. Here are the steps needed to nail down ...