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Your Comments LARC implant dimensions

LARC implant dimensions

In a comment by a reader, Nexplanon implant dimensions are not 4 cm x 2 cm.

Your Comments Cutaneous leishmaniasis: A potential treatment option

Cutaneous leishmaniasis: A potential treatment option

This is a disease that will affect clinicians in the southwest US and eventually the entire country as climate warming progresses.

Your Comments Referral to a psychiatric provider

Referral to a psychiatric provider

This nurse practitioner erred by not referring this patient to a psychiatric provider.

Your Comments An individualized breast cancer screening strategy for women

An individualized breast cancer screening strategy for women

Creating individualized breast cancer screening strategies is the answer to minimize the morbidity and mortality of breast cancer.

Your Comments Immunization in healthcare providers: Comments from our readers

Immunization in healthcare providers: Comments from our readers

Clinicians discuss the benefits of healthcare providers receiving vaccinations in order to prevent the spread of disease in the workplace.

Your Comments Fired for falling asleep on the job: Our readers weigh in

Fired for falling asleep on the job: Our readers weigh in

Two clinicians offer their opinion on June's Legal Advisor about a female nurse fired for falling asleep while on duty in the hospital.

Your Comments Epilepsy and the ketogenic diet

Epilepsy and the ketogenic diet

The ketogenic diet increases the conversion of glutamate into glutamine into GABA, reducing neuronal excitability.

Your Comments Ortho Dx case: Is it a subungual hematoma or melanoma?

Ortho Dx case: Is it a subungual hematoma or melanoma?

Features of hematoma can often be confused with those of melanoma.

Your Comments Making a case for developmental trauma disorder

Making a case for developmental trauma disorder

Epigenetics explains the anatomy and physiology behind the central nervous system changes caused by child abuse.

Your Comments Being frank on frankincense and its role in cancer prevention

Being frank on frankincense and its role in cancer prevention

Just as in nutrition, there are certified aromatherapists who can assist providers in helping their patients use essential oils safely.

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