Because antibiotic overprescribing is a widespread problem in treating acute sinusitis, clinicians must rethink their treatment protocols when a patient presents with this condition.
Clinicians must be well-versed in distinguishing the exact etiology of avascular necrosis of the hip in order to prevent further injury and recommend the best course of treatment.
A court rules that some social media posts by a nurse practitioner are acceptable as evidence.
Although the cause of Alzheimer disease is not clear, recent advances in research have furthered the understanding of Alzheimer dementia as a continuum.
Deprescribing is necessary in a healthcare environment where patients are managed by multiple providers and take multiple medications.
A patient presents with dark and blurred vision occurring in her left eye that has been present for 24 hours.
Technological advancements, new emergency medicine processes, and the COVID-19 pandemic are influencing best practices in caring for older adults.
Two patients present with similar rashes, one affecting a patient’s shin and the other in the interscapulararea and upper back.
During the 2 hours that the patient had been in the emergency department, she was examined by a physician once, 30 minutes after her arrival.
In the United States, less than one-quarter of women eligible for bone mineral density testing are screened, leaving many women at risk for fractures.