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Higher postoperative pain score, worse quality of life for post-op pain management with opioids.
Correlation between PPI and hip fracture persisted for subgroups with low, medium, high PPI use.
All determinants also associated with bone mineral density, which showed causal effect on fracture.
Unknown knowns are ideas that we're aware of on some level but, for whatever reason, choose not to admit to ourselves.
It is essential for healthcare professionals to collaborate with other experts from all specialty areas.
The more I work, the more I realize how much of medicine is treating both a person's mind and body.
An elderly man presents to the emergency department with elbow and biceps pain after falling on the stairs.
A 64-year-old woman presents to an urgent care clinic with 24 hours of left foot pain. She states that she tweaked it while jogging. The pain is localized to the lateral portion of her foot.
Learn what factors distort the waves used in scanning procedures when metal is present.
Why are individuals with diabetes especially prone to developing frozen shoulder?
What is a good screening test for evaluation of closed head injury?
Could a patient's anterior thigh pain signify osteosarcoma?
Ruling out pes planus can help avoid unnecessary prescriptions and referrals.
A 16-year-old girl presents with leg pain that has persisted for 2 months. The pain is aggravated during her dance ...
An 82-year-old female patient presents with a nondisplaced femoral neck fracture 2 months after undergoing hip fracture repair.