Early diagnosis and aggressive treatment are essential to mitigate the cascading events that lead to irreversible joint erosion in rheumatoid arthritis.
Dermatology Information Center
Authors review the indications and contraindications, as well as the risks and benefits, of hyperbaric oxygen therapy in chronic wound management.
Endocrinology Information Center, Gastroenterology Information Center
Chronic pancreatitis stems from a variety of pathogenic entities that result in chronic inflammation, fibrosis, and irreversible damage to the pancreas.
ACOG's current recommendations regarding Pap smear testing for cervical cancer may be the best evidence-based practice for patients.
Infectious Diseases Information Center
The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices encourages all Americans to receive the flu vaccine between September and October.
Mood Disorder Information Center
Depression and obesity are commonly seen together, with obesity increasing the risk for depression and depression making weight loss harder.
Consumers becoming more involved in do-it-yourself genetic testing need primary-care clinicians to put the results into context for them.
Endocrinology Information Center
The authors explore the etiology and clinical presentation of primary and secondary aldosteronism as well as medical and surgical treatment options.
Assessment of functional impairments in an aging population is one of the most daunting challenges facing primary-care clinicians.
You will want your patients to consult a specialist to slow progression of this debilitating disease. Here's what you should know before you refer.