Tracheostomy is one of the oldest described and most frequently performed surgical procedures, and is among the most commonly conducted procedures in critically ill patients.
Kids with poor dental care have a fighting chance when PNPs step up and show the way.
A 34-year-old white female was admitted to the hospital for evaluation and treatment of severe abdominal pain.
Learn to discriminate between people with suspected heart failure who should be referred straight for echocardiography and those who need a natriuretic peptide test.
Does obesity itself adversely effect the cardiac autonomic nervous response to stimuli?
Does missing school really affect academic performance?
How "MUCH" masked uncontrolled hypertension occurs in patients who are treated for hypertension?
Does biventricular pacing remodel the hearts of those with mild heart failure?
Ki-67 protein, a cellular marker for proliferation, has been found to be prognostic in several cancers, and is associated with HPV infection. Is it useful as a prognostic indicator in penile SCC?
Most Ethiopian health facilities do not have the necessary reagents and supplies to adequately diagnose malaria through malaria microscopy.
GW433908 (908, fosamprenavir) is an HIV protease inhibitor (PI) currently in late-stage clinical development for the treatment of HIV infection in adults and children.
A counterpoint to Dr. Pugno's suggested reforms in medical education for the primary care physician, offered by Dr. Marguerite Duane.
The GALS technique is a screening tool for assessing musculoskeletal conditions. How do junior doctors feel about their examination skills and the practicality of this technique?
Could a recent cat-bite have been the precipitating cause of this patient's splenic rupture?
How long should smokers continue nicotine replacement therapy for the highest likelihood of successfully quitting?
What are the main determinants of an adverse outcome for acute heart failure?
Recent technological advances in flow cytometry (FC) have enabled the rapid immunophenotyping of hematopoietic neoplasms, thereby revolutionizing the field of hematopathology.
Learn more on the human microbiome -- and the important role it plays in the biological processes associated with health and diseases.
Learn more about the long-term risk of thromboembolism and serious bleeding associated with oral anticoagulation therapy beyond 3 months after RFA of atrial fibrillation.
What are the outcomes of major bleeding events in patients treated with oral factor Xa inhibitors?