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Deaths and nonfatal cardiac arrest are not rare among triathletes, particularly during the swim portion of the event, according to an Annals of Internal Medicine study.
What is the diagnosis? A two-part case challenge. Submit your responses.
Dr. Paul Sax sings the praises of a new shingles vaccine that should get FDA approval soon.
Patients are increasingly requesting commercially available genetic testing. What is the level of evidence supporting such requests?
Assessing risk factors for dementia starts in early life, and caring for patients with dementia requires a timely diagnosis and a multidisciplinary approach.
A meta-analysis casts doubt on this enduring belief.
Awareness is low, and stigma is high.
Creating an inclusive, nonjudgmental healthcare environment can improve patient-centered care for lesbian women.
Patient Info: Take charge of your health by getting the information you need and finding a clinician who will help.
Many factors influence refugees' health status and ability to access and engage in U.S. medical systems.
Obstetrician-gynecologists play key roles, but should consider referral to a genetic specialist as necessary.
In this patient safety bundle, timely standardized management of severe hypertension is recommended to promote maternal safety.
Recommendation: Subdermal implants and intrauterine contraception should be routinely offered to teens.
ACOG takes into account personal values about benefits and risks of screening..
HIV-discordant couples — in which only one partner is HIV-infected — have several options for attempting to conceive while minimizing the uninfected partner's risk.
Curbside consults can improve patient care but are not risk free. In Practice blogger Alexandra Godfrey discusses the risks and benefits.
USPSTF continues to recommend that women be screened for hypertensive disorders of pregnancy.
International consensus suggests that, with expert imaging, rates of surgery for asymptomatic benign adnexal masses can be lowered.