In tandem with our 20th anniversary, we at Clinical Advisor recognize the advances that have occurred in clinical practice over the past few decades and share the perspectives of members of our audience.
It is amazing to think of how much medicine has evolved as I've watched.
Close your eyes when auscultating or palpating.
Pam was a 54-year-old woman who had recently been diagnosed with endometrial and ovarian cancer.
A postprandial blood sugar level should be less than 180 mg/dL.
It works by dissolving or loosening the cerumen, allowing it to be more easily removed upon irrigation.
If affected by seasonal allergies after returning from outside during high allergy season, wash your hands.
I will never forget a 3-year-old jumping actively in the office who had no active cough or wheeze but a mother who said that he coughed nightly for more than 3 weeks.
A normally healthy 7-year-old female complained of "not feeling good," and her pediatrician noted that she had a unilateral lymphadenopathy in her right axilla.
Suspecting that this phenomenon might be the source of my nighttime pain, causing significant REM sleep deprivation, I reasoned that a neuromodulator such as a gabapentinoid might be helpful.