Acute Respiratory Distress SyndromeSurvivors of ARDS often develop PTSD, prolonged myopathy limiting activities of daily living, and increased long-term mortality after apparent recovery.
Pituitary MacroadenomasNew guidelines published by the European Society of Endocrinology address the management of aggressive pituitary tumors and carcinomas.
Quiz: NeutropeniaNeutropenia is a low level of neutrophils often associated with significant conditions. Test yourself on presentation, workup, and treatment for neutropenia-related conditions with this quick quiz.
evolocumab (Repatha)First PCSK9 Inhibitor approved to prevent MI, stroke, and coronary revascularization in adults with established CVD
trastuzumab-dkst (Ogivri)FDA approves first biosimilar to Herceptin for patients with HER2-overexpressing breast or metastatic stomach cancer
Chronic Alcohol Abuse: Complications and ConsequencesPeople who chronically abuse alcohol are at increased risk for cirrhosis, GI bleeding, pancreatitis, cardiomyopathy, trauma, mental health disorders, and a wide variety of cancers. Learn more about the potentially devastating complications of excessive, long-term alcohol use.
Idiopathic Pulmonary FibrosisIPF is a chronic, progressive fibrosing interstitial pneumonia of unknown cause that primarily occurs in older adults. How do you identify and manage this frequently fatal condition?
Obesity: How to Diagnose and Treat an EpidemicThe adverse consequences of obesity are much more complex than simply being an imbalance between energy intake and energy output. Learn the pathophysiology behind this epidemic and how to diagnose and treat this multifactorial disease.
Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD): Facts and MisconceptionsPopular misconceptions notwithstanding, seasonal affective disorder (SAD) is not a separate disease but a manifestation of the seasonality of affective illness. It is part of a mood cycle that also includes manic symptoms. How can you most effectively manage this cycle?
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