How to Workup Jaundice in Adults
- Apr 07, 2018
It was my second rotation of the clinical year of PA school.I was excited to say the least.My preceptor was phenomenal and allowed me to be involved...
Plantar Fasciitis: A Clinical Review
- Apr 05, 2018
Plantar fasciitis is an inflammation and degenerative change of the plantar fascia, which is the deep tissue located on the plantar region of the...
- Mar 31, 2018
A few months back we had a patient in our clinic that would come into the office every few weeks with symptoms of a UTI.The patient had the classic...
- Mar 25, 2018
When someone says, “I coughed up blood,” it is always something that perks up my ears a bit.This symptom often brings on a host of additional...
Diagnosing and Treating Hypertension in Primary Care
- Mar 25, 2018
Hypertension is one of the most common reasons for office visits to primary care and urgent care clinics every day in the United States. It is...
Managing Your Patients with Hyperlipidemia
- Mar 21, 2018
Hypercholesterolemia is one of the most commonly encountered diagnoses in outpatient family medicine. It would be impossible to pick a day on my...
Gout: A Clinical Review
- Mar 15, 2018
It was a late fall mid-morning when I got a call back to my office. I had a mid-80-year-old patient, that was getting added onto my schedule acutely,...
- Mar 12, 2018
A cough …antibiotic.Sore throat…antibiotic.A runny nose…antibiotic.Ear pain…antibiotic.We all have seen patients who will have any of these...
Pyloric Stenosis: The Case of the Vomiting Infant
- Mar 06, 2018
Vomiting is a commonly encountered complaint in neonates and infants. Whether the symptom is due to esophageal reflux or acute gastroenteritis, many...
Novel Testing for Concussions (Banyan Brain Trauma Indicator)
- Mar 01, 2018
Concussions are an all too prevalent injury occurring in approximately 2.8 million patients yearly.2These range from athletes in grade school to...