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Register Now for Free Live Web Event on Epidemics Featuring Bill Gates

• March 20th, 2018

Zika. Ebola. H1N1. SARS. Malaria. Cholera. In recent years, we have seen global outbreaks of these and other infectious diseases. Today, every epidemic has the potential of becoming a pandemic with catastrophic implications for global health. Professionals in medicine and public health must make containing the next epidemic an urgent priority. EPIDEMICS GOING VIRAL: INNOVATION VS. NATURE… Read More…

Take the Case Challenge: A Newborn with Thrombocytopenia, Cataracts, and Hepatosplenomegaly

• January 26th, 2018

A newborn boy was transferred to the neonatal intensive care unit (ICU) because of thrombocytopenia and abnormal results on an eye examination for red reflex and on a hearing screening. What is the most likely diagnosis? Read the case description. Then vote and comment about what the diagnosis may be and what diagnostic tests will prove useful…. Read More…

New Interactive Medical Case: “In the Balance”

• January 19th, 2018

A 71-year-old man presented to the emergency department with a 3-day history of changes in mental status. His partner noted that the patient had become more irritable than usual and was behaving as if other people were in the room with him when no one else was present. The patient had also had several episodes… Read More…

New Clinical Decisions article: Management of Sentinel-Node Metastasis in Melanoma

• January 16th, 2018

In a new Clinical Decisions article, Ms. Evans, 52-year-old woman, awaits an assessment of her recent diagnosis of melanoma. She had initially presented to her primary care physician 6 weeks earlier with an irregular lesion on her right arm. After a punch biopsy, a superficial spreading melanoma was diagnosed. She was referred to a surgical… Read More…