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Teen confidante important after family violence. Jun 1, 2008 584
Dual-source CT: less radiation, more resolution. Apr 1, 2008 628
Nondrug sleep interventions benefit AD patients: 'environmental and behavioral factors very much influence sleep quality' in Alzheimer's disease patients. Mar 15, 2008 1668
Similar drug names a growing cause of errors. Mar 15, 2008 1031
Oral contraceptives give long-term protection against ovarian cancer. Clinical report Mar 1, 2008 629
Chest radiographs may be overused in severe pneumonia. Mar 1, 2008 745
Technique, teens' weight influence needle length. Feb 15, 2008 727
Complete skin exam is key to finding melanoma. Jan 15, 2008 593
Urge exercise for fitness, not only for weight loss. Clinical report Jan 15, 2008 887
FDA gets flak for contrast warning. Jan 1, 2008 1842
Invasive GAS contacts may not need prophylaxis. Jan 1, 2008 673
Nursing homes' use of antipsychotics edges down. Survey Dec 15, 2007 1038
Anti-MRSA program succeeds across institutions: 'a coordinated hand-hygiene program [can] bring significant reductions in MRSA infection rates.'. Dec 1, 2007 743
Early-onset Alzheimer's gets name change. Nov 15, 2007 526
Cardiac troponin I may signal risk of pulmonary embolism. Nov 1, 2007 571
Lifestyle can be powerful tool against dementia. Oct 15, 2007 977
Medicare hospice benefit not suitable for HF patients. Sep 15, 2007 423
Long ED waits tied to extended hospital stays. Sep 15, 2007 337
Circulating tumor cells may be better marker than PSA. Sep 1, 2007 429
Opioid regulations are widely misunderstood. Jul 1, 2007 599
Minor hepatectomy safe during colorectal cancer surgery. Jun 15, 2007 605
New assay helps in the diagnosis of urticaria. Jun 1, 2007 584
Hospice patients are not receiving full benefit of inhaled medications. Jun 1, 2007 520
Undiagnosed anxiety worsens major depression. Jun 1, 2007 423
Low-cost system handles patient phone calls. Jun 1, 2007 390
Reflux threat to upper airway might be missed. May 15, 2007 440
Opioid medication errors common in hospitals: of 644 harmful error reports, 60% were errors in the route of administration. Report May 1, 2007 484
Enzyme accelerates subcutaneous infusion rate. May 1, 2007 1081
New tests on the horizon for detecting latent TB. May 1, 2007 491
NPs can advance palliative nursing home care: nurse practitioners who have received proper training can provide palliative care in nursing homes. May 1, 2007 1348
Do-it-yourself EMR system modernizes a solo practice. May 1, 2007 555
For an electronic 'right-hand man,' think PDA. Apr 15, 2007 453
Palliative medicine practices measured. Mar 15, 2007 788
Certification in palliative medicine will include D.O.s. Mar 15, 2007 498
Proposed asthma guidelines place greater emphasis on Disease Control. Mar 15, 2007 429
Low-dose CT recommended to detect multiple myeloma. Mar 15, 2007 446
Geriatrics pay, workforce linked. Mar 1, 2007 1474
In-house prothrombin monitoring cuts risks. Brief article Mar 1, 2007 305
Medical animations open patients' eyes. Brief article Mar 1, 2007 193
HPV vaccine mandates raise question of timing. Feb 15, 2007 1121
Levonorgestrel IUS excels in multicenter study. Feb 15, 2007 659
Opioid dependence could interfere with spine rehab. Brief article Feb 15, 2007 296
Barium plus food elicits GI symptoms on exam. Feb 15, 2007 597
MRIs done for acute low back pain rarely show new changes. Feb 1, 2007 520
Migraine treatment hampered by poor interviews. Feb 1, 2007 540
Doctor's tablet PC enhances patient encounters. Feb 1, 2007 363
MR contrast tied to skin syndrome. Jan 15, 2007 1206
Renal tumors tamed by use of real-time thermometry. Brief article Jan 15, 2007 305
Total new hip eases spine syndrome pain, aids function. Jan 1, 2007 425
Saving time and money with computerized dictation. Jan 1, 2007 410
'Black bag' internist takes his practice to his patients. Jan 1, 2007 400
Minimally invasive outpatient procedure can restore urinary continence. Dec 15, 2006 401
At 5 years, laparoscopic radical cystectomy has good oncologic outcome. Dec 15, 2006 295
Do it yourself: computerized education in the exam room. Dec 1, 2006 379
Tweaking an EMR system to speed prescription refills. Dec 1, 2006 448
Prostatectomy outcomes favorable after laparoscopic, robotic procedures. Nov 15, 2006 908
Robotic glitch may require a surgery reboot. Brief article Nov 15, 2006 261
Hormone therapy debate continues post WHI: the effects of postmenopausal HT on both heart disease risk and breast cancer risk remain unclear. Nov 1, 2006 1593
N-9 spermicides safe for women at low STI risk. Nov 1, 2006 433
Readers find ways to enhance their practices. Nov 1, 2006 436
Laparoscopic donor nephrectomy offers some advantages for recipient. Oct 15, 2006 499
Standardization urged in valve disease guidelines. Oct 15, 2006 614
Pay issues drive anesthesia debate. Oct 1, 2006 1602
New dementia risk score targets modifiable factors. Brief article Sep 1, 2006 276
Genetics important in Barrett's, esophageal cancer. Sep 1, 2006 552
FDA approves 'new generation' sunscreen Anthelios SX. Aug 15, 2006 440
Diabetic foot reconstruction avoids amputation: if the vascular supply is reliable, an anterolateral thigh perforator flap can be used to rebuild the foot. Jul 15, 2006 743
New total hip arthroplasty technique promising. Jul 1, 2006 572
Nonpharmacologic strategies can be key for OA: conditioning the joint environment involves exercise, physical therapy, weight loss, and patient education. Jun 15, 2006 693
Early conventional polytherapy slows RA course. Jun 1, 2006 636
Don't withhold opioid pain therapy from recovering addicts. Jun 1, 2006 764
Screening reduces cancer deaths in Lynch syndrome. May 15, 2006 374
Colorectal cancer screening is often under radar of Medicare consumers. May 15, 2006 372
Bypass surgery trumps PCI for multivessel disease: a large study has shown that bypass surgery provides a survival advantage in patients with severe occlusion. Apr 1, 2006 897
Coronary bypass worth the risks in some octogenarians. Apr 1, 2006 591
Pulmonary hypertension misdiagnosed in the obese. Clinical report Apr 1, 2006 795
In newly diagnosed, MRI reveals more breast ca. Mar 15, 2006 844
Cognitive speed increases after carotid stenting. Mar 1, 2006 419
Arterial blood gas values cannot rule out PE. Feb 15, 2006 372
Nonsurgical treatment option relieves tennis elbow pain. Feb 15, 2006 706
Ultrasound quells fibroid symptoms. Feb 1, 2006 736
Third TNF-blocker targets psoriatic arthritis. Dec 15, 2005 824
Depression seen in 35% of women with PCOS: women with polycystic ovary syndrome should be routinely screened and treated for depression. Dec 15, 2005 553
Statin reduced testosterone levels in PCOS. Dec 15, 2005 490
TNF-[alpha] blockade may aggravate, trigger multiple sclerosis. Oct 15, 2005 966

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