Commentary

Air Pollution
Air Pollution
06/12/2022
In this commentary, Michael Bloch, MD, writes about the cardiovascular risk of exposure to ambient air pollution and how clinicians can play a role in mitigating exposure to reduce blood pressure and...
06/12/2022
prevention
prevention
06/10/2022
Rolando L. deGoma, MD, writes about how coronary calcium scores can impact patient care, especially when it comes to preventing heart disease and CVD events.
06/10/2022
Doctor's Stories
Doctor's Stories
05/27/2022
In this commentary, John W. Harrington, MD, writes about the struggles faced by some young adults with autism when finding employment and staying employed, managing work-related stress, and misinterpreting...
05/27/2022
Immunizations
Immunizations
04/29/2022
In this commentary, Michael B. Grosso, MD, writes about the history of vaccine hesitancy, how hesitancy has affected the use of the human papillomavirus vaccine, and what you can do to reduce hesitancy in...
04/29/2022
pediatric nutrition
John Harrington, MD
pediatric nutrition
04/20/2022
A 5-year-old boy presents to your office with painful joints and difficulty walking for the past 2 to 4 days. The patient reported tiredness and joint pain for approximately 1 to 2 months, which...
04/20/2022
Guest Commentary
Guest Commentary
04/18/2022
Having trained in medicine during times when resources were limited and investigative opportunities were scarce, the science of medicine depended on the art of conducting a diligent history and physical...
04/18/2022
Review
Review
04/14/2022
Pulmonary arterial hypertension is a rare disorder in which there is high blood pressure in the arteries that bring blood from the right side of the heart to the lungs, usually with idiopathic origins....
04/14/2022
Pain Medicine
Pain Medicine
04/11/2022
In this commentary, Michael J Bloch, MD, writes about the use of acetaminophen for pain control in patients with hypertension and patients with an increased risk of cardiovascular events, including results...
04/11/2022
Management
Management
03/31/2022
In this article, James Matera, DO, reviews a case presentation about a patient with chronic kidney disease (CKD) and writes about diagnosing, treating, and managing CKD, as well as advancements in...
03/31/2022
Top Papers of the Month
Top Papers of the Month
03/17/2022
In this article, Scott T. Vergano, MD, writes about an addition to the adult vaccination schedule, vitamin K injections in neonates, new onset of tics in children, and the use of inhaled glucocorticoids in...
03/17/2022