Q&A

Statins
Statins
07/02/2022
The medical community is uniquely positioned to help combat the spread of medical misinformation. Now that online groups opposed to proven medical interventions are taking aim at statins, here is what...
07/02/2022
asthma
asthma
06/29/2022
Despite proper demonstration, many patients with asthma fail to maintain correct inhaler technique at home. In this Q&A, Nabeel Farooqui, MD, discusses his recent ad-hoc analysis examining inhalation...
06/29/2022
Treatment
Treatment
06/26/2022
While SGLT-2 inhibitors are often used in patients with type 2 diabetes, this class of medication can also be used to treat patients with heart failure. In this Q&A, Jennifer Clements, PharmD, discusses a...
06/26/2022
HIV
HIV
06/25/2022
Consultant360 spoke with Keith Horvath, PhD, about his study, which indicated that technology-assisted HIV testing interventions could serve as a key strategy in reaching national and global targets for HIV...
06/25/2022
Chronic Kidney Disease
Chronic Kidney Disease
06/21/2022
Dr Matera discusses common concerns and questions patients with chronic kidney disease ask their physicians, as well as the importance of collaboration between nephrologists and primary care physicians in...
06/21/2022
Pediatrics
Pediatrics
06/20/2022
Juan C. Celedón, MD, DrPh, from the University of Pittsburgh, answers our questions about his research on omics in childhood asthma—a topic he has also spoken about at the Celebration of Pediatric...
06/20/2022
Diet
Diet
06/17/2022
Does consuming caffeine in coffee adversely affect individuals with arrhythmia? Eun-Jeong Kim, MD, explains how her latest findings debunk a long-standing myth and how her research can impact the guidance...
06/17/2022
Gender Disparities
Gender Disparities
06/17/2022
Results of a new study show that women experience gender-specific concerns due to their subcutaneous implantable cardioverter-defibrillators. In this Q&A, Willeke van der Stuijt, MD, highlights those...
06/17/2022
Weight Loss
Weight Loss
06/15/2022
Christopher Still, DO, director of Geisinger Obesity Institute, shares common questions he receives from patients about weight loss, as well as the impact of fad diets, unregulated supplements, and online...
06/15/2022
fibromyalgia syndrome
fibromyalgia syndrome
06/14/2022
Kevin Hackshaw, MD, answers our questions about his study that identified a blood test as a potential biomarker for the diagnosis of fibromyalgia and other rheumatic disorders.
06/14/2022