April 19, 2017
April 8, 2017
Farrin Manian, MD, discusses a retrospective study looking at patients presenting with a fall who also had a co-existing systemic infection. Obstacles and poor eyesight get blamed.
March 8, 2017
The following originally appeared at ZDoggMD.com.
February 28, 2017
The following was pulled from PW partner ZDoggMD at http://zdoggmd.com/vegetables. “What public health really needs is a 90’s-style gangsta rap about…vegetables. At least, that was the premise driving this collaboration with
January 3, 2017
The path to better medicine is paved with accidental yet revolutionary discoveries. In this well-told tale of how science happens, neuroscientist Rebecca Brachman shares news of a
October 14, 2016
If two different medications are taken for two different reasons, many doctors may not fully understand what happens when they’re combined, because drug interactions are incredibly hard
September 26, 2016
Every doctor makes mistakes. But medicine’s culture of denial (and shame) keeps doctors from ever talking about those mistakes, or using them to learn and improve. Telling
March 29, 2016
Carlos del Rio, MD, argues that we currently know what’s needed to end the HIV/AIDS pandemic. Not only do we know, but we also have the tools.
Richard Beigi, MD, remarks on what a new recent case report may add to the link between Zika virus and birth defects, and how protect pregnant women.
F. Perry Wilson, MD, MSCE, examines the association between use of long-acting reversible contraceptives and lower condom usage among teenage girls. Unwanted pregnancies prevented but not STDs.
Lee A. Norman, MD, MHS, MBA, discusses the possible Ebola survivor syndrome, the questions it raises about the virus’s persistence, and the implications of a post-Ebola syndrome.