Katharine Claire DeGeorge, Caitlyn Easterling Neltner, Benjamin Thomas Neltner
Unintentional injury accounts for one-third of deaths in children and adolescents each year. Infants and toddlers should ride in a rear-facing car seat until at least 24 months of age. Infants should be positioned on their backs in a crib, on a mattress with only a fitted...
Rebecca Caro, Julia Fast
Weight gain in pregnancy should be guided by preconception body mass index. A well-balanced diet including omega-3-fatty acids should be encouraged, as should a daily prenatal vitamin. Pregnant women should limit caffeine intake to 200 mg per day and avoid artificial...
Night sweats are a nonspecific symptom that patients commonly experience but rarely discuss with their physicians without prompting. Most patients who report persistent night sweats in this setting do not have a serious underlying disorder. Conditions commonly associated with...
Yes: Improved Medicare for All Would Rescue an American Health Care System in Crisis
Richard A. Young
No: Medicare for All Would Cause Chaos and Fail to Control Health Care Costs
How should pelvic inflammatory disease be treated? | Can history findings help rule out serious conditions related to low back pain? | How should opioid use disorder be treated? | Are platelet-rich plasma injections beneficial in the nonoperative treatment of rotator cuff...
Jeffrey C. Leggit
What are the sensitivity and specificity of computed tomography (CT) for the diagnosis of acute appendicitis in nonpregnant adults?
Do different inhaled corticosteroids have different impacts on growth in children with asthma?
Samantha J. Bartling, Erik A. Kumetz, Carrick T. Burns, Shayna C. Rivard
A healthy 69-year-old patient presented with an enlarging, nonpainful, nonpruritic nodule just below his right knee that appeared eight months earlier. Twelve years earlier he sustained trauma at the site from a twig, with resulting local atrophy.
Key Points for Practice
Cynthia Groves, Leslie Griffin, J. Lacie Bradford, Beth Auten
What are the first-line pharmacologic treatment options for alcohol use disorder?
Alexis Aust, James J. Arnold
Study Population: Women who underwent operative vaginal delivery
Use a car seat or booster seat until your child is at least nine years old.
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