April 20, 2021

How much weight should we place on weight?

Vital signs are one of the most important physical exam components that we are taught during our healthcare training, and in all seriousness, by insurance companies […]
February 25, 2021

He’s Young; it CAN’T be a STEMI!

This is a 38-year-old male presents to the ER for non -exertional chest pain. He was doing bench presses when it started. He is well appearing. […]
February 25, 2021

The Fussy Infant

Background  During the first three months of life, neonates cry more than any other time in infancy and childhood. During the first six weeks of life, […]
February 25, 2021

“I’m going crazy”: Signs of the Menopausal Transition

Your female patient comes in complaining of anxiety, body aches, hair falling out, heavy or irregular periods, weight gain, moodiness, not being able to fall asleep […]
February 25, 2021

How Much Should I Worry About This EKG?

It’s a Friday at 4:30 pm, and your patient says the classic “Oh by the way…”, followed by a chief complaint of left shoulder pain. He […]
February 12, 2021

Update to CDC’s Treatment Guidelines for Gonococcal Infection, 2020

In December 2020, the CDC came out with new treatment guidelines for Gonorrhea. Dual antibiotics treatment of Ceftriaxone 250 mg IM injection plus Azithromycin 1gm po […]
February 12, 2021

Can stress kill?

Ms. X was a healthy 51-year-old female when she died. She reported being “very busy” all the time taking care of a household. She was taking […]
February 10, 2021

Why Paying Your Kids for Allowance May Be Teaching them The Wrong Lesson

Annually children will visit their medical home for a well check. In addition to checking height, weight, and a physical exam, the pediatric provider will discuss […]
February 5, 2021

Introducing the Master Clinician Series: Increase Your Skills in 30 Minutes or Less

Offered the first Friday of each month at 12:00 pm EST. You are invited to participate in a free, 30-minute live Zoom webinar* on “don’t-miss” topics presented by Skin, […]
February 3, 2021

Concussion Considerations

We are well into football season (go Chiefs!), and concussion/post-concussion management recommendations have changed in recent years. How comfortable do you feel with concussion assessment and […]