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Magazine articles on medical practice and technical issues of treatment.
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American Family Physician
September 15, 2002
Patel & Lundy
Ocular Manifestations of Autoimmune Disease Because a number of these diseases may initially present with ocular symptoms, physicians should maintain a high index of suspicion to make a timely diagnosis. A thorough ophthalmic examination should be completed. mark for My Articles 65 similar articles
American Family Physician
September 15, 2002
Graziano & Tempest
Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome: A Zebra Worth Knowing Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome (HPS) is a severe cardiopulmonary illness most often caused by the Sin Nombre virus, which is transmitted to humans by inhalation of aerosolized particles of rodent excreta or direct rodent contact. mark for My Articles 6 similar articles
American Family Physician
September 15, 2002
Sharp & Lipsky
Screening for Depression Across the Lifespan: A Review of Measures for Use in Primary Care Settings Depression is a common psychiatric disorder in children, adolescents, adults, and the elderly. Primary care physicians, not mental health professionals, treat the majority of patients with symptoms of depression. mark for My Articles 387 similar articles
American Family Physician
September 15, 2002
W.F. Peate
Occupational Skin Disease Work-related skin diseases account for approximately 50 percent of occupational illnesses and are responsible for an estimated 25 percent of all lost workdays. These dermatoses are often underreported because their association with the workplace is not recognized. mark for My Articles 215 similar articles
New Architect
October 2002
William Murray
Cancer's New Enemy The National Digital Mammography Archive project uses Internet2 to help diagnosis by providing access to a patient's history, and may help improve the promise of computer-assisted diagnostic tools as an aid to radiologists. mark for My Articles 38 similar articles
American Family Physician
September 1, 2002
Millea et al.
Tension-Type Headache Tension-type headache, formerly called tension headache or muscle contraction headache, is a common condition usually self-treated with over-the-counter analgesics. Primary headache is treated symptomatically, with the goal being relief and preventing recurrence. mark for My Articles 101 similar articles
American Family Physician
September 1, 2002
Judd & Kim
Foot Fractures Frequently Misdiagnosed as Ankle Sprains Most ankle injuries are straightforward ligamentous injuries. However, the clinical presentation of subtle fractures can be similar to that of ankle sprains, and these fractures are frequently missed on initial examination. mark for My Articles 139 similar articles
American Family Physician
September 1, 2002
Schwetschenau & Kelley
The Adult Neck Mass Family physicians frequently encounter neck masses in adult patients. A careful medical history should be obtained, and a thorough physical examination should be performed. mark for My Articles 122 similar articles
American Family Physician
September 1, 2002
Scalley et al.
Treatment of Ethylene Glycol Poisoning Ingestion of ethylene glycol may be an important contributor in patients with metabolic acidosis of unknown cause and subsequent renal failure. Expeditious diagnosis and treatment will limit metabolic toxicity and decrease morbidity and mortality. mark for My Articles 27 similar articles
American Family Physician
September 1, 2002
Milad Chrieki
Echinococcosis -- An Emerging Parasite in the Immigrant Population Echinococcus tapeworms are parasites that infect dog species worldwide and occasionally are transmitted to humans. Most of the new human cases that are diagnosed in the United States each year occur in members of well-defined risk groups. mark for My Articles 31 similar articles
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