Increased suicide risk, but not overall mortality, with fibromyalgiaTai chi helps with fibromyalgia
24 Aug 2010
From residency onward throughout a physician's career, becoming a diagnostician requires the ability to distinguish important clues or details from those that are not as pertinent to the situation at hand, a slowly developed skill that ultimately is recognized as an “expertise.”
1 Oct 2019
Approximately 1 in 6 hospitalized patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) were readmitted to the hospital within 30 days, according to a new study.
12 Aug 2014
Psychiatric tool adds disorders, guidance to primary care screening
16 Mar 2010
Patients with rheumatoid arthritis are nearly 30% less likely to be diagnosed with hypertension than those without the disease, a study found.
6 May 2014
Osteoarthritis has been somewhat neglected, according to a recently formed consortium that is advocating for more proactive diagnosis and intervention. Earlier screening and a less reactive approach might head off some of the worst of the difficulties and related treatment costs.
1 May 2013
Home BP monitoring significantly lowers pressure
7 Dec 2010
BPH drug may lower prostate cancer incidence, effect on mortality unknown
6 Apr 2010
A 69-year-old woman is evaluated for a 5-day history of pain and swelling in the right knee that developed after a prolonged period of gardening in her backyard. This week's MKSAP question asks readers to determine the most likely diagnosis.
28 Jun 2011
Tofacitinib improved disease control in patients with active rheumatoid arthritis despite treatment with nonbiologic disease-modifying, anti-rheumatic drugs (DMARDs) compared to placebo, a study found.
20 Aug 2013