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By: Lars Brouwers, MD, MSc, PhD-candidate

3D Printing a Q Fever-Infected Aortic Aneurysm

Aortic infection is a rare, but severe condition. Primary infection with Coxiella burnetii bacteria in patients with chronic Q fever is notorious in the southern part of


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By: Skeptical Scalpel

Elective surgery ban for smokers and obese patients

The committee that plans and oversees medical care for the county of Hertfordshire, England announced recently that unless obese patients lose a specified amount of weight and


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By: Skeptical Scalpel

Can a handheld ultrasound replace your doctor?

    Dr. Mercola, described by Wikipedia as “an alternative medicine proponent, osteopathic physician, and web entrepreneur, who markets a variety of controversial dietary supplements and medical


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By: Madhukar Kasarla, MD

Beyond Late Night Calls: What Keeps Physicians Up at Night?

In television and movie medical dramas, there’s always that one scene in which a physician receives a call in the middle of the night—the one where the

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By: Skeptical Scalpel

Can a handheld ultrasound replace your doctor?

    Dr. Mercola, described by Wikipedia as “an alternative medicine proponent, osteopathic physician, and web entrepreneur, who markets a variety of controversial dietary supplements and medical


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By: Madhukar Kasarla, MD

Beyond Late Night Calls: What Keeps Physicians Up at Night?

In television and movie medical dramas, there’s always that one scene in which a physician receives a call in the middle of the night—the one where the


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A surgical resident’s legal battle with her program

  A surgical resident is suing St. Louis University, its surgical residency program director, and its trauma service chief for what she claims is an unjustified decision


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#PWChat Recap: Incorporating Physician Assistants & Nurse Practitioners into Practice

Physician’s Weekly, along with ShereeseM, MS/MBA,‏ hosted another #PWChat on Wednesday, Sept. 13 that focused on physician assistants and nurse practitioners and, more importantly, how to incorporate them