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Are Multifocal IOLs the Best Choice for Patients?
In this video blog, David M. Brown, MD, discusses multifocal intraocular lenses and provides suggestions on how to determine which patients will benefit most.
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Helicobacter pylori: Friend and Foe?
How do we reach across the aisle? Paul Auwaerter, MD, MBA, discusses the tenuous nature of the important relationship with the H pylori pathogen in his video blog.
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Tips for Initiating Insulin Therapy for Type 2 Diabetes
How can you help patients reach their target glucose levels? Dr. Anne Peters provides an algorithm and other simple steps in this video blog.
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Have You Ever Used Piperacillin/Tazobactam for Pseudomonas aeruginosa?
Paul Auwaerter, MD, reviews the past and present of piperacillin/tazobactam for the treatment of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in this videoblog.
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Metformin Guidelines
Does Dr. Anne Peters follow the rules on metformin use? She discusses this issue in her latest video blog.
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Restricting Nuts, Popcorn, and Corn in Diverticular Disease: A Myth Busted
In his next video blog, Dr. Johnson comments on a recent article in JAMA challenging the evidence supporting the parochial recommendation that individuals with diverticular disease avoid these foods.
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Measuring BNP in Patients with Shortness of Breath-- Does It Predict Outcome?
Dr. Henry Black looks at the results of measuring B-type natriuretic peptide in dyspneic patients in the ED and report some surprising findings.
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Use of Combination ACE Inhibitors and ARB Therapy in Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease
Jeffrey S. Berns, MD, from the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, discusses the use of combination ACE inhibitors and ARB therapy in patients with chronic kidney disease in this video blog.
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Colorectal Cancer: KRAS Changes Everything
In this video blog, Dr. John Marshall explains how recent findings about the KRAS gene have profound implications both for our approach to colorectal cancer as a disease, as well as for treatment.
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Minimal Hepatic Encephalopathy and Impaired Driving
In his next video blog, Dr. Johnson provides commentary on a recent article that explores whether patients with minimal hepatic encephalopathy have insight into their impaired driving skills.
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What to Do With Diastolic Dysfunction Secondary to Hypertension?
Combined findings from I-PRESERVE and ALLHAT may lend insight into treating this challenging condition.
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Imaging Brain Abnormalities in Borderline Personality Disorder
Borderline personality disorder is one of the most challenging conditions to treat, Dr. Charles Nemeroff notes in his latest videoblog. What does imaging tell us about its neurologic underpinnings?
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Managing Hypertension, Part II: Beta-Blockers
Dr. Black reviews the pros and cons of beta-blockers as anti
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IUDs: Trumping Myths With Evidence
Why aren't more women in the United States using IUDs as a contraceptive method? In this video blog, Dr. Andrew Kaunitz clarifies the areas of confusion that have prevented wider use of IUDs.
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Clopidogrel Plus Aspirin Reduce Stroke Risk in Certain Patients With Atrial Fibrillation
In this video blog, Dr. Mark J. Alberts discusses the results of the ACTIVE-A study which compared combination antiplatelet therapy with aspirin alone in preventing stroke in certain patients.
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Another Good Reason Not to Smoke
In this video blog, Dr. Maurie Markman reports on a study suggesting that smoking may potentiate the carcinogenic effect of high-risk HPV infection in women.
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What Is the Risk of Osteonecrosis in Long-term Survivors of
In this videoblog, Dr. Maurie Markman discusses findings fro
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IVIG and Rituximab Regimen to Reduce Anti-HLA Antibodies In Renal Transplantation
This video blog by Ron Shapiro, MD discusses new clinical trial data on emerging therapeutic options for highly-sensitized renal transplant candidates awaiting transplantation.
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HPV Infection and Cervical Neoplasia: Are Some Women Genetically Predisposed?
In this video blog, Dr. Maurie Markman reports on a provocative study suggesting that the tendency to develop cervical neoplasia from persistent HPV infection may be genetically mediated.
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The Results of the Long-Awaited UK Prospective Diabetes Study (UKPDS)
In her latest video blog, Dr. Peters discusses the long-term follow-up results from the UK Prospective Diabetes Study.
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The Genetics of Statin-Induced Myopathy
Dr. Eric Topol discusses the newly reported genetic basis fo
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Role of PPIs in Suspected Silent Extraesophageal GERD
A common concern focuses on the potential complications of silent GERD. What does the research say about the treatment of patients? David A. Johnson, MD, discusses the evidence in this video blog.
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Two Authorities Discuss Resistant Hypertension and Spironolactone
In this video conversation, Dr. Black talks with Domenic Sica, MD, about how clinicians do -- or should -- define, recognize, and treat the resistant hypertension patient.
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High Blood Pressure in the Very Elderly: The HYVET Results
Dr. Henry Black discusses HYVET's answer to an old question
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Diabetes Prevention and Ralph DeFronzo
What did Dr. Anne Peters learn from Dr. Ralph DeFronzo? Find
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Priapism: Some New Management Techniques
While attending the Fall meeting of the Sexual Medicine Society of North America in Toronto, Dr. Carson learned some new techniques for managing priapism. He shares them here in his video blog.
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Prosthetic Joint Infections and Propionibacterium acnes: Moving Beyond the Skin?
Prosthetic joint infections: Learn about new data and the implications for clinical practice.
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What's New in Medical Therapy for Ureteral Stones
Dr. Culley Carson gives some highlights from recent studies on expulsive therapy for ureteral stones, including alpha blockers, calcium channel blockers, COX inhibitors, and steroids.
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Isolated Systolic Hypertension and Heart Failure -- Closer Ties and a Rising Problem
Henry Black, MD reports on new findings suggesting that isolated systolic hypertension is not just a precursor but a possible cause of heart failure.
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Clostridium difficile Infection: Is It In Our Backyards?
Paul Auwaerter, MD, discusses in his latest videoblog the increasing incidence of community-acquired Clostridium difficile infection and the importance of appropriate patient evaluation and testing.
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Understanding the ACCORD, ADVANCE, and VA Trials
The data may seem confusing, but in this video blog Dr. Anne
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Quantum Jumps in Human Genome Sequencing
In this videoblog, Dr. Eric Topol discusses 3 papers in Nature that may signify a revolution in comprehensive DNA sequencing.
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Extensive Testing Finds More Cancer in Patients With Unprovoked Deep Vein Thrombosis
Extensive Testing Finds More Cancer in Patients With Unprovoked Deep Vein Thrombosis
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Role of B-type Natriuretic Peptide (BNP) in the Evaluation o
Dr. Shorr discusses study results assessing the value of B-type natriuretic peptide as a restratification tool for patients with acute COPD exacerbations and for spontaneous breathing trial patients.
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Levodopa and Unresponsive Symptoms in Parkinson's Disease
In this video blog, Kapil D. Sethi, MD, discusses the limitations of levodopa therapy in controlling symptoms of Parkinson's disease.
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Unraveling the Mysteries of Unknown Primary Carcinomas
In this videoblog, Dr. Maurie Markman describes research that seeks to replace "one-treatment-fits-all" regimens for carcinoma of unknown primary with more tailored approaches based on molecular profiling.
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Helicobacter pylori -- Shoot to Kill or Save the Bug?
In his next video blog for Medscape Gastroenterology, Dr. Jo
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From ASH 2008: Lower-Toxicity Therapies for Older Adults with AML
In his first Medscape video blog, Dr. Richard Stone reviews resistance mechanisms in older adults with AML and reports on new agents that might be less toxic than the standard "3 7" regimen.
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The NASCENT Randomized Trial: Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia (VAP)
Dr Shorr reports on the NASCENT Trial which studied VAP in patients expected to undergo mechanical ventilation who received a silver-coated endotracheal tube.
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Patent Foramen Ovale and Risk for Recurrent Stroke
A new study casts doubt on the role patent foramen ovale plays in a patient's risk for recurrent stroke, says Dr. Mark Alberts in this video blog.
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How Bad Is Hyperphosphatemia? Are Phosphate Binders Any Better?
Jeffrey S. Berns, MD, from the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, reviews literature and discusses issues regarding the use of phosphate binders in dialysis patients in this video blog.
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The European Cooperative Acute Stroke Study (ECASS 3): Results of a Randomized Trial
In his latest video blog, Dr. Alberts discusses the results from The European Cooperative Acute Stroke Study (ECASS 3).
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Bortezomib Shows Promise for Treatment of Antibody-Mediated Rejection In Renal Transplantation
In this video blog Ron Shapiro, MD discusses emerging data on the proteasome inhibitor bortezomib, a chemotherapeutic agent that targets plasma cells, for treatment of humoral rejection.
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Smoking, Lung Cancer and Genetics: New Findings
Dr. Eric Topol discusses recently published results of genom
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Controversies in Tight Glycemic Control in Critically Ill Adults
This meta-analysis delves into morbidity and mortality data related to tight glucose control in critically ill patients.
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In the Midst of a Beta-Blocker Controversy in Hypertension
The Scandinavians raised the issue, the British Hypertension Society agreed, and ESH kept beta-blockers as an option. But where does the US stand and what does heart rate have to do with it?
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Barrett's Esophagus: American College of Gastroenterology Gu
In his first video commentary for Medscape Gastroenterology,
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Recent Hot Information About Abacavir
Watch as Dr. John G. Bartlett reviews recent abstracts, publ
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Autism Spectrum and Psychiatric Comorbidities
What psychiatric conditions occur most often in patients with autism spectrum disorders? In his latest video blog, Dr. Robert Findling discusses the most common presentations.
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Single-Agent Topotecan Still Best for Recurrent or Platinum-
A new study confirms that combination chemotherapy is more t
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