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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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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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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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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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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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An Aspirin a Day Keeps the Doctor Away -- But for Whom and at What Dose?
Henry Black, MD comments on the current USPSTF recommendations on aspirin.
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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AV Access and Fistula First?
In this video blog, Jeffrey Berns, MD, of UPenn School of Medicine, looks at the wide net cast by new clinical practice guidelines on placement and maintenance of arteriovenous hemodialysis access.
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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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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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Barrett's Esophagus: American College of Gastroenterology Gu
In his first video commentary for Medscape Gastroenterology,
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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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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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Managing Hypertension, Part II: Beta-Blockers
Dr. Black reviews the pros and cons of beta-blockers as anti
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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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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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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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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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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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ACE Inhibitors and Angiodema -- Can the Veterans Affairs Database Tell Us Who's at Risk?
Dr. Henry Black says that not all critical information comes from clinical trials. He cites a VA study on angioedema -- the only side effect from an antihypertensive that can be fatal with one pill
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Nephrology Practice in an Economic Downturn
In this video blog, Jeffrey Berns, MD, of UPenn School of Medicine, discusses high co-pays, a lackluster job market for nephrology fellows, and other effects of the recession.
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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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Diabetes Prevention and Ralph DeFronzo
What did Dr. Anne Peters learn from Dr. Ralph DeFronzo? Find
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Updated ADA Guidelines for Treating Type 2 Diabetes
In her latest video blog, Dr. Peters discusses the new ADA recommendations for treating type 2 diabetes.
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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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TNF-Alpha Antagonist to Treat Recurrent FSGS
In this video blog, Ron Shapiro, MD, University of Pittsburgh, discusses the first case report of successful anti-TNF-alpha treatment of a 15-year-old boy.
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Coffee -- The Good, the Bad, and the We Don't Know Yet
In his video commentary Dr Black discusses the long-term results with coffee from the Health Professionals Study and the Nurses Health Study -- good news, but why? The caffeine? The antioxidants?
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HPV Vaccine Is Most Cost Effective for Preadolescent Girls
The results of a cost analysis regarding efficacy of the HPV vaccine may have been oversimplified and even misinterpreted by the lay press.
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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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Helicobacter pylori -- Shoot to Kill or Save the Bug?
In his next video blog for Medscape Gastroenterology, Dr. Jo
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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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Early Menopause and Cardiovascular Risk: What Is the Role of Estrogen Therapy?
In this video blog, Dr. Andrew Kaunitz discusses the importance of estrogen replacement in young menopausal women.
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Trial of Labor and Vaginal Birth after Cesarean: Maintaining Access and Choice
In his video blog, Dr. Andrew Kaunitz discusses the current challenges compared to previous decades for pregnant women with a history of Cesarean section who want to try vaginal delivery.
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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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Stephen Paget's Highlight for ACR 2008 - Part 1
Stephen Paget, MD, on some of the studies and new developments at the 2008 ACR meeting. Genetic profiling, atherosclerosis in lupus and RA and SLE treatment are some of the studies highlighted.
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Management of Antiplatelet and Anticoagulant Therapy for Pat
In his next video blog for Medscape Gastroenterology, Dr. Johnson discusses new guidelines that provide a more universal "best management strategy," weighing both the GI and cardiovascular risks.
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ACCORD, ADVANCE, AVOID: What Do They Tell Us About Treating our Patients?
The ACCORD results were negative (for the primary endpoint), the ADVANCE results were positive. Dr. Black compares and contrasts these results with those of the AVOID study.
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When Endpoints Are Too Hard and Surrogates Must Do
When are hard endpoints (eg, death) too hard to include in a clinical trial -- and what will serve as surrogates? Henry Black explains.
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