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From Obesity to Practicing Physician: An MD's Personal Story
Category Family Medicine/Primary Care, Commentary
Description: Dr Paul Grewal shares his story of his battle against obesity and how he uses his personal struggle to support his patients with obesity and diabetes. <br /> <i>Medscape Family Medicine</i>
A Delicate Balance: Pain Management and Opioid Use Disorder
Category Nursing, Viewpoint
Description: An understanding of opioid use disorder is essential for effective and appropriate pain management. <br /> <i>Medscape Nurses</i>
Is Nebulized Hypertonic Saline More Effective for Bronchiolitis?
Category Pediatrics, Viewpoint
Description: A multisite pediatric emergency department study compared hypertonic and normal saline nebulizer treatments for bronchiolitis. <br /> <i>Medscape Pediatrics</i>
A Better Way to Detect Sepsis in Kids in the ED
Category Pediatrics, Commentary
Description: CHOP researchers, led by Dr Fran Balamuth, have developed a sepsis alert system that misses very few children presenting to the ED with septic shock. <br /> <i>CHOP Expert Commentary</i>
Helping Diabetes Patients Exercise Without Fear
Category Diabetes , &, Endocrinology, Commentary
Description: Managing blood sugar during and after exercise can be challenging, but clinicians can help patients avoid highs and lows. <br /> <i>Medscape Diabetes & Endocrinology</i>
One Doctor's Ketamine Concern
Category Psychiatry, Commentary
Description: After receiving a solicitation from a ketamine clinic, Dr Jeffrey Lieberman did some digging. What he found troubled him. <br /> <i>Medscape Psychiatry</i>
What to Tell Patients About Tattoo Ink
Category Internal Medicine, Commentary
Description: Dr Arefa Cassoobhoy highlights one of the week's important news stories for primary care. <br /> <i>Medscape Internal Medicine</i>
Professional Autonomy Slipping Away
Category Family Medicine/Primary Care, Article
Description: Physicians are frustrated with the countless ways their professional autonomy is slowly being stripped from clinical practice. <br /> <i>Medscape Family Medicine</i>
Leading Science Journalist Carl Zimmer on His Genome
Category Internal Medicine, Expert Interview
Description: Dr Eric Topol speaks with science journalist Carl Zimmer about where he gets his ideas, what his genome looks like, and how he got a tapeworm named after him. <br /> <i>Medscape</i>