Clinical Correlations

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Core IM: Hoofbeats Part 1: 85F with acute AMS

By John Hwang MD, Cindy Fang MD, Neil Shapiro MD, Marty Fried MD || Illustration by Michael Shen MD || Audio Editing by Richard Chen || Submit your diagnosis or differential for this episode’s case at HumanDx.org (free registration required): http://hdx.org/2VP !…

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Primecuts – This Week in the Journals

By Gibram Ramos Ortiz, MD

Peer Reviewed

Last week, lawmakers in Congress continued the fight against the opioid epidemic with a bipartisan bill dubbed the SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act. The bill, which passed in the House of Representatives 393 to 8, offers major policy changes that include the following: creating a grant program for Comprehensive Opioid Recovery Centers, lifting restrictions on medications for opioid addiction, expanding access for first responders to Naloxone, making changes to Medicaid and Medicare to limit the over prescription of opioid painkillers, increasing penalties for drug manufacturers, and improving coordination of federal agencies to stop drugs like fentanyl crossing the border [1].…

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Primecuts-This Week in the Journals

By: Chen Fu, MD

This week’s news brought stories of potential game changers in the world at large. On Thursday, South Korean President Moon Jae-Im arrived in North Korea in a symbolic visit to Mount Paektu, a sacred site with tremendous significance for both North and South Koreans.…

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Primecuts – This Week in the Journals

Waves slam the Oceana Pier & Pier House Restaurant in Atlantic Beach, N.C., Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018 as Hurricane Florence approaches the area. (Travis Long /The News & Observer via AP)

By Michael Natter, MD

Peer Reviewed 

The Hurricane Ravaging the Carolinas.…

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