Clinical Correlations

The NYU Langone Health Online Journal of Medicine


Primecuts – This Week in the Journals

PrimeCuts 6 min read

By Brandon Adelson, MD

Peer Reviewed

With medicine advancing at such a rapid pace, it is crucial for physicians to keep up with the medical literature. This can quickly become an overwhelming …

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Chiefs’ Inquiry Corner – 1/6/19

  • Bellevue Hospital: What is the appropriate anticoagulation for patients with antiphospholipid syndrome?
  • VA Clinic: Are there any validated tools to help distinguish muscle symptoms related to statin use from other etiologies?
  • Tisch/Kimmel: Is amiodarone safe in patients with WPW?

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Primecuts – This Week in the Journals

PrimeCuts 6 min read

By Scott Schoninger, MD

Peer Reviewed

With medicine advancing at such a rapid pace, it is crucial for physicians to keep up with the medical literature. This can quickly become an overwhelming endeavor given the sheer …

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Chiefs’ Inquiry Corner – 12/9/19

  • VA Clinic: What is the appropriate management of asymptomatic bacteriuria in patients undergoing pre-operative evaluation for joint arthroplasty? 
  • Bellevue Hospital: In patients with chronic inflammatory conditions, is there a ferritin level at which concurrent iron deficiency anemia can be excluded?
  • Tisch/Kimmel: What is an expected degree of lactate elevation in acute alcohol intoxication?

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Chiefs’ Inquiry Corner – 12/2/2019

  • Bellevue Hospital:  What is a urinary albumin to protein ratio?
  • Manhattan VA Clinic: Is there a role for GLP-1RA’s in patients with NASH?
  • Kimmel Pavilion: In patients with diabetes, does microvascular disease increase the risk of developing heart failure?

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Primecuts – This Week in the Journals

PrimeCuts 6 min read

By Hannah Friedman, MD

Peer Reviewed

With medicine advancing at such a rapid pace, it is crucial for physicians to keep up with the medical literature. This can quickly become an overwhelming endeavor given the sheer …

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Chiefs’ Inquiry Corner – 11/25/19

  • Bellevue Clinic: What is the significance of and work-up for asymptomatic, ectopic heartbeats in the outpatient setting?
  • Bellevue Hospital: What are the different types of proteinuria?
  • NYU Brooklyn: How do BNP levels correspond to NT-proBNP levels?

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