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Learn to see signs of an often fatal disease

Pulmonary arterial hypertension can be recognized and treated. But it remains a diagnosis that is often missed, and the delay can lead to a rapidly progressing and fatal outcome. Learn the signs beyond a patient who reports “being out of breath.”
April 2013

PULMONOLOGY “Of all the patients that come here,we make ...

PULMONOLOGY.“ Of all the patients that come here,we make a diagnosis of PE in about 10%to 20% of patients,” Dr.
February 2013

Decision-making rules for diagnosing PE may save lives

Early detection of pulmonary embolism is critical, which puts the primary care internist on the front lines of preventing a patient's continual deterioration that culminates in death. Patients are as likely to present in the office with symptoms as
March 2013

E-cigarettes are popular, but health effects are questionable

This issue includes stories centered on various aspects of pulmonology, as well as a glimpse at the upcoming Internal Medicine 2014 in Orlando, Fla.
March 2014

PULMONOLOGY “Of all the patients that come here,we make ...

PULMONOLOGY.“ Of all the patients that come here,we make a diagnosis of PE in about 10%to 20% of patients,” Dr.
February 2013

Consider GERD in patients with pulmonary diseases

Because not all presentations of lung diseases include gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)'s more commonly recognized symptoms, such as heartburn and regurgitation, it is easy to miss GERD as a contributing factor. Internists should be on the
March 2014

New reasons to worry about e-cigs

Farber, MD, a professor of pediatric pulmonology at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston.“ Here's really what scares me,” he said.“ From the National Youth Tobacco Survey, you see a
July 2019

MKSAP Quiz: Abrupt onset of chest pain

This question can be found in MKSAP 16 in the Pulmonology and Critical Care section, item 8.
July 2013

MKSAP Quiz: 6-week history of dyspnea, cough

The correct answer is A: Cryptogenic organizing pneumonia. This question can be found in MKSAP 15 in the Pulmonology and Critical Care Medicine section, item 20.
January 2012

MKSAP Quiz: Gradually progressive dyspnea

The correct answer is A: Asbestosis. This question can be found in MKSAP 15 in the Pulmonology section, item 12.
January 2011

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