A reader questions blood pressure measurement as it is performed clinically and during medical research.
A reader responds to coverage about physician exams.
Reader comments on the role of ancillary services in an internal medicine practice, and on the need for attention to nutrition and lifestyle in caring for rheumatoid arthritis.
A reader disagrees with an article that stated it is unacceptable to ever dismiss a patient who does not comply with medical advice.
Readers weigh in on the physician-patient relationship and difficulties of health insurance.
Readers respond about bedside vs. scanning and how to take blood pressure.
Readers consider Mindful Medicine's cautionary tale about The Blindmen and the Elephant, in which subspecialists each consider a diagnosis within their own field instead of seeing the entire diagnostic picture.
A reader responds about physical exams for PAD.
Readers weigh in on climate change and the best way to prepare med students as future consultants.
This issue highlights events at Internal Medicine 2008, the College's annual meeting.