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Jeannette Y. Wick, RPh, MBA, FASCP
Since 2009, statisticians have seen an alarming increases in the number of neurosyphilis cases.
This weekly video program provides our readers with an in-depth review of the latest news, medical product approvals, FDA rulings, and more. The Week in Review highlights a Contemporary Clinic article each week, and is a can't miss for the busy healthcare professional.
Jeannette Y. Wick, RPh, MBA, FASCP
Researchers found that educating patients about immunizations likely influences immunization rates positively—that is, increase community demand—among the elderly.
Jennifer Barrett, Associate Editor
Officials with the FDA are requiring safety label updates for fluoroquinolone antibiotics due to risks of mental health adverse effects, and blood sugar disturbances.
Jeannette Y. Wick, RPh, MBA, FASCP
Patients on atypical antipsychotics have 3 to 5 times greater risk of type 2 diabetes than others. This is an association that clinicians have noted since the first of the atypicals was FDA approved, and patients struggle when diabetes develops.
In this video, Kathryn Kreider, DNP, FNP-BC, BC-ADM, from Duke University, shares coping strategies that help patients overcome diabetes distress.
Christine Potkul
Travel preparation can be a tedious process that requires careful consideration of every item being packed, especially, when medications are needed.
Jeannette Y. Wick, RPh, MBA, FASCP
New research suggests video games can improve chronic health conditions.
Kristen Coppock, MA, Editor
A pilot program that seeks to improve the eating habits of nurses is under way at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC Health).
This weekly video program provides our readers with an in-depth review of the latest news, medical product approvals, FDA rulings, and more. The Week in Review highlights a Contemporary Clinic article each week, and is a can't miss for the busy healthcare professional.
Timothy Aungst, PharmD
Technology is allowing patients to record visits with their healthcare providers. Will this help improve outcomes? Or will providers be reluctant to discuss some things?
Jeannette Y. Wick, RPh, MBA, FASCP
Naturally produced melatonin tends to decrease with advancing age, so supplementation is a potential intervention for metabolic syndrome.

Features

Feature Focus: Chronic Care

Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is the most common childhood neurobehavioral disorder in the United States, with about 9.4% of children aged 2 to 17 years having received a diagnosis. The prevalence increased by 57% from 2007-2008 to 2011-2012, according to the results of a recent study.

Feature Focus: Case Study

Sore throat, strep throat, and tonsillitis are often used interchangeably when presenting to a clinic, though they are not the same thing.

Drug-Drug Interactions

Health care providers should be aware of drug–food interactions that affect medication effectiveness.

Business Focus

The Health Resources and Services Administration indicates that the supply of primary care nurse practitioners (NPs) will increase by 30% in 2020. Full prescriptive authority lets NPs integrate properly into the health care system.

Practitioner to Practitioner

This article was sponsored by Nature Made Nutritional Products.

The Educated Patient

Kristen Marjama, DNP, FNP-BC
Gluten proteins found in barley, rye, and wheat trigger systemic injury primarily to the small intestine, but they can also affect the joints, liver, skin, uterus, and other organs.
Kristen Marjama, DNP, FNP-BC
It is that time of year again, when health care providers see an increase in patient volume because no one has time to be sick.
Sara Marlow, MSN, RN, PHN, FNP-C
Sunburn is still a major health issue that can be prevented.
Kristen Marjama, DNP, FNP-BC
The National Health Interview Survey in 2014 estimated that 17.7 million adults and 6.3 million children had asthma.

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