Primary Care Medical Abstracts
Abstract: Impact of the Commercialization of Three Generic Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers on Adverse Events in Quebec, Canada
Generic formulations are generally less expensive than their brand-name counterparts, but they must also be clinically equivalent as well as...
A 74-year-old woman became dizzy and slipped in the shower—fracturing her forearm while breaking her fall. Preoperative assessment uncovers an...
ANAHEIM, CALIF. – Beneficial alterations to gut microbiome seen in RCT.
Heart failure in the presence of type 2 diabetes has a 5-year survival rate on par with some of the worst diseases.
During the 12 weeks following hospitalization for a myocardial infarction, patients had an elevated risk for a new-onset acute ischemic stroke.
“Older patients who have ASCVD are actually the group at highest risk of events, yet they’re the least likely to receive a high-intensity statin...
Researchers studied new users of either prescription PPIs or an active comparator, prescription histamine2-receptor antagonists.
A 72-year-old man has experienced fatigue, lethargy, and shortness of breath for three weeks. Is he just "slowing down," or is there another...
In this "3 in 3" video, Joyce L. Ross, MSN, ANP, CLS, CRNP, FPCNA, FNLA, offers tips on managing hypercholesterolemia through screening and...
In this "3 in 3" video, John G. McGinnity MS, PA-C, DFAAPA, emphasizes the basic approaches to assessing a patient with cardiac symptoms.