Andrew V Pasternak

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BACKGROUND Pathologic gambling prevalence seems to be increasing as opportunities for gambling increase. Prevalence may be different in a primary care setting compared with population-based studies. OBJECTIVES To determine the gambling disorder prevalence in a primary care setting and to investigate associations between gambling disorders and proximity to(More)
Although eye pain is often accompanied by redness or injection, pain can also occur with a quiet eye. Pain in a quiet eye can be the first sign of a vision-threatening condition, a more benign ophthalmologic condition, or a nonophthalmologic condition. Acute narrow-angle glaucoma is an emergent vision-threatening condition that requires immediate treatment(More)
A 31-year-old African-American man complained of a I-month history of a new-onset headache. His headache was constant, most intense behind his eyes, and 10 of 10 in severity. He noticed the headache upon awakening, and it persisted throughout the day. Mild photophobia and lightheadedness were associated with the headache. The patient denied visual changes,(More)
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