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Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: review and current concepts.
Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis is present in 2 to 4 percent of children between 10 and 16 years of age. It is defined as a lateral curvature of the spine greater than 10 degrees accompanied byExpand
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Common tongue conditions in primary care.
Although easily examined, abnormalities of the tongue can present a diagnostic and therapeutic dilemma for physicians. Recognition and diagnosis require a thorough history, including onset andExpand
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Clinical presentations of parvovirus B19 infection.
Although most persons with parvovirus B19 infection are asymptomatic or have mild, nonspecific, cold-like symptoms, several clinical conditions have been linked to the virus. Parvovirus B19 usuallyExpand
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Residents in trouble: an in-depth assessment of the 25-year experience of a single family medicine residency.
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Graduate medical education program directors struggle with resident trainees who develop problems in academic and personal spheres leading to probation, resignation, orExpand
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Diets for cardiovascular disease prevention: what is the evidence?
Patients often initiate commercial dietary plans to reduce obesity and prevent cardiovascular disease. Such plans include very low-carbohydrate, low-carbohydrate, very low-fat, and MediterraneanExpand
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Frostbite: Review and Current Concepts
  • B. Reamy
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  • The Journal of the American Board of Family…
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Background: A literature review was conducted to analyze developments in the epidemiology, pathogenesis, treatment, and prevention of frostbite injury. Increased participation in outdoor activities,Expand
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Henoch-Schönlein purpura.
Henoch-Schönlein purpura is an acute, systemic, immune complex-mediated, leukocytoclastic vasculitis. It is characterized by a triad of palpable purpura (without thrombocytopenia), abdominal pain,Expand
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Writing, self-reflection, and medical school performance: the Human Context of Health Care.
INTRODUCTION Finding ways to improve communication and self-reflection skills is an important element of medical education and continuing professional development. This study examines theExpand
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A diagnostic approach to pruritus.
Pruritus can be a symptom of a distinct dermatologic condition or of an occult underlying systemic disease. Of the patients referred to a dermatologist for generalized pruritus with no apparentExpand
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A Novel Approach Using an Electronic Medical Record to Identify Children and Adolescents at Risk for Dyslipidemia: A Study from the Primary Care Education and Research Learning (PEARL) Network
Purpose: We conducted a retrospective analysis to identify children and adolescents in the Primary Care Education and Research Learning practice-based research network (PBRN) who were at risk forExpand
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