Janeta Tansey

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The incidence of pancreatic cancer has increased threefold over the last 40 years with the greatest rate of growth occurring in the elderly. In the past it was suggested that elderly patients tolerated pancreaticoduodenectomy less well than younger patients with higher mortality rates. This single-institution experience examines the question of whether age(More)
BACKGROUND Edema associated with quetiapine has been described in only one case report to date and represents a potentially serious adverse reaction. METHODS We present a case series of 3 patients who developed bilateral leg edema following initiation of quetiapine. RESULTS One of these patients had a recurrence of edema with subsequent rechallenge.(More)
BACKGROUND The practice of Evidence-based Medicine requires that clinicians assess the validity of published research and then apply the results to patient care. We wanted to assess whether our soon-to-graduate medical students could appraise and apply research about a diagnostic test within a clinical context and to compare our students with peers trained(More)
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