Hypercortisolism is associated with mood disorders such as depression and bipolar disorder. A 75-year-old female patient who had been diagnosed with bipolar disorder forty years ago was admitted to our hospital with a severe, therapy-resistant mania. Careful diagnostic considerations, resulted in the patient being diagnosed with Cushing's syndrome.… (More)
"The Dam Keeper," an original animated short film by feature animation artists Robert Kondo and Dice Tsutsumi, tells the tale of a young pig with an important job whose life is changed when he meets a new classmate.
]. "Increasing diversity of Americans' faiths alongside Baby Boomers' aging: implications for chaplain intervention in health settings." Journal of Health Care Chaplaincy 16, no. 1 (Jan 2009): 24-41. This article includes case studies illustrating possibilities for the chaplain's role at the bedside in the face of diversity and presents the basics of a new… (More)
As part of a continuing and more general study of the diversity of parasites from subterranean mammals in central North America, individuals of the Plains Pocket Gopher, Geomys bursarius bursarius, were collected from 7 localities in northwestern Minnesota from September 1991 through October 1996. Arthropods collected included the fleas, Opisocrostis… (More)