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Physical Examination

Known as: General physical examination, examinations, Assessment 
A systemic evaluation of the body and its functions using visual inspection, palpation, percussion and auscultation. The purpose is to determine the… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Checkpoint inhibitors (CPIs) have dramatically increased survival in patients with certain types of cancer (1). To date, 6 CPIs… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Worldwide, more than 20 million patients undergo groin hernia repair annually. The many different approaches, treatment… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Adults are sedentary for an alarming 9 to 10 hours per day (1). Accordingly, the popular press has coined the phrase sitting is… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
BACKGROUND Acute appendicitis (AA) is the most common surgical emergency in children. Accurate and timely diagnosis is crucial… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
This European guideline for the diagnosis and treatment of insomnia was developed by a task force of the European Sleep Research… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
BACKGROUND Chronic pelvic pain affects ∼15% of women, and is associated with significant societal cost and impact on women's… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE To (a) determine the performance of screening mammography, ultrasonography (US), and physical examination (PE); (b… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Background: Fetal cardiac rhabdomyoma is a rare condition. Case: We report a case with cardiac mass discovered in utero by… Expand
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Review
1992
Review
1992
BACK pain ranks second only to upper respiratory illness as a symptomatic reason for office visits to physicians. 1 About 70% of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
For the purposes of classification, it should be specified whether osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee is of unknown origin… Expand
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