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Abdominal Pain and Diarrhea: Osmosis Question of the Week

A 40-year-old man presents with abdominal pain and diarrhea that began two weeks ago. Can you

Nearly 20% of General Surgery Residents Quit Their Program

Assigning mentors, more exposure to the field before committing, and better screening may help reduce the

FDA Warns on Anesthetic, Sedative Use in Pregnant Women, Kids

Long or repeated use of general anesthetics and sedatives during surgery in young children or late

FDA Approves Crisaborole (Eucrisa) for Atopic Dermatitis

The FDA has approved Eucrisa ointment for the treatment of mild to moderate atopic dermatitis (eczema)

MRSA Pneumonia Explained Clearly by MedCram.com | Part 1

Source: MedCram

FDA Still Sees Bladder Cancer Risk With Pioglitazone

The agency reviewed new and conflicting research on the possible cancer risk of the diabetes drug

FDA Clears Two New Dermal Fillers for Laugh Lines

Restylane Refyne and Restylane Defyne use next-generation technology, which creates a smooth, injectable gel that provides

Slurred Speech and Numbness: Osmosis Question of the Week

A 72-year-old woman presents to the emergency department due to a brief loss of consciousness, slurred

Depression a Growing, Hidden Epidemic in Med Students

More than a quarter of medical students suffer depressive symptoms, and most don’t seek help, prompting

Congress Passes 21st Century Cures Bill

The Senate joined the House in approving the omnibus healthcare bill that speeds up drug approvals,