Dec 2, 2016
Today, we are going to be reviewing everything you need to know about prostate cancer screening. We'll go over the PSA, DRE, TRUS, and biopsy. We'll answer the following questions:
1. Who should be screened?
2. How often should they be screened?
3. What are the problems with screening?
4. What do we do with an abnormal...
Nov 24, 2016
Today we are going to be speaking with Bernard, who's an orthopedic physician assistant practicing in New York Presbyterian/Queens. He has been in orthopedics for 7 years and shares his experience and what he has learned along the way. This interview is filled with pearls for those interested in the profession.
Nov 14, 2016
After 10 years, the CDC finally updated their guidelines for RMSF. Today, we are going to review the presentation and treatment options for rocky mountain spotted fever. Left untreated, this carries a 20% mortality rate - so don't miss it!
Nov 8, 2016
Today I had the pleasure of speaking with Tracy Lindstrom who is in her last semester as a DNP student. She has 10 years of experience as a nurse (MICU, home health, and case management). She shares her journey and the difficulties that come along with pursuing a career in medicine while being hearing impaired....
Nov 4, 2016
We are going to discuss the multiple etiologies, signs, symptoms, labs, and treatment options for balanitis. It's important to know the etiologies because it's not always due to fungal infections and sometimes a more serious etiology can masquerade as balanitis.