Publisher: Medpage Today


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‘Mutant’ Lice More Hype Than Headache

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When the standard over-the-counter treatments don’t work immediately, that does not mean that the lice must be resistant. Though it’s possible that the lice may have the genes for resistance, often the problem is actually a failure to follow the treatment instructions, according to Lauren Mutrie, MD, assistant professor of pediatrics and global health at… Read More


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Expanding Options to Treat Obesity

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Aidar R. Gosmanov, MD, PhD, FACE, a practicing endocrinologist and associate professor of medicine in the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis


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Patient Health vs. Public Health

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Physicians can best strike the correct balance by practicing true evidence-based medicine and adequately considering potential harms as well as benefits to individual patients. – James E. Bailey, MD, MPH, FACP, professor, medicine and preventive medicine and director, Center for Health System Improvement at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis


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Untreated Sleep Apnea Boosts Risk of Heart Disease, Stroke

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… wrote Miklos Z. Molnar, MD, PhD, of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis, and colleagues, in the journal Thorax.


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William Cushman, MD, quoted on aspirin usage

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William Cushman, MD, of the Memphis VA Medical Center and University of Tennessee Health Science Center, questioned whether the findings really would translate into a clinical impact.