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General Psychiatry

Psychedelics: Applications in Mental Health

A deep dive into clinical efficacy and safety of using psychedelic-assisted psychotherapy for depression, anxiety, PTSD, substance use disorder, and other mental health disorders.
Gastroenterology Hepatology

Nonalcoholic steatohepatitis and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease

How can I be sure that the patient has nonalcoholic fatty liver disease or nonalcoholic steatohepatitis? Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) can be diagnosed by liver biopsy or imaging studies in patients who do not abuse alcohol (<2 drinks/day is unlikely to contribute to fatty liver, > 5 drinks/day has a good chance of playing…


Are You Confident of the Diagnosis? Psoriasis is a chronic inflammatory skin disease process involving immune-mediated cutaneous inflammation and keratinocyte proliferation. The diagnosis is based upon a combination of both history and physical examination parameters. Typically, psoriasis is characterized by scaly, erythematous patches, papules, and plaques that are often pruritic and can be painful. The…

Intoxication with Ethanol

At a Glance Ethanol intoxication should be considered in any patient in whom there is unexplained loss of consciousness, altered sensorium, or onset of seizures. A toxic dose is 5g/kg in an adult and 3 g/kg in a child. Ingestion of ethanol is common and is estimated to be responsible for some 600,000 emergency department…
Nephrology Hypertension

Acid/Base Disorders: Metabolic Acidosis

Does this patient have metabolic acidosis? Metabolic acidosis is generally defined by the presence of a low serum bicarbonate concentration (normal range 22-28 mEq/L), although occasionally states can exist where the serum bicarbonate is normal with an elevated anion gap (e.g., patients with a lactic acidosis who have received a bicarbonate infusion or patients on…
Depressive Disorder

Using Apps to Improve Depression Care: 2 Models

Two experts speak about how apps address different needs and use different technologies, but taken together, they shed light on the manifold ways that apps can be used for depression management in clinical practice.


Are You Confident of the Diagnosis? What you should be alert for in the history The following questions are helpful in narrowing down the differential diagnosis of the flushing patient: – Is the flushing intermittent or persistent? Continue Reading – If the flushing is intermittent, how long do the episodes of flushing last? – How…
Hospital Medicine

Chronic pancreatitis

. Traditionally, chronic pancreatitis (CP) is considered a progressive inflammatory disorder of the pancreas in which normal parenchymal morphology is irreversibly damaged and replaced by fibrosis and chronic inflammatory cell infiltrates. Clinical value of this histological definition is limited because some patients with histological definition of CP have no symptoms, histological features seen in CP…
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