This JAMA “Grand Rounds” CME article concludes that an increasing body of evidence has suggested benefits of mineralocorticoid receptor antagonists, such as eplerenone and spironolactone, in improving blood pressure control in patients with resistant hypertension, regardless of cirulating aldosterone levels. … learn more
VTE is a major source of morbidity and mortality in the United States. The American College of Chest Physicians Antithrombotic Guidelines, 9th Edition, includes a large number of clinical practice recommendations regarding the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of venous thromboembolism. … learn more
Primary care interventions to prevent tobacco use in children and adolescents: USPSTF recommendation statementby jmiller on June 10, 2014
Infectious diseases specialty intervention is associated with decreased mortality and lower healthcare costsby jmiller on June 10, 2014
Dr . Phillip started practicing family medicine in 1972 at South County Health Center. He was instrumental in establishing the center, which was set up to serve patients in an area where there was a lack of physicians.
Dr. Phillip … learn more
By Stephen Cattaneo, MD, Medical Director, Thoracic Oncology
In recent years, e-cigarettes have increased in popularity. They are often advertised as a “healthier” and cheaper alternative to cigarette smoking. While this may be true, without large scale research studies it … learn more