Tuberculosis: Educational Film for Physicians and Family Doctors_ENG sub
13
November

Tuberculosis: Educational Film for Physicians and Family Doctors_ENG sub

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

USAID/Ukraine presents: an educational video for primary health-care providers: “TUBERCULOSIS.” By the middle of the 20th century, TB was deemed a mortal disease. At the beginning of World War I, TB mortality in the Russian Empire was higher than in other European countries, with 400 cases per 100,000 persons. Dr. Oleksii Abrikosov, a Russian pathologist, […]


Introducing Orthopedic Surgeon James Lewis D.O.
18
October

Introducing Orthopedic Surgeon James Lewis D.O.

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Hello, I’m Dr. Jim Lewis and I’m an orthopedic surgeon within Michigan Health, and a member of MidMichigan’s comprehensive musculoskeletal team. As an orthopedic surgeon, I’m dedicated to the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of injuries, disorders and diseases of the musculoskeletal system. This complex system includes bones, joints, ligaments, muscles, nerves and tendons. When it […]


Hersh Maniar, MD, Cardiothoracic Surgeon

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

I have been interested in medicine, I think ever since I was a younger child. No one in my family had ever gone into medicine, my mother had had an interest so she had always talked about it with me. I fortuitously did well in school and had the opportunity to go to medical school […]


Dr. Sophia Strike | Orthopaedic Hand Surgeon
16
October

Dr. Sophia Strike | Orthopaedic Hand Surgeon

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

>>Hi, my name is Sophie Strike, and I work in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery. I specialize in hand and upper extremity surgery, so I help patients who have problems with their elbow, lower arm, wrist, hand, and fingers. Additionally, I have training in Orthopedic Oncology. So I help people with lumps and bumps on […]


DeKalb Medical Physicians Group: Toco Hills Primary Care

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Dr. DiFulco: I’m Dr. Thomas DiFulco and I am a general internist and the lead physician here at the DeKalb Medical Toco Hills Primary Care office. Stephanie Richards: My name is Stephanie Richards and I’m a physician assistant with DeKalb Medical and I work at the Toco Hills Primary Care office. DiFulco: The Toco Hills […]


I Got a Fevah (and the Only Prescription is Less Callie) – The Misselthwaite Archives: Ep. 23

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

>>MARY: Hey! Dr. B! I got a fevah. And the only prescription – [cell phone vibrates] Holy freaking hell! OK. Here’s a question, Doctor. How do you get someone who’s really really really annoying to leave you the hell alone? Like, look at this. This is all from the last hour. “Best cat video ever.” […]



2018 Best Consulting Physician—Andrew Weiss, M.D., Howard County General Hospital
27
September

2018 Best Consulting Physician—Andrew Weiss, M.D., Howard County General Hospital

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , /

(gentle music)>>I come in and I do what I think is best for the patients, for their families. And I’m there to take care of the patients, number one, and to take care of the providers asking us to give help. A common problem we face is dealing with end-of-life care. It’s most important to […]


Etravirine Medication Overview
23
September

Etravirine Medication Overview

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , /

Etravirine is a prescription medication called a non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NNRTI) that is used in combination with other medications to treat human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in people who are at least 6 years of age. Etravirine is used when other medications have not been successful. This medication comes in tablet form and is usually […]


Rosiglitazone and Metformin Medication Uses and Side Effects
21
September

Rosiglitazone and Metformin Medication Uses and Side Effects

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , /

Rosiglitazone and metformin is a prescription medication used in combination with diet and exercise to improve blood sugar control in adults with type 2 diabetes. It is a combination product that contains two medications: rosiglitazone, a thiazolidinedione, and metformin, a biguanide. This medication comes in tablet form and is taken with meals as directed by […]