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Dengue Fever

"Hundreds of thousands of cases of hemorrhagic fever yearly"

Kyle Brown, MD discusses dengue (aka "breakbone") fever in this detailed review, including characteristics of high-risk patients, criteria for making the diagnosis clinically, and current treatment recommendations.

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Bath Salts

"Psychosis that can last for days to weeks"

Unless your patient on bath salts is very forthcoming, you may be on your own when making this clinical diagnosis. Be prepared with this primer on cathinones by Kyle Brown, MD.