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practice updates

Generalized Non-Focal Weakness in the Elderly

Generalized weakness in the elderly patient is probably not your favorite chief complaint to evaluate, but these patients could be experiencing a life-threatening condition. What do you need to consider in these patients?

practice updates

Toxic Shock Syndrome: Keys in Diagnosis and Management

The patient with flu-like illness and diffuse erythroderma who appears sick... What should you consider? Could it be toxic shock syndrome? This post provides keys in the evaluation and management of toxic shock syndrome, as well as a downloadable handout.