A 30-year-old woman is evaluated for a 2-month history of diarrhea with three to five loose stools per day.
This month's quiz asks readers to evaluate a 38-year-old man with a recent diagnosis of ulcerative colitis whose symptoms have not improved with initial prednisone treatment.
This month's quiz asks readers to evaluate a 58-year-old man at a follow-up visit for hepatitis C-related cirrhosis complicated by nonbleeding small esophageal varices and ascites.
This month's quiz asks readers to determine the most appropriate follow-up for a 41-year-old woman who was diagnosed with gallstones after an ED visit 1 week ago.
This month's quiz asks readers to evaluate a 55-year-old woman who had bariatric surgery eight years ago.
In addition, it will include a Test Yourself section with a question from ACP's Medical Knowledge Self-Assessment Program (MKSAP); summaries of articles from Annals of Internal Medicine, including ACP
A 65-year-old man is evaluated after a positive stool antigen test for Helicobacter pylori infection obtained to confirm eradication after therapy.
However, it is not the best test in a patient with symptoms of oropharyngeal dysphagia. ... indicated). Key Point. The initial test of choice for evaluation of oropharyngeal dysphagia is videofluoroscopy.
This month's quiz asks readers to determine the appropriate interval for repeating colonoscopy in a 57-year-old woman whose most recent screening colonoscopy disclosed a 12-mm sessile serrated polyp in the ascending colon.
This month's quiz asks readers to determine the next step in management for a 30-year-old woman with Lynch syndrome, based on her family history and the identification of a genetic mutation.