1 - 10 of 52 articles
—To assess a bedside technique for diagnosing osteomyelitis.
—We prospectively assessed infected pedal ulcers for detectable bone by probing with a sterile, blunt, stainless steel probe. We then examined the relationship between detection of bone and the presence or absence...
—Unlike Dr Kopans, we believe that public policies about screening should be based on verifiable, published information. The unpublished meta-analysis to which Kopans refers excludes the major Canadian study,1 which was the only study explicitly designed to assess the value of...
Withholding and withdrawal of life support in intensive care units (ICUs) has become the norm rather than the exception in the United States since the mid 1980s.1,2 We are all familiar with the tremendous impact of the Karen Ann Quinlan case in 1976, the report of the President's Commission for...
—I appreciate Dr Bestler's letter and, in response, I would like to make a distinction between the two types of group differences Dawson and colleagues1 found in their study of the performance of men and women of various ethnic backgrounds on the National Board of Medical Examiners...
To the Editor.
—After reading the Editorial entitled "Examining the Examinations for Licensure and Certification in Medicine" by Dr Norcini,1I was left with the discomforting impression that Norcini is recommending that if candidates fail the examination it may be the examination's fault rather...
To the Editor.
—We are concerned about several aspects of the report by Dr Kleinman and colleagues1 on use of tympanostomy tubes in children. Children with recurrent acute otitis media who fail antibiotic prophylaxis are appropriately considered for placement of ventilating tubes but were...
—To examine the cost-effectiveness of approaches to the diagnosis and treatment of patients with type II (non—insulin-dependent) diabetes mellitus (NIDDM) who have foot infections and suspected osteomyelitis.
—Decision and cost-effectiveness analyses were performed using a...
Read and print from thousands of top scholarly journals.
Continue with Facebook
Sign up with Google
Log in with Microsoft
Already have an account? Log in
Bookmark this article. You can see your Bookmarks on your DeepDyve Library.
To save an article, log in first, or sign up for a DeepDyve account if you don’t already have one.
Sign Up Log In
To subscribe to email alerts, please log in first, or sign up for a DeepDyve account if you don’t already have one.
To get new article updates from a journal on your personalized homepage, please log in first, or sign up for a DeepDyve account if you don’t already have one.