Clinical Cases

Asking Pediatric Patients About Drug Use

Editor’s Note: This post was previously published in In Practice which is hosted by the New England Journal of Medicine and NEJM Journal Watch. I remember the very first time I obtained an adolescent HEADSSS assessment in graduate school (HEADSSS being the acronym for Home environment, Education...
| March 9th, 2017| Learning| 0 Comments|

NEJM Knowledge+ Clinical Cases: Treating Hep C

Hepatitis C treatment has been changing at a pace almost too rapid for the average physician to keep up with. Until recently, HCV treatment required weekly interferon injections plus oral ribavirin for up to a year and was effective in only about half of patients with genotype...
| June 8th, 2015| NEJM Knowledge+| 2 Comments|