Looking for a way to up your precepting game through the use of technology? In this piece, we provide some free and relatively easy-to-use tools that you can incorporate into your learning experience.
The Eighth National Joint Committee recommends a thiazide-type diuretic as one of the first line treatment options for patients with hypertension. However, there is substantial evidence to support the use of a thiazide-like diuretic (e.g., chlorthalidone) over a thiazide diuretic (e.g., hydrochlorothiazide or HCTZ). In this piece, we review the data on why thiazide-like agents should be preferred in this setting.
What is the most optimal strategy for the pharmacologic management of pericarditis? Dr. Benjamin Laliberte reviews the latest evidence in a new video.