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  • Measuring BP Is Simple, Right? Not so Fast   Making sure blood pressure is measured appropriately, both in the office and at home, is the first step in ensuring optimal care of the hypertensive patient.
  • A 38-Year-Old Man With Back and Side Pain: USMLE Question A 38-year-old man presents with pulsatile right-sided back and side pain that has been radiating to his groin. What's the most likely cause?
  • 5 Dietary Tips to Share With Your Patients With the constant barrage of nutrition and diet advice, it's difficult to know what 'healthy eating' really means. Here are five simple evidence-based tips to share when counseling your patients.
  • Atrial Fibrillation: What's New? Not Much An investigation of AF trials on found few studies of high scientific rigor. John Mandrola, MD, ponders the implications for patient management.