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Starting a new chapter...

Today was a day that started out with a crisp clean fresh page in front of me, stepping into new and unknown territory in a new phase of my journey.  629 more words

Chronic Illness

Oops Did I Just Pull the Trigger? I really must do better next time!

Triggers… if you have any kind of chronic illness this is something that at some point you will most likely have investigated. What is it that triggers my condition?  623 more words

Chronic Illness

Acute Red Eye Physical Diagnosis

Best approaches to physical diagnosis of acute red eye

Clinical Question:
What signs or symptoms are indicative of serious eye disease in patients with red eye or a bacterial cause in patients with presumed conjunctivitis? 92 more words

Family Medicine/Pearls

Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis - The 3% Rule

~ 3% of patients with psoriasis have psoriatic arthritis and ~ 3% will
develop it annually

Clinical Question:
How common is psoriatic arthritis in patients with psoriasis and how often will they develop arthritis? 98 more words

Evidence-Based Medicine

International Journal of Ophthalmology & Eye Science

International Journal of Ophthalmology & Eye Science (IJOES) ISSN 2332-290X is a comprehensive, peer reviewed journal devoted to Ophthalmology & Eye Science.IJOES, published by SciDocPublishers is an Open Access journal that includes high quality papers, which covers all major areas of Ophthalmology & Eye Science and its diagnosis. 27 more words

SciDoc Publishers

Anterior Uveitis - Differential Diagnosis

DDx of anterior uveitis:

  • Medication side-effect (secondary uveitis)
  • Ocular lymphoma (masquerader)
  • Bloodborne infection (masquerader)
  • Seronegative spondyloarthropathies
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Syphilis
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Reactive arthritis (formerly Reiter syndrome, “can’t see, can’t pee, can’t climb a tree”)
Family Medicine/Pearls

Top News: #EyeHealth

Here are the top read news for #EyeHealth:

Eyebrow and Eyelash Coloring Could Harm Your Vision:

According to Academy spokesperson Purnima Patel, MD, both eyebrow and eyelash tinting pose health dangers because they are so close to the eye. 436 more words