The current model of surgically oriented podiatric residency training is serving our advanced surgeons well, but to best serve the needs of the future general practice podiatrists, a dual track third year is proposed and explained.
The cell phone has been my greatest tool in caring for the acute diabetic foot patient. Picking it up quickly to call or text a consult to your preferred specialists speeds up the critical care that will save your patients limb.
Vitiligo is a highly noticeable cosmetic skin condition that has a negative stigma associated with it. Although it is still a deeply stressful condition, with education and a greater acceptance of diversity, attitudes are improving.
Did you know albumin and prealbumin should not be used as markers of nutritional status? Albumin and prealbumin are negative acute phase reactants that are decreased in inflammatory states. Learn more about this issue in this week's Practice Perfect.