Summer 2019 - Volume 23 Number 3

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Original Research and Contributions

Hypocalcemia after Total Thyroidectomy in Graves Disease
Malak Al Qubaisi; Philip I Haigh, MD, MSc, FRCSC, FACS

Reduced Health Care Utilization among  Elderly Patients with Informal Caregivers
Caroline Carlin, PhD; Guy David, PhD

The Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Annual Research Week Abstracts
John J Sim, MD; Kristen Ironside, MA; Gary W Chien, MD

Rapid Implementation of Intraoperative Ultrasonography to Reduce Wire Localization in The Permanente Medical Group
Sharon Chang, MD; Magdalene Brooke, MD; Elizabeth Cureton, MD; Alice Yeh, MD; Rhona Chen, MD; Nicole Mazzetti-Barros, MPH/CHES; Reza Rahbari, MD; Sherry Butler, MD; Nicole Hill, MD; Veronica Shim, MD

Mastectomy or Breast-Conserving Therapy: Which Factors Influence A Patient’s Decision?
David Moiel, MD; John Thompson, MD; Kenneth D Larsen, MD, PhD

Special Report

A Daily Hospital Progress Note that Increases Physician Usability of the Electronic Health Record by Facilitating a Problem-Oriented Approach to the Patient and Reducing Physician Clerical Burden
James M Sutton, MD; Steven R Ash, MD; Akram Al Makki, MD; Rabih Kalakeche, MD

Imprinting Care and the Loss of Patient Narrative:  Creation and Standardization of Medical Records
Kacper Niburski, PhD

Healthcare Communication

Help Your Patients Stay Healthy on Their Cruise Vacation: Suggestions for Primary Care Physicians from a Cruise  Ship Physician
Lee Jacobs, MD

Review Article

Self-Management of Depression: Beyond the Medical Model
Harpreet S Duggal, MD, FAPA

The Critical Response Team in Airway Emergencies
John F Damrose, MD, FACS; William Eropkin, RRT, RCP; Serena Ng, MD; Sheik Cale, DO; Subhendra Banerjee, MD, FACS

Case Reports

Agranulocytosis from Outpatient Antimicrobial  Treatment with Ceftriaxone: A Case Report
Yevgeniy Genchanok, MD; Seda S Tolu, MD; Heidy Wang; Shitij Arora, MD, FACP

Clinical Practice

How to Determine Whether Our Patients Can Function in the Workplace: A Missed Opportunity in Medical Training Programs
Edward C Alvino, MD; Taha Mansoor Ahmad, MD, MPH

Clinical Medicine

Extraskeletal Ewing Sarcoma of the Jejunum: A Case Report
Colby Cantu, MD; Elizabeth Bressler, MD; Josephine Dermawan, MD, PhD; Kristen Paral, MD

Image Diagnosis: Disappearing Digits: Metabolic Bone Disease in End-Stage Renal Disease
Shitij Arora, MD, FACP; Fathima Jahufar, MD

Image Diagnosis: Boxers Ear
Satvinder Singh Bakshi, MS, DNB

Unrecognized Value of Carcinoembryonic Antigen in Recurrent Rectal and Sigmoid Colon Cancer: Case Series
Leonid L Yavorkovsky, MD, PhD; Myron S Kwong, MD; Sejal Jhatakia, MD; Pilar Ivanov, MD

Disseminated Herpes Simplex Masquerading as Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis: A Case Report
Jean W Liew, MD; Brian L Jones, MD, PhD; Alan J Hunter, MD

Inguinal Solitary Fibrous Tumor: A Case Report
Mohamed Ali Essid, MD; Abderrazak Bouzouita, MD; Ahlem Blel, MD; Ahmed Saadi, MD

Percutaneous Endoscopic Necrosectomy of Complex Walled-Off Lateral Necrosis of the Pancreas with the Aid of Laparoscopic Babcock Forceps: A Case Report of an Endoscopic and Radiologic Team Approach
Andrew K Nguyen, MD, MBA; Andrew J Song; Tanya Swopes, RN; Albert Ko, MD; Brian S Lim, MD, MCR

Narrative Medicine

Caring for Youth in Juvenile Detention Centers: A Story of Hope
Tim Lubben, MA

Book Review

Lost Connections: Uncovering the Real Causes of Depression—and the Unexpected Solutions
Review by Igor Sapozhnikov, MD


Why I Treat Obesity
Adam Gilden Tsai, MD, MSCE, FACP

Legal Perspectives on Telemedicine Part 1: Legal and Regulatory Issues
Christian D Becker, MD, PhD; Katherine Dandy, Esq; Max Gaujean, Esq; Mario Fusaro, MD; Corey Scurlock, MD


We Can Save a Million Hearts
Thomas E Kottke, MD, MSPH; Sarah Horst, MA


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