“Scleral icterus” is a misnomer–seriously! And that’s just the first pearl in this post about hyperbilirubinemia. So put on your sunglasses and get ready for some knowledge phototherapy.
Human milk is the best stuff there is to feed an infant. How can we as pediatricians best support parents with breastfeeding/chestfeeding? How can we ensure that our language is inclusive? What local, national, and international resources are out there to best support our families?
Constipation in kiddos is common, and it’s almost always functional in etiology. What can we do about it? And what should we watch out for in the occasional case of a non-functional cause?
Secondhand smoke (SHS) can’t be good, right? Let’s take a deep dive into just how bad SHS may be…
How many people are successful in quitting smoking? What therapies are available to patients? And just how effective is varenicline anyway?
HTN is a *vital* topic. Dr Mahoney breaks it down for us into the nuts and bolts!
Do you know your tympanic membrane anatomy? Why is it important to differentiate OME from AOM?
What is POCUS? What are the basics of cardiac and lung US? And what are some general tips for the beginner?
Have you ever tried the Windlass test when evaluating a patient for plantar fasciitis? What about imaging? And what therapies should we consider if conservative management fails?
What adverse health outcomes are associated with insomnia? What treatment should we try before thinking about pharmacotherapy? And how much sleep did you really get last night?