Dyspnoea in the elderly maybe due to chronic obstructive airways disease, coronary artery disease or an age related decline in pulmonary function.
Calcium-channel blockers (CCB), also known as calcium blockers or calcium antagonists, have recently emerged as a class of useful drugs for the treatment of angina, hypertension and certain arrhythmias.
This article deals with napkin rash, acute urticaria, strawberry naevus, non-specific eruptions and juvenile plantar dermatosis.
Most generalised convulsions, even relatively long ones, will do no lasting harm.
This MODERN MEDICINE PATIENT HANDOUT dispels some of the most enduring myths and rumours, and sets the record straight on what we know so far about how the AIDS virus is - and is not - spread.