Before treating the patient who has a ventricular arrhythmia, it is important to define the goals of therapy and the risk/benefit relationship of drug therapy.
Obesity in children is most often due to exogenous causes, such as overeating.
In the past, patients suffering from diseases of the pituitary gland often presented late during the disease process. Patients with pituitary tumours were usually not diagnosed until significant visual field loss had occurred.
Relaxing to preserve equilibrium between optimum and harmful levels of stress is a skill that can be learned.
Last month Dr Schwellnus discussed the patellofemoral syndrome. In this succeeding article other disorders of the knee extensor mechanism will be highlighted.
Selecting the appropriate therapy for patients with hyperlipidaemia is complicated by the absence of a consensus on treatment goals.
Sick sinus syndrome (SSS) is usually a disease of the elderly, produced by idiopathic degeneration of the sinoatrial node.
Memory constitutes a basic requirement for a rich life.