Pertinent advice for preventing heart attacks and strokes in some patients, and intervening and treating them in others, was conveyed at the 54th Scientific Sessions of the American Heart Association, in this, the group's home city.
It is now 60 years since insulin was first used successfully in a young diabetic man with ketoacidosis.
Dieting cannot re-educate a patient's eating habits and may actually aggravate a mass problem once the diet is abandoned.
Should doctors begin exercising greater caution in prescribing digitalis to patients who've had an acute myocardial infarction?
A mini-atlast of penile lesions which the practising doctor might see and should recognise.