Blood Pressure Target in ICH

There are a lot of controversies around this topic, but It sounds like lowering blood pressure is safe, the following Stroke link recommend SBP 140 is safe, I am not sure the exact number or acceptable number to drop BP but obviously, we should not be worried to drop SBP in hypertensive hemorrhagic stroke as […]

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NSAIDS and Osteoarthritis Pain

What is your choice to treat chronic joint pain? I know! It is very frustrating for patients and physicians, I took 800mg of Motrin but… and you know Narcotics wont do anything with pain. Lancet in a meta-analysis compared NSAIDs, Acetaminophen, or placebo. They concluded that Diclofenac 150 mg/day is the most effective NSAID available […]

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Unnecessary Medical Screening Tests

I would like to quote this again from Dr. Oslser “The good physician treats the disease; the great physician treats the patient who has the disease”.¬† Are we following him? We did not go to medical school to being uncomfortable, we went to medical school to be comfortable , but I don’t think that we […]

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