The subtle Lisfranc injury: A case for bilateral weight-bearing radiographs
This article describes a patient who presented to an orthopedic office with complaints of right foot pain and an inability to participate in physical activity following an intramural sports injury 3 months earlier, and was eventually diagnosed with Lisfranc injury. (Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants)
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants - May 1, 2022 Category: Primary Care Tags: Case Report Source Type: research

Inner dialogue
No abstract available (Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants)
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants - May 1, 2022 Category: Primary Care Tags: Mindful Practice Source Type: research

What do we do with suffering?
No abstract available (Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants)
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants - May 1, 2022 Category: Primary Care Tags: The Art of Medicine Source Type: research

An uncommon head mass
No abstract available (Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants)
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants - May 1, 2022 Category: Primary Care Tags: A Difficult Diagnosis Source Type: research

Post-traumatic stress disorder
No abstract available (Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants)
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants - May 1, 2022 Category: Primary Care Tags: Quick Recertification Series Source Type: research

PA clinical postgraduate training: A half-century of development
This article describes the history of CPGT programs, training, and establishment of an accreditation process for educational standardization. (Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants)
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants - May 1, 2022 Category: Primary Care Tags: Special Article Source Type: research

Reasons for unsuccessful research submissions to JAAPA
Conclusion: The most common reasons for manuscript rejection can be overcome through research planning and manuscript preparation. (Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants)
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants - May 1, 2022 Category: Primary Care Tags: Brief Research Report Source Type: research

Psychologic wellness of PA, NP, and physician hospitalists during the COVID-19 pandemic
Conclusions: During the COVID-19 pandemic, global well-being was lower for PAs and NPs compared with physician hospitalists. These results can guide support programs for hospitalists. (Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants)
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants - May 1, 2022 Category: Primary Care Tags: Original Research Source Type: research

Updates on the diagnosis and management of celiac disease
Celiac disease is a chronic autoimmune enteropathy affecting about 1% of the population. Gluten ingestion triggers an immune response in genetically susceptible patients, resulting in intestinal and extraintestinal disease manifestations. Current recommendations for diagnosis include serology for celiac-specific antibodies to transglutaminase, endomysium, and deamidated gliadin, and IgA serology. New highly accurate point-of-care tests can efficiently screen for celiac disease and improve the diagnostic timeframe. Definitive diagnosis is most commonly made via biopsy of the small bowel showing villous atrophy. A gluten-fre...
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants - May 1, 2022 Category: Primary Care Tags: Review Article Source Type: research

A case of acquired angioedema
This article describes a patient whose recurrent angioedema was initially diagnosed as angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor-induced angioedema. However, after further testing, she was diagnosed with acquired angioedema and subsequently treated with a synthetic bradykinin B2-receptor antagonist. (Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants)
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants - May 1, 2022 Category: Primary Care Tags: Case Report Source Type: research

Cme post-test
No abstract available (Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants)
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants - May 1, 2022 Category: Primary Care Tags: Post-Test Source Type: research

Hypogonadism in men: Updates and treatments
Hypogonadism is a clinical syndrome of testosterone deficiency that presents with nonspecific symptoms of sexual dysfunction, fatigue, and decreased strength or muscle mass. Men with obesity, diabetes, and other comorbidities are at higher risk for hypogonadism. Patients presenting with symptoms should be tested for low testosterone and treated with testosterone replacement. Testosterone therapy carries risks and must be closely monitored. Patients treated for hypogonadism may experience improvement of symptoms and quality of life. (Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants)
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants - May 1, 2022 Category: Primary Care Tags: CME: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Diagnosis, management, and prevention of acute rheumatic fever in the United States
This article describes how to identify acute rheumatic fever and provides prompt management and prevention strategies to reduce patient risk for lifelong complications. (Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants)
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants - May 1, 2022 Category: Primary Care Tags: CME: Cardiology Source Type: research

Calcitonin gene-related peptide antagonist therapy and migraines
This article describes the new medications. (Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants)
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants - May 1, 2022 Category: Primary Care Tags: Pharmacology Consult Source Type: research

Long-term effects of medication for opioid use disorder in children
This article discusses the neurocognitive development consequences of medicated opioid use disorder on infants and children and methods to help them reach their potential into adulthood. (Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants)
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants - April 1, 2022 Category: Primary Care Tags: Special Article Source Type: research