Recommended adult immunization schedule for ages 19 years or older: United States, 2021
No abstract available (Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants)
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants - April 1, 2021 Category: Primary Care Tags: Primary Care Source Type: research

Finding the calm within the storm
No abstract available (Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants)
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants - April 1, 2021 Category: Primary Care Tags: Becoming a PA Source Type: research

At a loss
No abstract available (Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants)
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants - April 1, 2021 Category: Primary Care Tags: The Art of Medicine Source Type: research

An unresponsive hand eruption
No abstract available (Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants)
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants - April 1, 2021 Category: Primary Care Tags: A Difficult Diagnosis Source Type: research

Gestational trophoblastic disease
No abstract available (Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants)
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants - April 1, 2021 Category: Primary Care Tags: Quick Recertification Series Source Type: research

Treating breast implant-associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma
This article reviews BIA-ALCL, addresses public safety advisories, and emphasizes protocol that all clinicians should follow when encountering a patient with textured breast implants. (Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants)
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants - April 1, 2021 Category: Primary Care Tags: Special Article Source Type: research

ACLS interventional skills: Are we as good as we should be?
Conclusions: ACLS providers feel confident in their ACLS skills; however, actual performance demonstrated poor performance in the management of patients with stable and unstable tachyarrhythmias. The recommendation is to observe initial and recertification ACLS classes to investigate the standard to which these core skills are being taught and evaluated. (Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants)
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants - April 1, 2021 Category: Primary Care Tags: Original Research Source Type: research

Managing a patient with purple urine bag syndrome
This article discusses how to identify, diagnose, and treat purple urine bag syndrome. (Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants)
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants - April 1, 2021 Category: Primary Care Tags: Case Report Source Type: research

Intracerebral hemorrhage after kratom ingestion
This article describes a man with an intracerebral hemorrhage possibly secondary to kratom ingestion. (Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants)
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants - April 1, 2021 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 - April 1, 2021 Category: Primary Care Tags: Post-Test Source Type: research

On the hunt for a cure: A guide to Huntington disease
Huntington disease is a rare genetic disorder characterized by motor, cognitive, and psychiatric impairments. Although the typical patient has a positive family history and initially presents with chorea between ages 30 and 50 years, some patients do not have a typical presentation. Healthcare providers should know when to refer patients to neurology for testing for Huntington disease. The earlier the diagnosis is made, the earlier the patient and patient's family can receive education about the expected disease trajectory. A multidisciplinary approach is required to mitigate symptoms as the disease progresses. Although no...
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants - April 1, 2021 Category: Primary Care Tags: CME: Genetic Conditions Source Type: research

Optimizing the management of inpatient cardiac arrest
Cardiac arrest is a common event in the inpatient setting, and although attempts have been made to simplify the approach to its management via systemwide training in CPR and Advanced Cardiac Life Support, significant challenges remain in implementing these guidelines in the management of cardiac arrest. (Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants)
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants - April 1, 2021 Category: Primary Care Tags: CME: Hospital Medicine Source Type: research

Which SSRI is safest for patients with CVD and major depressive disorder?
This article reviews the safety of SSRIs in patients with CVD and discusses SSRI selection. (Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants)
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants - April 1, 2021 Category: Primary Care Tags: Pharmacology Consult Source Type: research

Public health and immunizations—PAs move forward in disease prevention
No abstract available (Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants)
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants - April 1, 2021 Category: Primary Care Tags: Editorial Source Type: research

Reflections from the COVID trenches
No abstract available (Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants)
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants - February 24, 2021 Category: Primary Care Tags: Mindful Practice Source Type: research