Loving life in medical practice
No abstract available (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: Becoming a PA Source Type: research

Clinical diagnosis: No ideas but in things
No abstract available (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: The Art of Medicine Source Type: research

What is causing this patient's severe itching?
No abstract available (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: A Difficult Diagnosis Source Type: research

A shadowing program for PAs and APRNs to promote collaborative care
This article describes a shadowing program aimed at promoting collaborative care among PAs and NPs at an academic medical center. The program fostered interprofessional and interdisciplinary experiences to improve collaborative skills. Clinicians who completed the program had a significant improvement in collaborative competencies, as measured by the Interprofessional Collaboration Competency Attainment Survey. (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: The Science of Healthcare Delivery Source Type: research

Postpartum depression
No abstract available (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: Quick Recertification Series Source Type: research

The cardiac effects of hydroxychloroquine in immune-mediated rheumatologic diseases
This article reviews the reduction of CVD and the cardiac adverse reactions associated with hydroxychloroquine. (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: Pharmacology Consult Source Type: research

PAs and point-of-care ultrasound: A scoping review
Conclusions: Machine availability and insufficient POCUS training and education opportunities limit widespread clinical use of POCUS by PAs. (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: Original Research Source Type: research

Optimizing nutrition in plant-based diets
This article discusses six common beliefs about plant-based diets and reviews guidelines for plant-based eating. (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: Review Article Source Type: research

A rare breast cancer in a patient with pierced nipples
This article describes a patient with whose presumed nipple infection was initially thought to be related to her nipple piercing. (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: 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, 2022 Category: Primary Care Tags: Post-Test Source Type: research

Acute respiratory distress syndrome
(ARDS) is a severe, often fatal, lung condition frequently seen in patients in the ICU. ARDS is triggered by an inciting event such as pneumonia or sepsis, which is followed by an inappropriate host inflammatory response that results in pulmonary edema and impaired gas exchange, and may progress to fibrosis. With the increased spotlight and discussion focused on ARDS during the COVID-19 pandemic, healthcare providers must be able to identify and manage symptoms based on evidence-based research. (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: CME: Pulmonology Source Type: research

An algorithm for successfully managing anterior shoulder instability
This article highlights the relevant anatomy, pathoanatomy, diagnostic examination including radiologic imaging, management, and prevention of complications for anterior shoulder instability. Minimizing recurrence is key to restoring function for patients to safely return to recreational and sporting activities, and to perform activities of daily living. (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: CME: Orthopedics Source Type: research

We can do better
No abstract available (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: Commentary Source Type: research

Recommended adult immunization schedule for ages 19 years or older: United States, 2022
No abstract available (Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants)
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants - February 23, 2022 Category: Primary Care Tags: Primary Care Source Type: research

A scar for life
No abstract available (Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants)
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants - February 23, 2022 Category: Primary Care Tags: Mindful Practice Source Type: research