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Medical Case Studies

Image of the Week: A Breakthrough Pediatric Cancer Treatment

April 8, 2015


This image shows the femur of a 10 year-old boy with Ewing’s Sarcoma who underwent limb salvage therapy. This process involves en bloc resec… Read More

Medical Case Studies

The Core and the Niche: Communication as the Key to MRONJ Treatment

April 8, 2015


Brian (Ho-Hyun) Sun is a current dental student at the Western University of Health Sciences and a graduate of UCLA’s Division of Oral… Read More

Medical Case Studies

Image of the Week: A Treatment Dilemma

April 1, 2015


This patient presented with multiple massive keloids across her back. While the pathways that cause these growths to appear are not well und… Read More

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Health Leaders Series: Interview with Dr. Arshya Vahabzadeh on Innovation and Education in Psychiatry

March 26, 2015


Arshya Vahabzadeh M.D. is a Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital based physician-technologist, trained in both medicine… Read More

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Image of the Week: Help Identify this Pediatric Growth

March 25, 2015


We’ve selected our image of the week. A 5 year-old patient presents with this lesion, which began as a blister and evolved into the above gr… Read More

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Image of the Week: Do You Recognize this Rhythm?

March 18, 2015


A 65 year-old patient was admitted to the hospital after several days of emesis. Shortly after admission, the patient developed an acute arr… Read More

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Health Leaders Series: Interview with Dr. Ranjana Srivastava on Communicating Effectively with Patients

March 17, 2015


Dr. Ranjana Srivastava is a medical oncologist and writer based in Melbourne at Monash Health, one of Australia’s largest public hospital ne… Read More

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Share your Practice Areas and Interests with the Community

March 16, 2015


We’ve made it easier to share your knowledge and experience on Figure 1. In your profile you can now add practice areas and interests… Read More

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Radiological Images that Make the Invisible Visible – Part 2

March 12, 2015


This is the second piece in a two-part series highlighting the radiology images that have been chosen as Images of the Week on Figure 1… Read More

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Psychological Impacts of Conflict in the Ukraine

March 12, 2015


When one thinks of conflict zones, the instinct is often to think of physical injuries sustained by civilians—but it is important to note th… Read More

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Image of the Week: What Caused this Pain and Paresthesia?

March 11, 2015


We’ve selected our image of the week. Following a total hip replacement, this 61 year-old patient developed heterotrophic ossification which… Read More

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Health Leaders Series: Interview with Larry Chu, MD, MS on Innovation in Medicine

March 8, 2015


Dr. Larry Chu is a practicing physician who runs the Anesthesia Informatics and Media (AIM) lab at Stanford University. He is an Associate P… Read More