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Health Leaders Series: Interview with C. Michael Gibson, M.S., M.D. About Healthcare, Education and Technology

November 13, 2014


Michael Gibson, M.S., M.D. is an interventional cardiologist, cardiovascular researcher and educator who pioneered our understanding of the… Read More

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Image of the Week: Uncommon Markings

November 12, 2014


This patient presented with these markings after falling onto something unusual. He reported that the mark was accompanied by a burning and… Read More

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Diabetes Awareness Month Infographic

November 11, 2014


In recognition of Diabetes Awareness Month, we put together this infographic. Here are some tips for how healthcare professionals can empowe… Read More

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Health Leaders Series: Interview with Bill Crounse, M.D. About Healthcare and Technology

November 7, 2014


Bill Crounse, MD, is senior director, worldwide health, for the Microsoft Corporation. He travels nationally and internationally to evangeli… Read More

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Our Partnership with the Foundation for International Medical Relief of Children

November 6, 2014


We are proud to be partnering with FIMRC to raise awareness for their Global Health Volunteer Program, which engages 800 volunteers annually… Read More

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Image of the Week: Lung Cancer Awareness Month

November 5, 2014


We selected this image of the week in recognition of Lung Cancer Awareness Month. Approximately 50% of smokers will develop a pulmonary nodu… Read More

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Figure 1 is Now Available in South Africa

November 4, 2014


We’re excited to announce that Figure 1 is officially launching in South Africa today! We are thrilled to have the South African medica… Read More

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Subscribe to Categories and Follow People

November 3, 2014


Figure 1’s Latest Update Today we are releasing one of our biggest updates to Figure 1 yet. This new version prioritizes the… Read More

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Ambassador of the Month: Neek LaMantia

October 31, 2014


This month’s student ambassador of the month is Neek LaMantia, a third year dental student at the University of California, San Francisco. N… Read More

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Image of the Week – Conjoined Twins

October 30, 2014


Conjoined twins are incredibly rare, occurring about once in every 200,000 live births. These twins were seen on a medical mission trip. The… Read More

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Image of the Week: Rattlesnake Bite

October 22, 2014


This patient was bitten by a rattlesnake. Hand edema was present upon arrival at the hospital, and proximal progression of edema was measure… Read More

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Image of the Week: Pneumoperitoneum

October 15, 2014


This x-ray demonstrates a dramatic case of pneumoperitoneum, sometimes called free air under the diaphragm. This finding can be subtle but s… Read More