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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Borreliosis (Lyme Disease): Clinical Cases

…four days Skin lesion developed three days after a hike through the woods No known history of tick bites Otherwise healthy, feeling well Initial evaluation Exam reveals a 7 cm annular erythematous, urticarial plaque consistent with erythema…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Erysipelas/Cellulitis: Clinical Cases

…cal rim Blood work reveals a leukocytosis, elevated ESR Admit to hospital for IV antibiotics (penicillin G) Next day Patient feeling better Significant reduction in erythema and edema of the left ear Fever resolved Discharge with 10-day course of…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Pruritic Urticarial Papules and Plaques of Pregnancy: Clinical Case

…e contacts with similar rash or itching, pets, or new medications. Her pregnancy has been uncomplicated and she is otherwise feeling well. On exam she has many 1-2 mm urticarial papules diffusely on her abdomen, especially along the striae and…

On the nature of thought processes and their relationship to the accumulation of knowledge, Part XV-Limits to cognition: epistemic, random, or both?

On the nature of thought processes and their relationship to the accumulation of knowledge, Part XV-Limits to cognition: epistemic, random, or both?

…hand I experience the sensations of my left hand. These are initially very diffuse, but by concentrating I can focus on the feeling in each finger. When I wiggle the fingers of my left hand I see a pink form wiggling in space in front of me. Now I…

On the nature of thought processes and their relationship to the accumulation of knowledge, Part XIII: The nature of evidence

On the nature of thought processes and their relationship to the accumulation of knowledge, Part XIII: The nature of evidence

…in associated with feelings, including the somatosensory cortex. We evolved this way because being able to assess easily our feelings better enabled us to determine whether we were in danger imminently. When the “truth bell” rings for each of us,…

Microscopic examination of normal nail clippings

Microscopic examination of normal nail clippings

…l microscopic preparations were done by one of the authors (AA), on the same day. There was no statistical difference in the feeling of dryness or in difficulty in cutting of the specimens among the groups (p=1 in both variables). Both PAS and…

On the nature of thought processes and their relationship to the accumulation of knowledge, Part XVI-The process of making a diagnosis

On the nature of thought processes and their relationship to the accumulation of knowledge, Part XVI-The process of making a diagnosis

…timately defined, if we deem them important enough to study and solve. An elegant example is given by Gerd Gigerenzer in Gut Feelings [8]. He describes the “gaze heuristic.” A friend of his played baseball and was very good at catching…