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When radiologists were scary.

There are numerous benefits for physician participation in a care-team program to benefit their medical practice's complex-care patients.

Multiple myeloma patients had better overall survival if they had prior knowledge of having monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance.

The FDA has approved nivolumab (Opdivo) for the treatment of metastatic squamous non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) in patients who have progressed on a platinum-based chemotherapy.

For many obese adults, diet and exercise are not enough to achieve durable weight loss. Three drugs are approved in the US as adjunctive therapy for obesity management. Weigh in with what you know with answers to these 3 questions.

Media attention to bipolar and Internet-based information lead some people to decide (mistakently) that they have the condition. Correct assessment and affirming reassurance, studies snow, is what patients with mood instability want most.

Animal and human studies confirm a role for aberrant development of neurons that control dopamine and serotonin in mood fluctuations in bipolar disorder.

Here’s a call to neither “praise nor bury” the annual physical, but rather to determine its scientific efficacy in specific contexts.

While chatting with a patient of mine this week, I suddenly realized I had forgotten how long it had been since she was diagnosed. Time moves strangely in the world of cancer, too slow to comfort us, too fast in spiriting us away.

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