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Dear Colleague
 
We welcome Colorado Chapter, American Academy of Family Physicians
(AAFP) to MedConnect. You can visit their home page shortly in Chapter
News.
 
The following programs are now presented at http://www.medconnect.com
 
CME PROGRAM: "TRAUMA IN PREGNANCY". This excellent presentation features
cardiotocographic strips of fetal distress, and animated GIF files of
Uterine displacement and other approaches to prevent maternal
hypotension.
 
PEDIATRIC NEWS AT YOUR DESKTOP
 
(*)Outcomes of children with first seizures
(*)Male adolescents involved in pregnancy
(*)Risk factors for the Infant in prone sleep position
(*)Ketorolac induced acute renal failure in a previously health
adolescent
(*)Invasive pneumococcal infection in a community hospital
 
 
EMERGENCY MEDICINE NEWS AT YOUR DESKTOP
 
(*)Ectopic Pregnancy: Prospective Study with Improved Diagnostic
Accuracy
(*)Use of Racemic Epinephrine, Dexamethasone, and Mist in the
Outpatient Management of Croup
(*)Ultrasound versus Radiography in the Detection of Soft-Tissue
Foreign Bodies
(*)The Role of Serum Phosphate Level and Acute Ischemic Bowel
Disease
(*)Metoclopramide in Trauma CT Scanning: Preventing Emesis of Oral
Radiographic Contrast
(*)Reliability of Subjective Fever in Triage of Adult Patients
(*)Hypoglycemia Manifested by Sinus Bradycardia: A Report of Three
Cases
 
 
PRIMARY CARE NEWS AT YOUR DESKTOP
 
(*)Thrombolytic Therapy with Streptokinase in Acute Ischemic Stroke
(*)Zinc Gluconate Lozenges for Treating the Common Cold
(*)Modelling Cost-Effectiveness of Helicobacter Pylori Screening to
Prevent Gastric Cancer: A Mandate for Clinical Trials.
 
 
BOARD REVIEWS: Main Presentation "APPROACH TO MUSCULOSKELETAL DISEASE."
The Board Review also includes Board Review Pearls.
 
MANAGED CARE FORUM: A discussion on "CLINICAL PRACTICE GUIDELINES". Do
not forget to visit the discussion forum within the Managed Care Forum
where many threads relevant to your practice are being discussed.
 
 
CASES OF THE MONTH:
 
1. Pediatrics - An excellent interactive presentation  on "PEDIATRIC
ASTHMA".
 
2. Toxicology- "AN IRONY OF MODERN POST NATAL CARE." This discusses
poisoning in a three year old boy.
 
JOKE OF THE MONTH features two interesting jokes on life in medicine.
 
We thank you for your comments and submissions to HealthAtoZ. We are
making the changes you requested at http://www.HealthAtoZ.com The
"TOPIC OF THE MONTH" features LYME DISEASE. The topic of the month for
September is "KNOW YOUR CHOLESTEROL". HealthAtoZ News covers the recent
developments in Health, Medicine and Fitness every two weeks. Hundreds
of new  sites have been added to the database in the past couple of
weeks. All are manually catalogued by medical professionals. WE HOPE YOU
WILL FIND THIS RESOURCE INVALUABLE FOR YOURSELVES AND YOUR PATIENTS.
 
Please visit us at http://www.medconnect.com and participate in the
discussions. Your participation will greatly enrich them. Do also
register so that we can directly e-mail you "MEDICAL NEWS AT YOUR
DESKTOP", and updates on our innovative programs.
 
Thank you.
All Staff at medconnect
http://www.medconnect.com
 
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