Contents – July 2016

CURRENT MEDICAL ISSUES Volume 14 Issue 3 July 2016

Issue focus – BREAST DISEASES

TOPIC IN FOCUS

Breast Cancer                            Patricia Sebastian et al.         

Lactational Breast Abscess                        Sasank K, et. al.    

Mastalgia – Clinical Approach and Management    Sudhakar B, Kirubah V. David

ARTICLES

Headache, management of migraine                    Vivek Mathew        
Bedside ultrasound – Lung Ultrasound in ICU         Kishore K Pichamuthu        

EVIDENCE BASED MEDICINE

Diagnosis of sepsis and septic shock – The Sepsis – 3 Guidelines

Which skin antiseptic agent works better with caesarean delivery?

Effectiveness of breast cancer screening – USPST recommendation

Cochrane Evidence Update – Are corticosteroids effective for managing tuberculous meningitis?

Cochrane Evidence Update – Daily iron supplementation in menstruating women   

The AHA 2015 guidelines for cardiac arrest and CPR                    

MEDICAL IMAGES

CME in Images                                             

MEDICINE AND THE LAW

Legal Aspects of Medicine – Queries Answered

HISTORY OF MEDICINE

Ida S. Scudder

OPINION/ PRACTICE STORIES

The science and art of prescribing – Interview with Dr. George Joseph            

The bondage of alcoholism

Helpless Patients, Hapless Doctors – The dilemma of Blood Banking

Mizoram, our mission field

REGULARS

Letters from Readers

Clinical Questions from readers

CME Quiz

Drug Dialogues

DEVOTIONAL 

The rejected stone