July 2013

posted Sep 22, 2013, 6:50 PM by PC/SM Chief Resident   [ updated Dec 7, 2013, 2:39 PM ]
Dr. Jon Giftos asked: "In a 52 yo woman with nearly daily migraine headaches, can amitriptyline reduce migraine frequency, severity and duration?"

Dr. Mayce Mansour asked: "In a 60 yo black man with HTN, what is the cardiovascular mortality benefit of using a non-thiazide agent as monotherapy in the treatment of HTN?  Is there evidence to suggest that this differs from treatment of white patients?" 

Dr. Jon Ross asked: "In a 61 yo man with chronic constipation/IBS, can SSRI therapy lead to symptomatic improvement?"
Dr. Catherine Trimbur asked: "In a 58 yo man with longstanding T2DM, how does blood pressure control affect microvascular and macrovascular outcomes?"