Connection Between Migraine and Hypertension in Women

Dr Pamela Rist discusses her research in women with migraine and hypertension at the 2017 American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting in Boston, MA. Scroll to below the video for a full text transcript of Dr Rist’s interview.



Case Study: Bilateral Knee Pain

A 57-year-old woman presents with bilateral knee pain. Standing anteroposterior radiograph (Figure) shows varus deformities of both knees. The patient is scheduled for a total knee replacement.
Figure 1. Anteroposterior radiograph of the left knee.

Case Study: Left Knee Pain and Deformity Following a Fall

A 63-year-old man presents to the emergency department with left knee pain and deformity after he fell off a deck approximately 6 hours earlier. He was intoxicated when he fell approximately 10 feet and landed on his left leg. Anteroposterior and lateral radiographs of the left knee (Figures 1 and 2) show a posterior knee…

Case Study: A 2-Year History of Headaches and Blurred Vision

A 29-year-old man presents with a 2-year history of headaches and blurred vision. Upon examination, he is noted to have a superotemporal visual field defect. Lumbar puncture is performed and reveals an elevated opening pressure of 30 cm H20. Analysis of the cerebrospinal fluid shows a white blood cell count of 18 cells/µL (87% L),…
Figure 1. Anteroposterior radiograph of the left wrist.

Case Study: How Would You Treat This Ulnar Styloid Fracture?

A 28-year-old man presents to the office with left wrist pain after he fell on his outstretched hand. Anteroposterior and lateral radiographs (Figures 1 and 2) show a displaced distal radius and ulnar styloid fracture. The distal radius fracture is treated with open reduction and internal fixation. How should the ulnar styloid fracture be treated?