This JAMA Clinical Guidelines Synopsis article evaluates the most recent US Preventive Services Task Force guideline on screening for carotid artery stenosis in asymptomatic adults.
This retrospective pooled analysis of 8 clinical trials reports that obstructive non–infarct-related artery disease was common among patients presenting with ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI).
This randomized trial compares the effects of endovascular revascularization and supervised exercise vs supervised exercise alone on walking distance and quality of life among patients with peripheral artery disease and intermittent claudication.
This randomized clinical trial reports that use of coronary computed tomography angiography to screen for coronary artery disease is not supported among asymptomatic patients with type 1 or type 2 diabetes.
A man in his 70s with a history of recent CABG surgery presented with blue, tender plantar macules on several toes and red, tender macules on his hands. Laboratory findings included a BUN level of 70 mg/dL, serum creatinine level of 6.1 mg/dL, and peripheral eosinophilia. What would you do next?