Caduceus Archives

Summer 2009

Highlights of the Summer 2009 Issue:

  • 2009 Mid-Year Conference Program
  • Genetics Part II
  • Genetics and Breast Cancer
  • Bits and Pieces
  • Evolution – Hiccups and Choking
  • Targeted Therapy
  • Glossarium
  • Book Review
  • Swine Flu
  • 2009 MD Survvey Results
  • Medical Resources Online
  • HIV/AIDS Acronyms
  • Nominations Form for Division Officer

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Spring 2009

Highlights of the Spring 2009 Issue:

  • Genetics Part I – a general basic introduction to the field of Human Genetics, early evolutionary thinking, the discovery of DNA and a closer look at the field
  • The Glossarium is dedicated to Genetics terminology and information sources
  • Surgical Perspectives – Robotic Surgery
  • Hematology series – Monoclonal antibodies – the Basics
  • Bits – Pieces – Facts – Figures – a little bit of everything. Headaches. Pulses. Look-alike words. Look up the excellent Brain Tutorial mentioned.
  • Bone geography – a bit of relaxing word finding
  • Pitfalls and Caveats – Remembering Darwin on his 200th anniversary and 150 years after his Origin of the Species
  • Interpreters at Work – keeping professional boundaries in a very challenging situation.

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Fall 2008-Winter 2009

Highlights of the Fall 2008-Winter 2009 Issue:

  • The Practice of Medicine – How many varieties of medical practices are there?
  • Breast Cancer – Part II – Staging System, Use of Chemotherapy, Detection and Screening
  • Pitfalls and Caveats – Emerging terminology
  • Glossarium – Look-alike medical words and illustrations
  • All About Medical Boards – From Medical School to Practicing Specialist
  • Bits and Pieces – A little bit about everything – from Alzheimer’s to golden standard to dietary fiber and more
  • Interpreters at Work – The patient speaks better English than the Interpreter
  • Mental Status Glossary – German – English – Spanish

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