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June 2012, VOLUME 95, NO.6

 

 

   

 

 

Complete issue

 

 

Commentaries

170

How Can You Be Two Places At Once When You’re Not Anywhere At All?
Joseph H. Friedman, MD

171

A Heart-Beat Is Amplified and Then Resonates In History
Stanley M. Aronson, MD

 


 

CONTRIBUTIONS

172

Effects of Erythropoietin Stimulating Agent (ESA ) Automated Adjustment Protocols On Hemoglobin Levels and Mortality In End Stage Renal Disease Patients
Luiz M. Kolankiewicz MD; Marcos Rothstein MD; Marc S Weinberg MD

176

Cervical Manipulation and the Myth of Stroke
Donald R. Murphy, DC, DACAN

178

Medical Marijuana In Huntington’s Disease: Report of Two Cases
Karl Meisel, MD; Joseph H. Friedman, MD

179

Cardiovascular Health of HIV-infected African-American Women at The Miriam Hospital Immunology Center in Providence, RI
Dalila Zachary; Fizza S. Gillani, Nida Najfi, Ryan Cassarella, and Karen Tashima

187

First Steps, a Resident-Run Postpartum Support Group For a High Risk Community
Mary Beth Sutter MD; Jordan White MD; Nirali Bora,MD; Sarah Morchen, MD; Susanna Magee MD, MPH

189

Using a Professional Organization, MomDocFamily, to Understand the Lives of Physician-Mothers
Marina M.C. MacNamara, MPH; Julie S. Taylor, MD, MSc; Kevin J. Grimm, PhD; Lynn E. Taylor, MD; Amy S. Gottlieb, MD

 


 

COLUMNS

194

HEALTH BY NUMBERS
Pregnancy Outcomes In an Initiative Preceeding Onset of Prenatal Care
Alvaro M Tinajero, MD, MPH, ScM

197

IMAGES IN MEDICINE
Intercoronary Connection Between the Right Coronary Artery and Left Circumflex Artery in the Absence of Obstructive Coronary Disease and Collaterals
Syed R. Latif, MD; Alexander G. Truesdell, MD; Thomas Drew, MD

199

PHYSICIAN'S LEXICON
An Interbreeding of Germanic and Mediterranean Words
Stanley M. Aronson, MD

199

Vital Statistics

200

June Heritage

 
 

Cover We’re Going To Need a Locksmith” acrylic on canvas, by John Teehan. John is an
artist, editor, writer, publisher, and musician who has lived in Rhode Island his entire life. His cover art has appeared on over a hundred books and magazines over the past ten years. Some of his recent work appears at Angelnook Gallery in Cranston and Imperial Gallery in Providence.

 
 

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