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Benign Ventricular Rhythms and the Anxious Patient

Author: John Kenyon, CNA
Submitted: September 12, 2010. Updated: November 24, 2014.
Category: Cardiology | Family Medicine | Geriatrics | Internal Medicine | Critical Care | Emergency Medicine | Medical Students | Preventive Medicine | Nursing | Psychiatry

One of the more common causes of visits to the Emergency Department is the patient who complains of “palpitations” or skipping, fluttering, “a feeling my heart stops for a minute,” or otherwise misbehaving myocardium. Almost always the patients… Read more... (Comments: 4)


Study links restless leg syndrome with erectile dysfunction in older men

Author: Tamer M. Fouad, M.D.
Submitted: January 03, 2010. Updated: November 24, 2014.
Category: Family Medicine | Neurology | Psychiatry | Reproductive Medicine

A study in the journal Sleep shows that erectile dysfunction was more common in older men with restless leg syndrome (RLS) than in those without RLS, and the magnitude of this association increased with a higher frequency of RLS symptoms.

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