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MAY 2011, VOLUME 94, NO.5

 

 

   

 

Zebras
Guest Editor: David E. Mandelbaum, MD, PhD

Complete issue

 

 

Commentaries

118

Parochialism and Biased Reviews
Joseph H. Friedman, MD

119

Life’s Frenzies, Fluxes and Fevers
Stanley M. Aronson, MD

 


 

CONTRIBUTIONS

120

Sometimes It Is a Zebra!
David E. Mandelbaum, MD, PhD

121

Rhode Island Metabolic Newborn Screening: The Effect of Early Identification.
A Case Report of Argininosuccinic aciduria (ASA)

Natalie M. Beck, MGC; Julie Pocost Johnston, RD, LDN; Karen S. Lemke, RN, BSN; Peter Pogocar, MD; Chanika Phornphutkul, MD

124

Genetics in Autism Diagnosis: Adding Molecular Subtypes to Neurobheavioral Diagnoses
Helen M. Johnson; John Gaitanis, MD; Eric M. Morrow, MD, PhD

127

Myoclonic Astatic Epilepsy and the Role of the Ketogenic Diet
Jessica E. Mulligan, MD, RD, LDN; David E. Mandelbaum, MD, PhD

131

The Role of New Genetic Technology in Investigating Autism and Developmental Delay
Natasha Shur, MD; Shelly Gunn, MD, PhD; Lloyd Feit, MD, Al Oh, MD; Yvette Yatchmink, MD, PhD; Dianne Abuelo, MD

 


 

COLUMNS

138

GERIATRICS FOR THE PRACTICING PHYSICIAN
Vulvovaginal Atrophy: A Common—and Commonly Overlooked—Problem
Mary H. Hohenhaus, MD, FACP

141

HEALTH BY NUMBERS
Less Than Optimal Oral Health Care During Pregnancy in Rhode Island Women: Oral Health Care as a Part of Prenatal Care
Junhie Oh, BDS, MPH; Laurie Leonard, MS; Deborah Fuller, DMD, MS; Katherine Miller, BA

144

IMAGES IN MEDICINE
Acute Renal Failure from a Pelvic Arteriovenous Malformation
Chintan K. Patel, BA (MD ‘12); Michael Beland, MD; Edward Feller, MD, FACP, FACG

146

Information for Contributors

147

PHYSICIAN'S LEXICON
The Oracular Words from Delphi
Stanley M. Aronson, MD

147

Vital Statistics

148

May Heritage

 
 

Cover One Autumn Tree” opaque watercolor on paper, by Greg Stones, a Rhode Island-based artist and graduate of Bates College with a degree in Studio Arts. Greg’s
work can be found at many art fesitvals across the country. He is also the author and artist of Goodbye, Penguins and Zombies Hate Stuff. His website is www.gregstones.com. gregstones@yahoo.com

 
 

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