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November 2012, VOLUME 95, NO.11

 

 

   

 


Complete issue

 

 

Commentaries

338

Failing Marks In Optimism
Joseph H. Friedman, MD

339

For Whom Does the Cricket Sing?
Stanley M. Aronson, MD

 


 

CONTRIBUTIONS

340

Sex Differences in Door to Electrocardiogram and Balloon Times in Patients with ST Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction
Nathan Spence, MD; Janice Muratori, RN; Steven Reinert, MS; Barry L. Sharaf, MD; J. Dawn Abbott, MD

342

Lumbar Spinal Stenosis: Evaluation of Information on the Internet
Ross J Feller, MD; Ariel Cohen, BA; Mark A Palumbo, MD; Alan H Daniels, MD

345

A Novel Preclinical Course in Ophthalmology and Ophthalmic Virtual Surgery
Jennifer J. Yong, BS; Michael E. Migliori, MD; Paul B. Greenberg, MD

349

Cubital Tunnel Syndrome: Diagnosis and Management
Samir K. Trehan, MD; John R. Parziale, MD; Edward Akelman, MDD

358

Eligibility for Financial Incentives and Electronic Medical Record Use Among Physicians
Chang Liu, MA; Rosa Baier, MPH; Rebekah Gardner, MD; Amal Trivedi, MD, MPH

363

Staying Healthy During Hard Times: The Impact of Economic Distress on Accessing Care and Chronic Disease Management
Thomas P. O’Toole, MD; Lauren Buckel, MPH; Stephen Redihan, BS; Stacey DeOrsey, MSW; Daniel Sullivan, MSW

 


 

COLUMNS

367

HEALTH BY NUMBERS
Hospital Emergency Department Visits for Non-Traumatic Oral Health Conditions Among Rhode Island Adults Age 21–64 Years, 2006–2010
Junhie Oh, BDS, MPH; Laurie Leonard, MS

370

Information for Contributors

371

PHYSICIAN'S LEXICON
A Proliferation of Pro- Words
Stanley M. Aronson, MD

371

Vital Statistics

372

November Heritage

 
 

Cover Wine Bottles and a Peach” composition study with oil on canvas, Rhonda Melucci.
Rhonda Melucci is a North Providence based artist whose work has been appeared at
several major art festivals in Rhode Island. She has most recently exhibited at the Bailey Art Gallery in Wickford. Her artwork and contact information can be found at artid.com/members/rhondamelucci.

 
 

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