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JULY 2023    Volume 106, Number 6

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Editor-in-Chief
William Binder, MD

Associate Editors
Kenneth S. Korr, MD
George Bayliss, MD

Managing Editor
Mary Korr

Graphic Designer
Marianne Migliori

Contact
william_binder@brown.edu
mkorr@rimed.org

FOR AUTHORS
Publication Requirements
Copyright Transfer
Financial Disclosure
Commentary Guide
Letters to the Editor Guide
Images in Medicine Guide
Videos in Medicine Guide
 

CASE REPORTS
Rare Association of Autoimmune Limbic Encephalitis and Stiff Person Syndrome
Abdelmoniem Moustafa, MD; Mohd Amer Alsamman, MD; Denise Fernandes, MD

Subacromial Balloon Spacers for Massive Irreparable Rotator Cuff Tears
Alayna K. Vaughan, MD; Mohamad Y. Fares, MD; Jaspal Singh, MD; Joseph A. Abboud, MD

Obstructive Uropathy due to Bilateral Sliding Hernia in a Renal Transplant Patient with Incidental RCC in Native Kidney
Basma Merhi, MD; George Bayliss, MD; Reginald Gohh, MD; Adena Osband, MD;
Dicken Ko, MD; Paul Morrissey, MD

IMAGES IN MEDICINE
Blown Pupil at Sea
David G. Lindquist, MD

Asymptomatic Metastatic Pleural Calcifications from End-Stage Renal Disease
Norman M. Lee, MD; Stephanie Ferrell, MD; Himmat Grewal, MD

CONTRIBUTIONS
How Close Are You to Gestational Diabetes Mellitus?
Najma N. Abdullahi, MPH; Erika Werner, MD, MS; Patrick Vivier, MD, PhD;
Blythe Berger,
ScD; Lauren E. Schlichting, PhD

Rhode Island Adolescents and Routine Vaccinations: Can We Get Back on Track?
Dora M. Dumont, PhD, MPH; Jordan C. White, MD, MPH; Lisa M. Gargano, PhD, MPH;
Jennifer S. Levy, MD

Diagnostic and Treatment Practices for Helicobacter Pylori Infection
in an Academic Pediatric Hospital

Muhammad Safwan Riaz, MD; Steven F. Moss, MD; Jason M. Shapiro, MD;
Carolina Cerezo, MD; Michael Herzlinger, MD

Accuracy of Baseline Prevalence Estimates for Sample-size Calculations
in Randomized Controlled Trials

Andrew Aultman, BS; Kelly C. Ditter, MD; Hector Mendez-Figueroa, MD;
Megha Gupta, MD,
MSc; Michal Fishel Bartal, MD; Suneet P. Chauhan, MD, Hon DSc; Stephen Wagner, MD

Craniofacial Trauma from Electronic Scooter Use
Luke Soliman, MTS; Kenny Chang, BA; Nicholas Sawicki; Nikhil Sobti, MD,
Ronald K. Akiki, MD; Solomon Swartz, MD; Lauren O. Roussel, MD; Albert S. Woo, MD

‘Cardiac Arrest’ – The CPR Song
Saud A. Dhillon, MD; Ahmed Shahab, MD; Zubair Bashir, MD

PUBLIC HEALTH
HEALTH BY NUMBERS
Increased Stimulant Prescribing Following the COVID-19 Pandemic - Rhode Island, 2017–2021
Taylor J. Paiva, MPH; Kristen St. John, MPH; Rachel S. Wightman, MD, FACMT;
Adam Z. Nitenson,
PhD; Collette Onyejekwe, PharmD, RPh;
Benjamin D. Hallowell,
PhD, MPH

Vital Statistics
ROSEANN GIORGIANNI, DEPUTY STATE REGISTRAR

COMMENTARY
On Syndromes
Joseph H. Friedman, MD

We Are Read Everywhere
Mount Shasta, California

Heritage
‘Sons of Liberty’: Physicians Fought for Independence on Bunker Hill and the High Seas
Mary Korr

In the News     [6-page pdf]
RI AG, RIDOH halt proposed purchase of Prospect’s CharterCARE and Centurion Foundation

Department of Veterans Affairs awards $6.2M to VA Providence for Neurological Research to advance Veterans Health

Driving to Clean Air: New report reveals that a move to zero-emission vehicles would save 288 Rhode Island lives
American Lung Association releases report detailing benefits of transition to zero-emission passenger vehicle and electricity

Equality in Abortion Coverage Act enacted

Rhode Island launches online medical marijuana card registration system

National Kidney Registry removes disincentives to living donation, adds dependent
care and home blood draws to Donor Shield

Senators Reed and Whitehouse celebrate groundbreaking of CODAC’s Integrated Care Center

New law will require no-cost EpiPen coverage

After leading federal COVID-19 response, Dr. Ashish Jha to resume role as dean of Brown’s School of Public Health

RIDOH providing resources for healthcare providers to support pregnant and postpartum patients, infants

People/Places    [2-page pdf]
APPOINTMENTS
Jeremy Lyle Warner, MD, named Editor-in-Chief of JCO Clinical Cancer Informatics

Nancy Meedzan, DNP, named PC’s inaugural chair for new department of nursing

RECOGNITION
Newport Hospital’s Crista Durand recognized by Becker’s as ‘Women Hospital Presidents
to Know’

Lifespan’s Chief DEI officer Christin Zollicoffer selected by Becker’s Hospital Review

Rhode Island State Psychiatric Hospital (RISPH) accredited by The Joint Commission

Newsweek names W&I’s 5-Ribbon hospital among its America’s Best Maternity Hospitals 2023 list

OBITUARIES    [2-page pdf]
Nabil Y. Khoury, MD
Thomas Mccauley, MD
Alexander P. Robertson
, III, MD
Clarence H. Soderberg, Jr., MD

 
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