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February 2024    Volume 107, Number 2

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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
A Case of Pituitary Apoplexy Following Leuprolide Injection for Prostate Cancer
Kang Woo Kim, BA; Sora Chee, MD; Naveena Sunkara, MD; Margaret Hayes Baker, MD

Malignancy Associated Type B Lactic Acidosis: A Rare, yet Fascinating Oncological Emergency
Yashvin Onkarappa Mangala, MD; Nancy J. Freeman, MD

Not a Laughing Matter: When Nitrous Oxide Causes Functional Vitamin B12 Deficiency
Yonathan Daniel, MD’24; Sarah Freeman, MD

Micrococcus Peritonitis Complicating Peritoneal Dialysis
Martin L. Li, MD’24; Ankur D. Shah, MD

Pseudohypoglycemia: A Pitfall in Everyday Practice
Eric W. Robbins, MD; Taro Minami, MD; Kamran Manzoor, MD

IMAGES IN MEDICINE
Hypertrophic Olivary Degeneration Following Clivus Meningioma Surgery
Nahid Mohammadzadeh, MD; Glenn A. Tung, MD, FACR; Joseph H. Friedman, MD

Direct Visualization of Diverticular Bleed on Colonoscopy
Adam Burton, MD; Yousef Elfanagely, MD; May Min, MD

Emergency Department Visit for Fever and Rash: DRESS Syndrome
Jeffrey R. Savarino, MD, MPH; Melanie J. Lippmann, MD

CONTRIBUTION
Assessing Utility of 24-Hour Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring to Distinguish
Pediatric Populations Presenting with Elevated Blood Pressure in Rhode Island

Jason Kurland, MD; Marie Carillo, MD; Francisco J. Cordero, ScM; Robin Kremsdorf, MD;
M. Khurram Faizan, MD, FAAP, FASN

Impact of Cancer on Nutrition in the Geriatric Cancer Population
Kanwal Bains, MD, CNSC; Ponnandai S. Somasundar, MD; Joanna Abi Chebl, MD;
Lidia A. Vognar, MD, MHS,
cMD

International Medical Graduates in US Orthopedic Residency Programs: A Comprehensive Analysis
Mohamad Y. Fares, MD, MSc; Peter Boufadel, MD; Mohammad Daher, MD;
Tarek Haj Shehade, MD; Jaspal Singh, MD; Joseph A. Abboud, MD

Pushing for IV Push Medications: Cost-Effectiveness Model of Switching from IV Piggyback to IV Push for Frequently Used Emergency Department Medications
Alison Hayward, MD; Lawrence Huang, MS1; Jessica Nagy, PharmD; Katelyn Moretti, MD

An Analysis of the Number of Patients Screened, Approached and Enrolled in Randomized Controlled Trials
Andrew Aultman; Kelly C. Ditter, MD; Hector Mendez-Figueroa, MD;
Kathryn Anderson, MD; Megha Gupta, MD,
MSc; Suneet P. Chauhan, MD, Hon DSc; Stephen Wagner, MD

PUBLIC HEALTH
HEALTH BY NUMBERS
Prescription Drug Exposure Among Pregnant Individuals in Rhode Island, 2019–2022
Taylor J. Paiva, MPH; Margo Katz, MA; William Arias, MPH; Kristen St. John, MPH

Vital Statistics
ROSEANN GIORGIANNI, DEPUTY STATE REGISTRAR

HERITAGE
David Connolly Hall, MD: RI’s First Olympic Winner in Paris 1900 Games
Games return to Paris in 2024

Mary Korr

RIMJ AROUND THE WORLD  
Amelia Island, Florida: AMA State Advocacy Summit

RIMS NEWS
Working for You Advocacy Calendar

In the News   [2-page pdf]
American Lung Association ‘State of Tobacco Control’ report releases Rhode Island grades

CNE, AMS create EPIC information systems opportunity for medical students

Rhode Island joins Compact for Interstate Nurse Licensing

Application period now open for Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Islandís LGBTQ Safe Zone Program Applications are due by Thursday, Feb. 15th, at 5 p.m.

People/Places † [2-page pdf]
APPOINTMENTS
Cindy Peterson, MBA, named Executive Vice President of Ambulatory Care at Lifespan

Places
Brown School of Public Health collaborating with partners on creating systems training to improve disability, chronic condition care

RECOGNITION
South County Hospital re-designated as Baby-Friendly hospital

Westerly Hospital recognized with Press Ganey’s 2023 Guardian of Excellence

OBITUARIES † [2-page pdf]
Galen V. Henderson, MD, FNCS
Georges Peter, MD

Wilson Fiske Utter, MD

 
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