July 2015 | Volume 98 | Issue 7
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The well-trained eye
ON THE COVER
The winners of our annual photo contest
The winners of our annual writing contest
Specialists at the Lions Voice Clinic help ensure the show will go on.
BY SUZY FRISCH
Inspired to create
Three medical students on what prompted them to take up an artistic challenge.
BY KIM KISER
Athlete’s Dystonia: An Occupational Hazard of Athletes
Student, Resident AND Fellow Research
BY JEREMY K. CUTSFORTH-GREGORY, MD, AND JAMES H. BOWER, MD
Capsule Endsocopy and Left Ventricular Assist Devices
BY BRIAN HANSON, MD, RYAN KOENE, MD, SAMIT ROY, MSPH, RANJIT JOHN, MD, NADHEEM CHAUDHARY, MD, PETER ECKMAN, MD, AND JOSE VEGA PERALTA, MD
A Unique Left Ventricular Infiltrate Discovered in a 29-Year-Old, Causing Cardiac Arrest
BY NICHOLAS BOYSEN, MD
Pseudohyperkalemia in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia: Longitudinal Analysis and Review of the Literature
BY LAUREN KATKISH, MD, TOM RECTOR, PHARMD, PHD, AREEF ISHANI, MD, AND PANKAJ GUPTA, MD
Diffuse Large B Cell Lymphoma Presenting as Transverse Myelitis
BY AIMEE MERINO, MD, PHD
Improvement in Left Ventricular Function Despite No Change in T2* with Iron Chelation in Secondary Hemochromatosis
BY PRABHJOT SINGH NIJJAR, MD, HAREE VONGOORU, MD, ASHENAFI TAMENE, MD, UMA VALETI, MD, AND CAROLINA MASRI, MD
Mental Health Messaging to College Students Three Arts-Based Approaches
CLINICAL AND HEALTH AFFAIRS
BY GARY CHRISTENSON, MD
All of medicine’s a stage
The doctoring life is so much fuller with an artistic life alongside it.
BY CHARLES R. MEYER, M.D.
The Physician Advocate
The MMA's monthly report on policy, people and politics
If the time came
BY MICHAEL SHREVE, MD