Robert C Langan
Affiliation: St. Luke's Hospital
- Factor V Leiden mutation and pregnancyRobert C Langan
St. Luke's Family Practice Residency, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18017-4204, USA
J Am Board Fam Pract 17:306-8. 2004
- Discharge procedures for healthy newbornsRobert C Langan
St Luke s Family Medicine Residency Program, Family Practice Center, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18017 4204, USA
Am Fam Physician 73:849-52. 2006..g., placing the baby on his or her back) and in the car (e.g., using a car seat that faces the rear of the car). It is also important to schedule a follow-up appointment for the infant...
- Ulcerative colitis: diagnosis and treatmentRobert C Langan
St Luke s Family Medicine Residency, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18017, USA
Am Fam Physician 76:1323-30. 2007..Patients should receive an initial screening colonoscopy eight years after the onset of pancolitis and 12 to 15 years after the onset of left-sided disease; follow-up colonoscopy should be repeated every two to three years...
- Eye on the elderly. Hypertension care: striking the proper balanceRobert C Langan
St Luke s Family Medicine Residency Program, Bethlehem, PA, USA
J Fam Pract 58:460-8. 2009..Don't prescribe an angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor and an angiotensin receptor blocker for elderly patients without heart failure; the combination increases the risk of adverse effects without reducing cardiovascular events...
- Update on vitamin B12 deficiencyRobert C Langan
St Luke s Hospital, Bethlehem, PA, USA
Am Fam Physician 83:1425-30. 2011....
- Recognition and management of vitamin D deficiencyPaula Bordelon
St Luke s Family Medicine Residency Program, Bethlehem, PA 18017, USA
Am Fam Physician 80:841-6. 2009..After vitamin D levels normalize, experts recommend maintenance dosages of cholecalciferol (vitamin D3) at 800 to 1,000 IU per day from dietary and supplemental sources...
- Caring for pregnant women and newborns with hepatitis B or CNguyet Cam Vu Lam
St Luke s Family Medicine Residency, Bethlehem, PA 18017, USA
Am Fam Physician 82:1225-9. 2010..Perinatally acquired hepatitis C can be diagnosed by detecting hepatitis C virus RNA on two separate occasions between two and six months of age, or by detecting hepatitis C virus antibodies after 15 months of age...