Brooke E Salzman
Affiliation: Thomas Jefferson University
- Myths and realities of agingBrooke Salzman
Department of Family and Community Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA 19147, USA
Care Manag J 7:141-50. 2006..We can learn to recognize ageist notions that influence medical practice. Perhaps by becoming more aware of myths and realities of aging, we can improve the health and quality of life of our elderly patients...
- Common breast problemsBrooke Salzman
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
Am Fam Physician 86:343-9. 2012..Galactorrhea is the most common cause of physiologic discharge not associated with pregnancy or lactation. Prolactin and thyroid-stimulating hormone levels should be checked in patients with galactorrhea...
- Late diagnosis of early disseminated lyme disease: perplexing symptoms in a gardenerBrooke E Salzman
Department of Family and Community Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
J Am Board Fam Med 21:234-6. 2008..By reproducing the medical images and reviewing the medical literature, we underscore the importance of including Lyme disease in the list of diagnoses pertaining to diffuse skin rashes in the febrile patient...
- Diagnosing cancer in the symptomatic patientBrooke E Salzman
Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
Prim Care 36:651-70; table of contents. 2009....
- Gait and balance disorders in older adultsBrooke Salzman
Dept of Family and Community Medicine, Div of Geriatric Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
Am Fam Physician 82:61-8. 2010..However, effective options for patients with gait and balance disorders include exercise and physical therapy...