OpenAthens Library Resources
Links and information about Navy Medicine OpenAthens Library access.
Consent form, equipment list, and procedure note for punch biopsy.
Keratosis pilaris is a very common harmless skin condition appearing as small, whitish bumps on the upper arms and thighs, especially of children and young adults. Individual lesions of keratosis pilaris begin when a hair follicle becomes plugged with keratin, a protein found in skin, hair, and nails. Who’s At Risk Keratosis pilaris can affect…
Misoprostol Only Protocol for Management of Early Pregnancy Loss
This protocol was useful when stationed in Sasebo, Japan, for managing missed abortions. The Japanese clinics did not have access to these medications and could only offer mechanical evacuation. Our clinic only had access to misoprostol (not mifepristone). Before you start this, it’s critical to know your backup plan in case of serious bleeding. Credit…
Considering the loss of abortion protection for our sailors, marines, and their spouses
Background articles and links to information and resources that may be helpful for physicians navigating these new murky waters.
Clomiphene (Clomid) to Induce Ovulation
Adapted (partially verbatim) from LexiComp. How to take it: 50 mg once daily for 5 days. Begin on or about the fifth day of cycle if progestin-induced bleeding is scheduled or spontaneous uterine bleeding occurs prior to therapy. Therapy may be initiated at anytime in patients with no recent uterine bleeding. Contraindications Hypersensitivity to clomiphene…
Adapted (partially verbatim) from Am Fam Physician. 2015 Aug 15;92(4):274-278. Kids don’t need as much food as you think! One way children start to show their independence is by choosing what they want to eat. You should make meal times as pleasant as possible. The amount of calories and nutrition a child needs is less…
How to update Outlook Address Information
The steps below allow you to update the contact information shown when people find you in the Global Address List (GAL) in Outlook. Go to https://idco.dmdc.osd.mil/idco/. Select your PIV (Authentication) cert to get into ID Card Office Online. Select “My Profile.” Log in (again) using your CAC. Update your “My Profile,” first to verify your…
Thumb Sucking Parent Information
Parent information about managing their children’s thumb sucking.
Penile Adhesions in Male Children
Parent information about the different types of penile adhesions.