George Marzouka, MD

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Antibiotics Not Effective in a 44-Year-Old Man With Flu-Like Symptoms

Antibiotics Not Effective in a 44-Year-Old Man With Flu-Like Symptoms

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A middle-aged man with no significant medical history presents with flu-like symptoms unresponsive to antibiotics.

Clinical Challenge: A 52-Year-Old Man With Obesity and Shortness of Breath

Clinical Challenge: A 52-Year-Old Man With Obesity and Shortness of Breath

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A 52-year-old morbidly obese man with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease complains of shortness of breath at rest and dyspnea on exertion.

A Lethargic 67-Year-Old Woman Presents With Shortness of Breath

A Lethargic 67-Year-Old Woman Presents With Shortness of Breath

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A 67-year-old woman with a history of hypertension and diabetes presents to the emergency department with marked shortness of breath.

Rising Healthcare Costs: Are Physicians' Salaries to Blame?

Rising Healthcare Costs: Are Physicians' Salaries to Blame?

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A cardiologist argues tackling the larger problems that plague the US healthcare system before cutting physician salaries.

Worsening Heart Palpitations With Hypertension and Obesity: A Case Study

Worsening Heart Palpitations With Hypertension and Obesity: A Case Study

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A 46-year-old obese man with a history of hypertension and hyperlipidemia presents to the emergency department with worsening palpitations.

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