NORWALK, Conn., July 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM Medica US announces that ConsultantLive, providing primary care physicians with practical solutions to everyday clinical dilemmas, now offers a 3-part series on how to meet the special diagnostic challenges that come with increased outdoor living in the summer season.
The "Summer Scourges" series appears in ConsultantLive's popular Photo Essay feature, where clinicians go to test and hone their diagnostic skills. Areas covered are:
- Summer Scourges (The Garden Variety) Spiders and ivy and ticks, oh my! This compact slide show provides visual presentations of the garden pests patients are most likely to encounter.
- Summer Scourges (Sun and Surf) This photo essay presents the scourges that vex patients when they spend long hours in the sun and water.
- Summer Scourges (The "Injury Bug") Recreational athletes, like professional sports teams, often suffer the "injury bug," a rash of bumps, bruises, breaks, and pulls. This slide show illustrates some common summertime injuries.
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Addressing today's healthcare information needs, UBM Medica US, delivers strategic, integrated communications solutions and comprehensive reach -- online, in print, and via custom programs. Improving the effectiveness of healthcare through information and education, UBM Medica US provides unbiased clinical, practical, and business information for physicians, providers, payers, and patients around the world. Through journals, magazines, websites, online communities, drug databases, digital events, and other valuable resources, UBM Medica US also delivers comprehensive communication solutions for the pharmaceutical and related industries. Websites include CancerNetwork.com, ConsultantLive.com, DiagnosticImaging.com, RheumatologyNetwork.com, OBGYN.net, PhysiciansPractice.com, PsychiatricTimes.com and SearchMedica.com. UBM Medica US is part of UBM Connect – which provides marketing services across a number of communities, the largest of which are healthcare, medical device design and advanced manufacturing. UBM Connect also includes UBM Studios, the global leader in interactive digital environments. UBM Connect is a UBM plc company. For more information, visit www.UBMMedicaUS.com.
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