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October 2016 Pulmonary Case of the Month
Medical Image of the Week: Bronchopleural Fistula
Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Quality of Life: Comparison of the SAQLI,
   FOSQ, and SF-36 Questionnaires
Medical Image of the Week: Renal Cell Carcinoma Metastasis
Hospital Employment of Physicians Does Not Improve Quality (News)
Medical Image of the Week: Tracheobronchopathia Osteochondroplastica
Medical Image of the Week: Pneumothorax with Air Bronchograms
Clinton's and Trump's Positions on Major Healthcare Issues (News)
IDSA Releases Updated Coccidioidomycosis Guidelines (News)
The Most Influential People in Healthcare (Editorial)
September 2016 Imaging Case of the Month
September 2016 Critical Care Case of the Month
September 2016 Pulmonary Case of the Month
Medical Image of the Week: Superior Vena Cava Syndrome
Withdraw of Insurers from ACA Markets Leaving Many Southwest 
   Patients with Few or No Choices (News)
Another Phoenix VA Director Leaves (News/Editorial)
Medical Image of the Week: MAC Infection
Hospital Executive Compensation Act Dropped from Ballot (News)
Survey Shows Support for the Hospital Executive Compensation Act
Medical Image of the Week: Subarachnoid Hemorrhage


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Ultrasound Listings - July 4, 2016

On the right side of the home page, under manuscript lists, there is a new section entitled ultrasounds. Opening this and clicking on the link will open an Excel file with links to each of the ultrasounds. This is similar to lists for the Cases of the Month and Medical Image of the Week.


Bhupinder Natt MD Named New Associate Editor Pulmonary & Critical Care - July 1, 2016


Dr Natt received his medical training at the University of Kerala, India. After internship at Unity Health in Rochester (NY), he moved to University of Arizona for completion of his residency. He stayed on to complete his fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine. He is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of Arizona College of Medicine. His clinical and research interests include airway management, interstitial lung disease and extracorporeal membrane xxygenation. He is board certified in Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Medicine.



Safal Shetty MD Named New Associate Editor Sleep - February 10, 2016

Dr. Shetty received his medical degree from the M.S. Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore University, India in 2001. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine was at Franklin Square Medical Center, an affiliate of the University of Maryland in Baltimore, MD. Dr. Shetty was an Assistant Professor in Internal Medicine at Louisiana State University Health Sciences, Monroe, LA before coming to the University of Arizona Health Network in February 2013. He completed a Fellowship in Sleep Medicine at University of Arizona Medical Center Tucson in 2015.His research interests include, sleep apnea and home sleep study testing and improving CPAP adherence through peer driven intervention. Dr. Shetty is board certified in Internal Medicine and Sleep Medicine. Welcome Dr. Shetty!


In Memoriam

The SWJPCC begins a new section, In Memoriam (on the right side bar on the home page), with the sad announcement of the deaths of two notable physicians, James Felicetta and Robert Crapo