Table of Contents: June 2018

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Volume 114, Number 6 — June 2018

Cover Story: Swat Team (pages 20-25)
How is Texas coping with the deadly diseases that come from bugs? By Sean Price

Profile: David R. Schmidt, MD (page 18) 
NBA Spurs team physician. By David Doolittle

Practice Management: Changing the Conversation (pages 26-30)
Texas physicians adjust to electronic communication. By Joey Berlin

EducationClinic in the Colonias (pages 32-34)
UTRGV student-run clinic expands medical education and health care access. By Sean Price

Law: Is Your Board Certification Safe? (pages 38-40) 
Even a minor disciplinary order could pose risks. By Joey Berlin

Legislative Affairs: Limiting Opioid Scrips for Acute Pain (pages 42-44) 
Pain doctors say three-day supply is arbitrary and inadequate. By Joey Berlin

Public Health: Out of the Shadows (pages 46-47)
Lubbock physicians fight sex trafficking. By Sean Price

Vaccine-preventable Diseases (page 48)
Talk to Patients About: Pneumococcal Disease

Also in This Issue:

Rounds: News from America's Best Medical Society (pages 12-16)

Imaging: Hard Hats for Little Heads (pages 36-37)


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