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Climate Change

In this issue of WMJ, authors discuss mental health and the impact of global warming.                                                                                                               Click the cover image to download a complete PDF of the issue. Click here to view the WMJ archive.






As I See It
Erik A. Ranheim, MD, PhD
A Starfish Approach to a Crisis of Dignity

In This Issue
Sarina Schrager, MD, MS, WMJ Associate Editor
Health and the Environment

Original Research

Jennifer Y. C. Edgoose, MD, MPH; Lisa Steinkamp, PT, PhD, MBA; Kong Vang, MPH; Adrienne Hampton, MD; Natalie Dosch, BS
A Qualitative Study of Undergraduate Racial and Ethnic Minority Experiences and Perspectives on Striving to Enter Careers in the Health Professions

Lianna Mack, BS; C. Nathan Vannatta, PT, DPT; Cary Rasmussen, MS; Andrew Borgert, PhD
Prevalence and Course of Treatment of Common Hip Diagnoses Presenting to a Sports Medicine Clinic

Jonathan L. Temte, MD, PhD; John R. Holzhauer, MD; Kenneth P. Kushner, PhD
Correlation Between Climate Change and Dysphoria in Primary Care

Nathan W. Kugler, MD; Samuel Boateng, BS; Travis P. Webb, MD; Colleen M. Trevino, PhD
Enteric Fistula Treatment and Management: Results of an Institutional Inpatient Treatment Protocol

Brief Reports

Lisa Quinn-Lee, PhD; Donald Mowry, PhD
Effects of Personalized Music on Caregivers of Older Adults With Dementia in the Community

Amelia Baltes, BS; Brienna Devo, MPH; Margaret Kaiser, BS; Jen Birstler, MS; Randall T. Brown, MD, PhD
Survey of Southern Wisconsin Needle Exchange Clients Regarding Opioid Overdose and Naloxone Use

Sonal Chandratre, MD; Jacob Prunuske, MD, MSPH; Lisa Dodson, MD
A Novel Curriculum to Facilitate Career Choice in an Accelerated Medical Education Program

Case Reports

Matt Fischer, MD, MHA; Peggy Y. Kim, MD, MS, MBA
Corticosteroid-Induced Psychosis After a Single Transforaminal Epidural Steroid Injection

Allison M. Tamm, MSN, AG-ACNP; Karol Kremens, MD
Rituximab for Salvage Therapy of Refractory Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis

Benjamin Wang, MD; Pinky Jha, MD
A Case of Atypical Adult Presentation of Urea Cycle Disorder

Your Profession

Dean’s Corner
Minaliza Shahlapour, Helen Zukin, Robert N. Golden, MD
Healthy Classrooms Foundation: An Effective Model for Medical Student Public Health Engagement

Joseph E. Kerschner, MD
Helping to Alleviate the Projected Physician Shortage