“I’m Sorry Mrs. Jones, But You Have Albuminurophobia”

Last week I saw several older patients who were fretting about their mildly reduced kidney function. All of them were women in remarkable health, but each one had at one time or another had a brush with hospital medicine: Mrs. Allard had a mastectomy five years ago, Mrs. Perlman had an episode of clostridium difficile … Continue reading “I’m Sorry Mrs. Jones, But You Have Albuminurophobia”