University of Wisconsin–Madison Medical College of Wisconsin

Volume 112, Issue 3

June 2013

Catch of the Day: Multipronged outreach needed to educate anglers about risks

Fishing is a popular pastime that spans age and gender. But years of freshwater pollution have made warnings about heavy metals and PCBs necessary for everyone. A study in this issue of WMJ explores awareness among older anglers of the hazards of eating too much of what they catch, and calls for a multipronged approach for educating the fish-consuming public.

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Letter to the Editor
Paying for the Uninsured
Donald R. Gore, MD, MS
WMJ. 2013;112(3):104

Letter to the Editor
Clarification on Use of High-dose Influenza Vaccine in the Elderly
Marvin J. Bittner, MD
WMJ. 2013;112(3):104

As I See It
Nutritional Misfortune
Kristin Roensch, BS
WMJ. 2013;112(3):105.

In This Issue
John J. Frey, III, MD, WMJ Medical Editor
The World We Live in Can Be Hazardous to Our Health
WMJ. 2013;112(3):109-110.

Original Research

Fish Consumption and Advisory Awareness Among Older Wisconsin Fishermen
Pamela Imm, MS; Henry A. Anderson, MD; Candy Schrank, MS; Lynda Knobeloch, PhD
WMJ. 2013;112(3):111-116.

A Single Urban Center Experience with Adult Pedestrians Struck by Motor Vehicles
Lisa M. McElroy, MD; Jeremy J. Juern, MD; Annette Bertleson, RN; Qun Xiang; Aniko Szabo, PhD; John Weigelt, MD
WMJ. 2013;112(3):117-122.

Health Innovations

A Pharmacist-Guided Protocol for Improved Monitoring of Patients on Antidepressants
Casey Gallimore, PharmD; Kenneth Kushner, PhD
WMJ. 2013;112(3):124-128.

Case Report

Empyema Necessitans Caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis in an Immunocompetent Patient
David J. Magness, DO
WMJ. 2013;112(3):129-130.

Your Profession

Focus on Community Health
Physicians Honor Veterans as Medics on Flights to DC Memorials
Lisa Hildebrand
WMJ. 2013;112(3):106-108.

From the Office of General Counsel
Reshaping the Boundaries of Informed Consent in Wisconsin
Krista J. Sterken, Esq; Michael B. Van Sicklen, Esq
WMJ. 2013;112(3):139-140.

Dean’s Corner
Priority Initiatives in Health Care and Research Harmed by Budget Cuts
Joseph E. Kerschner, MD
WMJ. 2013;112(3):141-142.

MetaStar Matters
Curbing Unnecessary Use of Antipsychotic Medication
Jody Rothe, RN, WCC; Jay A. Gold, MD, JD, MPH
WMJ. 2013;112(3):143.

Proceedings from the 2012 Annual Meeting of the American College of Physicians, Wisconsin Chapter
WMJ. 2013;112(3):131-137.

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