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Acute chest syndrome

Acute chest syndrome – management Votes: 0 Answers: 1 Tags: acute chest syndrome sickle cell Categories: hematology January 12, 2015 admin

Sickle cell pt

Sudden drop in Hgb and enlargement of spleen in ill-appearing sickle cell pt: dx // mx Votes: 0 Answers: 1 Tags: sickle cell splenic sequestration Categories: hematology January 12, 2015 admin

Submersion injury

MC metabolic abnormality – submersion injury Votes: 0 Answers: 1 Tags: submersion injury Categories: environmental January 6, 2015 admin

Electrical current

T or F: Alternating Current is more lethal than Direct Current Votes: 0 Answers: 1 Tags: alternating current direct current Categories: environmental January 6, 2015 admin

Electrical injury

MCC death – electrical injury Votes: 0 Answers: 1 Tags: electrical injury Categories: environmental January 6, 2015 admin

Methanol

Methanol poisoning Rx Votes: 0 Answers: 1 Tags: methanol Categories: toxicology January 6, 2015 admin

SSRI overdose

SSRI OD: what to watch for Votes: 0 Answers: 1 Tags: SSRI Categories: toxicology January 6, 2015 admin

Peripheral vertigo

Post-viral or otitis + acute peripheral vertigo + tinnitus + hearing loss Votes: 0 Answers: 1 Tags: labyrinthitis Categories: heent December 15, 2014 admin

Itchy eye

Chronic + scaly eyelids + itchy Votes: 0 Answers: 1 Tags: blepharitis Categories: ophthalmology December 15, 2014 admin

Endophthalmitis

Endophthalmitis Rx Votes: 0 Answers: 1 Tags: endophthalmitis Categories: ophthalmology December 15, 2014 admin

Asthma

Asthma pt + intubated + PEA arrest mx Votes: 0 Answers: 1 Tags: asthma Categories: pediatrics pulmonary December 15, 2014 admin

COPD

Decompensated COPD pt DDx Votes: 0 Answers: 1 Tags: COPD Categories: pulmonary December 15, 2014 admin

COPD

Decompensated intubated COPD pt, think… Votes: 0 Answers: 1 Tags: COPD pneumothorax Categories: pulmonary December 15, 2014 admin

AAA

MC presentation in pt diagnosed w/ AAA Votes: 0 Answers: 1 Tags: AAA Categories: cardiovascular December 3, 2014 admin

Aortic dissection

MC presenting symptom – aortic dissection Votes: 0 Answers: 1 Tags: aortic dissection Categories: cardiovascular December 3, 2014 admin

Aortic dissection

MC physical exam finding – aortic dissection Votes: 0 Answers: 1 Tags: aortic dissection Categories: cardiovascular December 3, 2014 admin

Hepatitis

MCC hepatitis in USA / worldwide Votes: 0 Answers: 1 Tags: hepatitis Categories: abdominal / gi December 3, 2014 admin

Trouble swallowing

Esophageal lesion: neck discomfort + recurrent regurgitation Votes: 0 Answers: 1 Tags: esophageal diverticulum Categories: abdominal / gi December 3, 2014 admin

Poor appetite

Painless jaundice + Courvoisier’s sign Votes: 0 Answers: 1 Tags: pancreatic cancer Categories: abdominal / gi December 3, 2014 admin

Peds pneumonia

MC complication pneumonia in child Votes: 0 Answers: 1 Tags: pneumonia Categories: pediatrics pulmonary December 2, 2014 admin