A list of bowel regimne drugs, including oral agents, stimulants, osmotics, suppositories, enemas and more.
Hypercalcemia occurs in approximately 15% of hospitalized adult patients. This resource is intended to guide in the identification and treatment of hypercalcemia.
A Guide for Conducting a Family Meeting.
Modified “SPIKES” (original by Baile & Buckman)
• List the indications and contraindications of a bariatric surgery.
• Describe the different types of bariatric surgeries and their specific most common medical and surgical ...
Case study of a 66 year-old male brought from a restaurant to the ED after fainting.
A brief summary of the key components of diagnosing and treating community acquired pneumonia in adults.
Diagnosing and treating cellulitis:
- Further Reading
Dueling guidelines: IDSA and British Thoracic Society (2011)
Guidelines on diagnosis, indications for admission, treatment, potential complications, involving consultants and criteria ...
A 65 year old female admitted with CHF exacerbation complains of dysuria and flank pain on day 3 of hospitalization. She has a temperature of 102.4 and heart rate ...
• Pleural Effusion is an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the pleural space.
• The first step in evaluating pleural effusions is determining whether it is Transudative or Exudative.
• Transudative ...