Urine looking frothy? Let’s take a closer look at proteinuria…Read More
Next week at Academic Half Day we will be discussion pneumonia – specifically we will focus on CAP, HAP, and VAP. Please read the linked articles for a good foundation prior to AHD. The first article is a great review from the AAFP on CAP. The second article is the 2016 IDSA guidelines for HAP and VAP. It is quite lengthy, but the assignment is to read only the Executive Summary portion (first 7.5 pages). If there is anything you want clarified in the summary, feel free to reference the full article.
First Day Reflections: The cycle continues, the new interns have arrived, the first week on wards is already completed. Jean Pannikottu reflects on the importance on the that first moment of feeling like a physician during that first week.Read More
During our Intern Boot Camp about Chest Pain, someone asked about nitrates and inferior MIs. This made me wonder about what the data is behind this “tradition”.
Would you give nitrates to a patient with an Inferior MI? Let’s look at what the data says…Read More