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Elderly patient came in surprisingly asymptomatic with this #EKG. Eventually became more unstable requiring transcutaneous pacing. Ultimately needed transvenous #pacer.
#HSP in a pediatric patient. Otherwise pretty much asymptomatic. Not really much to do. Check a #UA?
what rhythm is this??
After reading Time's "A Bitter Pill" and watching "Escape the Fire", I feel ashamed to be part of this #healthcare system. Some serious changes are in order, but the system is just too big.
Spent 20 minutes convincing a sick patient to stay in the #hospital instead of leaving AMA. Hopefully it pays off!
#Constipation is NO JOKE! Saw a patient with acute #renalfailure 2/2 constipation. Feces causing #obstruction. #Creatinine was over 5. #Foley drained 2L fluid from #bladder. Kid looked pregnant.
Happy New Years!
Apparently neurointervention for ischemic #stroke isn't up to 8 hours. Neuro says it may come down completely to #penumbra size?
Even when hectic in the #ED, need to remember to check bedside #glucose when patient presents with altered mental status.