A 14 week old male presents to the ED with lethargy and fever. He appears ill and has a full fontanelle. A CT is obtained. What's the diagnosis?
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Have you considered using ultrasound to diagnose pneumonia in children? This week for his critically appraised topic, Dr. Michael Coletta researched whether point-of-care ultrasound is a better imaging study for diagnosing pediatric pneumonia than chest xray. Read ahead for the details....Read more
Submitted by Michael Coletta, MD
A 53 yo female presents with acute onset of sharp abdominal painRead more
A college baseball player presents to your ED with right arm pain, which is worse with elevation of his arm (especially while throwing baseball) and has progressively worsened over past two weeks. He comes to your ED because of increased arm swelling and numbness in arm over past two days. Could this be thoracic outlet syndrome??Read more
Submitted by Louis Argentine MD