A 50 year old women with possible multifactorial disease. Continue reading
A 50 year old female presents with epigastric and RUQ pain, nausea and arthralgias of 2 days duration.
Her blood results are as follows:
The following lateral right wrist x-ray is from a 30 year old who sustained a right wrist injury in a motor vehicle accident. Is this a lunate or a peri-lunate dislocation? What abnormality does the lunate show? Continue reading
38 year old man previously healthy with:
A previously well 38 yo man presents with a week of worsening vomiting, diarrhoea and abdominal pain. On the day of presentation to the ED he has become drowsy and confused.
T 37 degrees Celsius
BP 120/80 mmHg
GCS 12 (E3,V4,M5)
Apologies for the recent hiatus in FOAM Eye-Catchers – have had my head down in fellowship exam study.
The big news of late is that the 3rd episode in the trilogy of multi-centre trials evaluating Early Goal Directed Therapy (EGDT) for septic shock has been released.
The following knee x-rays are from 2 different patients. One x-ray shows a developmental variant and the other, a traumatic injury. Which is which? Continue reading
Middle aged man critically unwell, in acute pulmonary oedema and likely cardiogenic shock on a ventilator. Continue reading