75yo M who presents with chest pain and shortness of breath.
You are reviewing an 80 year old man who has collapsed.
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80 year old male known diabetic, re-presents to ED after a recent admission in which the patient was diagnosed with TB. According to the wife the patient has been home for 2 days. Over the last 24 hours his oral intake has declined and he has become less responsive.
A 60 year old female presents to ED after a heroin OD. The patient has a background of COPD and malnutrition. An ECG is done:
The following ECG is from an 83 year old lady who has presented with new renal impairment following a fall (Na 134 K5.4 Ur 12.4 Cr 164 from a baseline of 110).
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A 60 year old male presents with an overdose. Below is the patients ECG:
A 62 year old male presents with a 2 days history of severe nausea and dizziness. Wife reports that the patient had a seizure like episode earlier in the day. The patient has a background history of hypertension and GORD. He takes omeprazole and enalapril/HCTZ. Below are the patients biochemistry results: