Jul 26, 2018
Today, we're going to talk about the patient, who makes you want to go home and have your own drink.
You get a page from the ER about a new admission. It's a 35 year old male patient with a past medical history of heavy alcohol abuse - he presents to the hospital asking for detox.
For every ETOH patient that walks...
Jul 19, 2018
In last weeks episode, we discussed the differences between DKA and HHS. Today, we'll be sharing how to manage these two diseases.
If you missed last weeks episode, you can listen to that here: https://medgeeks.co/podcast/
We had that 35 year old female with type 1 DM on insulin complaining of burning with urination,...
Jul 12, 2018
Today, we're going to talk about the evaluation of your diabetic patient who walks into your clinical with a glucose which is unable to be read (>500).
A 35 year old female with type 1 DM on insulin arrives to the ER for evaluation after being referred by her PCP.
The patient complains of burning with urination x3...
Jul 5, 2018
As you start to review your patients - you get your first page.
So, you call stat, and on the other end, you hear a frantic nurse saying, "Bed 45. Heart rate 150s with an irregular rhythm."
Your first thought should be AFIB with RVR until proven otherwise.
Today, Zach will give you the run down on what to do...