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Medgeeks Clinical Review Podcast

Nov 9, 2019

Today we are continuing our discussion on anemia, and we are focusing Normocytic Anemia.

If you missed it last week, we talked about Microcytic Anemia. If you missed it go check it out.

Lets go ahead and get started:

Today we are going to discuss:

  • How to approach Normocytic Anemia
  • Best way to work-up Normocytic...

Nov 8, 2019

A 21 yo F presents c/o of increasing fatigue and occasional SOB. Her sx have been gradual in onset over the past few weeks. She denies: chest pain, cough, fever & leg edema. Vital signs are normal. No other complaints or Past Medical History.

You obtain some labs that show you what you believe to be the answer.

  • Hgb -...

Oct 30, 2019

Your next patient is an 8yo girl; her mother brought her to your office because she has a red painful left eye. Her mother believes this is “Pink Eye”.  There has been no drainage or any known exposure.

On exam, you see a significant amount of edema and erythema of the upper and lower eyelids and the surrounding...

Oct 21, 2019

A 43 year old male with a past medical history of hypertension, diabetes, and hyperlipidemia presents to the emergency department with dizziness that started 14 hours ago.

He complains of nausea and vomiting.

He denies recent trauma, fever, headache, visual disturbance, or weakness. He says he requires the assistance of...

Oct 16, 2019

Ear pain!

I see it almost every shift in the ED. Most of the time it is pretty routine stuff, otitis media, swimmer's ear, occasionally a foreign body in the case of some adventurous toddlers. 

Bottom line, not really emergencies, MOST OF THE TIME!

But what happens when ear pain presents in a really sick patient, who's...