Which of the following is the most appropriate diagnostic test to perform next? ... Correct answer: C. Thyroid studies. The most appropriate diagnostic test to perform in this young patient with new-onset heart failure is to obtain thyroid studies.
Patient cases involving warfarin before cholecystectomy, atrial fibrillation and colonoscopy, and more.
The following cases and commentary, which address infectious diseases, are excerpted from ACPâ€™s Medical Knowledge Self-Assessment Program (MKSAP14).
A stress test demonstrates sustained monomorphic ventricular tachycardia at 201/min at peak exercise.
The diagnostic test of choice is continuous (24-hour) EEG monitoring. Most critically ill patients with nonconvulsive seizures have their first detectable seizure with EEG monitoring within 24 hours of initiating ... The presence of vasospasm is
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This month's quiz includes questions from ACP's Medical Knowledge Self-Assessment Program (MKSAP 18) on critical care.
Cases involving anticoagulants for afib after PCI, periprocedural anticoagulation, and others are presented.
These cases and commentary, which address antibiotics, are excerpted from ACP's Medical Knowledge Self-Assessment Program (MKSAP15).