A related Test Yourself has questions from MKSAP 18 focused on intensive care.
The following cases and commentary, which focus on use of beta-blockers, are excerpted from ACPs Medical Knowledge Self-Assessment Program (MKSAP 17).
Clinicians should apply the American College of Gastroenterology's diagnostic criteria for accurate documentation and billing.
A 54-year-old woman is evaluated before an elective cholecystectomy. Medical history is significant for atrial fibrillation, type 2 diabetes mellitus, chronic heart failure, hypertension, and a transient ischemic attack 2 months ago.
Laboratory test results are pending. Chest radiograph reveals a prominent right pulmonary artery. ... Blood and urine culture results are pending. Which of the following is the most appropriate diagnostic test to perform next?
These cases and commentary, which focus on insulin, are excerpted from ACP's Medical Knowledge Self-Assessment Program (MKSAP16).
You think to yourself, This guy looks really sick, I think he is in pulmonary edema. ... And then you get there and the introducer runs up to you and says, ‘Scott, tell me something about yourself; I have to introduce you in 30 seconds.’ This way you
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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
These cases and commentary, which focus on mechanical ventilation, are excerpted from ACP's Medical Knowledge Self-Assessment Program (MKSAP16).