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MKSAP quiz on hypercalcemia

A. Acute kidney injury. B. Fracture-related hypercalcemia. C. Humoral hypercalcemia of malignancy. ... Therefore, furosemide should no longer be recommended as part of the management of hypercalcemia.
May 2012

The May issue of ACP Hospitalist is online

The latest issue of ACP Hospitalist is online and includes stories about ethics in hospital medicine, inpatient hypercalcemia, compassion fatigue and more. ... The latest issue of ACP Hospitalistis online and includes stories about ethics in hospital
May 2012

Too much of a good thing

We are seeing more patients with hypercalcemia associated with taking calcium carbonate and other supplements. ... Patients may come in very ill, with their confusion related to the hypercalcemia,” he said.
May 2012

Using medical applications on wards, in clinics

One involved a 72-year-old male patient with a medical history of hypertension who was admitted to the hospital from clinic for hypercalcemia (11.2 mg/dL) found on routine ... Badlani said.“ I type in the patient's values, and it tells me this is
April 2013

A collection of individual cases

Hypercalcemia of malignancy is common, reported in 20% to 30% of patients with cancer. ... Hypercalcemia can manifest as confusion, weakness, pain, gastrointestinal symptoms, polyuria, and kidney stones.
November 2017

November ACP Hospitalist now online and in the mail

The Brief Case section features a collection of individual cases—hypercalcemia of malignancy, euglycemic diabetic ketoacidosis, VTE in Klinefelter syndrome, and more.
November 2017

MKSAP quiz on oncology

In this case, glucocorticoid therapy has the added benefit of directly treating the hypercalcemia and plasma cell myeloma. ... Hypercalcemia is most common among patients with multiple myeloma and breast, renal, and lung cancer.
August 2018

Letter from the Editor

Some of this issue's topics include ethics in the hospital, diagnosis and treatment of hypercalcemia, and compassion fatigue. ... In our clinical coverage this month, we examine the most likely manifestations of inpatient hypercalcemia— and how to
May 2012

Oncologic horrors in the hospital

Metabolic problems that lead to emergent treatment for cancer patients include tumor lysis syndrome (TLS) and hypercalcemia. ... Unfortunately, hypercalcemia with a known cancer diagnosis has a poor prognosis and may best be treated palliatively, he added
June 2014

Using medical apps, tech on the wards

The man, who had a medical history of hypertension, was admitted to the hospital from clinic for hypercalcemia (11.2 mg/dL) found on routine labs, along with an elevated phosphate ... Badlani said.“ I type in the patient's values, and it tells me this
June 2013

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