Category Archives: Infectious Disease

  1. Swimmer’s Dermatitis

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    July 7, 2017 by Agnes Usoro

    By: Agnes Usoro Review Question Patient arrives in your ED with an erythematous papular rash after swimming in a pond, …
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  2. What’s the Evidence? Corticosteroids in Sepsis?

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    December 1, 2015 by dailybolusoflr

    By: Nick Rademacher, MD Surviving Sepsis Suggestions 1  Do not use steroids unless refractive to BOTH fluids and vasopressor therapy. …
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  3. Back to Basics: Infectious Flexor Tenosynovitis (FTS)

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    September 29, 2015 by dailybolusoflr

    By: Casey Carr, MD Definition Inflammation of a tendon and its synovial sheath. Most commonly in hand and wrist. Can …
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  4. Back to Basics: Periorbital Cellulitis versus Orbital Cellulitis

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    September 3, 2015 by dailybolusoflr

    By: Casey Carr, MD Infections of the eye in the pediatric patient need quick and proper diagnosis as there is …
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  5. Medical Minute Recap: Antifungals

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    September 1, 2015 by dailybolusoflr

    By: Shaughn Keating, MD True Pathogenic Fungi- Usually need high index of suspicion and travel to endemic area +/- BAL …
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  6. Medical Minute: Evidence-Based Management of Acute Bacterial Rhinosinusitis (ABRS) in Children and Adults

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    July 22, 2015 by dailybolusoflr

    By: Casey Wilson, MD IDSA Guidelines: COCHRANE Systematic Review, 1980 – 2011 Cost Analysis: Total direct healthcare costs attributed to bacterial …
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  7. Medical Minute: Estimating CD4 count in HIV positive patients

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    November 18, 2014 by dailybolusoflr

    By Ryan Circh, MD Normal CD4 count in non-HIV infected patient: 800-1000 CD4 count less than 200 is highly predictive …
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