Jun 27, 2021
Written By: Dr. Vishalini Sivarajah
Expert Review By: Dr. Darby Ewashina
In a patient with a diagnosis of depression: Assess the patient for the risk of suicide. Decide on appropriate management (i.e., hospitalization or close follow-up, which will...
Jun 20, 2021
When assessing the acutely ill patient, look for signs and symptoms of dehydration. (e.g., look for dehydration in the patient with a debilitating pneumonia).
In the dehydrated patient,...
Jun 6, 2021
Written By: Chris Cochrane
Expert Review By: Dr. Nabeela Waja (Paediatrician)
Objective 1: In patients with croup, Identify the need for respiratory assistance (e.g., assess ABCs, fatigue, somnolence, paradoxical breathing, in drawing) and provide that...