Card Set Information
signs and description
deep pain on inspiration while fingers are placed under the right rib cage; cholecystitis.
positive when lifting scrotum and pain is relieved; epididymitis
negative when lifting scrotum and pain is still present; testicular torsion
pt lays down leg is elevated and knee flexion elicits pain. Meningitis
Pt lays down and neck is bend causing pt to flex knees. Meningitis
What is gold standard for diagnosing choleycystitis?
high pitched, tinkling bowel sounds are seen in what condition?
What is psoa's sign?
pain w/ right thigh extention
what is obturator sign?
pain w/ internal rotation of flexed right thigh
what is positive rovsing's sign?
right lower quadrant pain when pressure is applied to the left lower quadrant
pt states feels like squeezing of heart, angina
outpatient Treatment for angina
nitrate, betablocker, calcium channel blocker
Common hypercholesterolemia drugs
statin, niacin, fibrates
Changes in I, aVL in ekg
MI in lateral part of heart
Changes in II, III, aVF in ekg
MI in inferior part of heart (underneath heart)
Changes in V leads or V3 and V4 in ekg
MI in anterior part of heart (straight in heart)
which cardiac enzyme are cardioselective?
troponin I and CK-MB
closure of mitral and tricuspid valve
closure of aortic and pulmonary valve
Mitral stenosis, aortic regurgitation diastole
Mitral regurgiation, aortic stenosis, systole
kentucky, heard in heart failure and pregnancy
tennessee, heard in MI, chronic hypertension, ventricular hypertrophy
murmur heard in 5th ICS
murmur heard in right 2nd or 3rd ICS
acute heart failure
left sided, caused by acute MI or valve rupture
chronic heart failure
right sided, caused by inadequate compensatory mechanism to improve cardiac output
1st- ASA 325mg to chew, 2nd NTG sl q5 mins x3, 3rd begin O2
Campylobacter jejuni is treated with?
Salmonella is treated with?
Shigella is treated with?
Giardia lamblia is treated with?