Author: senior-chief

Clinical Correlations

Chief’s Inquiry Corner 10/27/22

  • Bellevue Inpatient: Is there a role for acetazolamide in acute decompensated heart failure with volume overload?
  • Bellevue Outpatient: Who should undergo screening for Barrett’s Esophagus?
  • VA Inpatient: How do you treat aspiration pneumonia?

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Chiefs’ Inquiry Corner – 10/5/2022

  • Tisch/Kimmel Inpatient: What is the role for early rhythm control in patients with new atrial fibrillation?
  • VA Outpatient: What medications are the most effective for treatment of diabetic neuropathy?
  • Bellevue Inpatient: What treatment options exist for multidrug resistant tuberculosis?

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Chief’s Inquiry Corner – 9/28/22

  • Bellevue Outpatient: What is the optimal duration of therapy for bisphosphates in osteoporosis? 
  • Bellevue Inpatient: What is the role of aggressive fluid resuscitation in acute pancreatitis?
  • VA Inpatient: What is the treatment for allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis?

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Chiefs’ Inquiry Corner – 9/20/2022

  • Gouverneur Outpatient: What are indications for treatment in essential thrombocythemia? 
  • Bellevue Inpatient: Are patients with discoid lupus erythematosus at risk for systemic lupus erythematosus?
  • VA Inpatient: What is the risk of and differential diagnosis for recurrent Bell’s Palsy?

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Chiefs’ Inquiry Corner-9/13/22

  • Bellevue Outpatient:  What are the indications for parathyroidectomy in patients with asymptomatic primary hyperparathyroidism?
  • Bellevue Inpatient: What are treatments for acute dystonia?
  •  Tisch-Kimmel Inpatient: How does Glucagon treat beta-blocker toxicity?

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Chiefs’ Inquiry Corner – 6/6/22

  • Tisch-Kimmel Inpatient: Is low voltage a sensitive marker for detecting pericardial effusions?
  • Bellevue Inpatient: Is the use of rectal tubes supported in optimizing the healing of sacral ulcers?
  •  Bellevue Outpatient: What is the updated guidance regarding Hepatitis B vaccination?

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