Category: Chiefs’ Inquiry Corner
- Bellevue Hospital: What is the evidence for anticoagulation in atrial tachycardias?
- Tisch/Kimmel: What are the clinical features of HACEK endocarditis?
- What is the best method to manage hypertension in a patient with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy?
- Manhattan VA: How is ascitic fluid protein used to distinguish between etiologies of cardiac ascites?
- NYU Brooklyn: What is roflumilast and what is its role in the management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease?
- Bellevue Hospital: How does amiodarone potentiate digoxin toxicity?
- VA Clinic: Should ACE inhibitors be used to prevent microalbuminuria in normotensive patients with diabetes?
- NYU Brooklyn: What is the appropriate management of Steven Johnson Syndrome / Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis ?
- Tisch/Kimmel: How does measles present in adults?
- Tisch/Kimmel: What is the Staphylococcus Panton-Valentine Leukocidin?
- Bellevue Hospital: How do we risk stratify patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy? When is an implantable cardiac defibrillator indicated for primary prevention?
- NYU Brooklyn: What is Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome and what are its clinical manifestations?
- Bellevue Clinic: What is the optimal treatment of allergic rhinitis?
- Manhattan VA: How reliable are cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) white blood cell (WBC) count and protein in the diagnosis of Herpes Encephalitis?
- Bellevue Hospital: What are the neurologic manifestations of methotrexate toxicity?
- Tisch/Kimmel: What is the classic presentation of progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML)?
- Bellevue Hospital: Why does propofol turn urine green? Does this have any significance for the development of propofol-related infusion syndrome (PRIS)?
- NYU Brooklyn: Is there a link between influenza vaccination and Guillain-Barre Syndrome?
- Tisch/Kimmel: Should HIV-uninfected patients with Pneumocystis pneumonia be treated with corticosteroids?
- NYU Brooklyn: What is the typical presentation and prognosis of anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis?
- Gouverneur Clinic: Should medications be used to assist with weight loss?
- Bellevue Hospital: Is evaluation of right heart pressures required prior to TIPS?
- Tisch/Kimmel: What is the role of N-acetylcysteine in the treatment of alcoholic hepatitis?
- Manhattan VA: Is there a benefit to treating hypercalcemia associated with malignancy?