Clinical Correlations

The NYU Langone Online Journal of Medicine


End Tidal CO2 – How Has It Changed CPR?

By  David Pineles, MD

Peer Reviewed

You are a third-year internal medicine resident finishing your night shift at John Doe Hospital. Your shift so far was challenging to say the least: six admissions to the general medicine service. It was a hodgepodge of elderly patients with multiple medical co-morbidities sprinkled with difficult family members.…

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Primecuts – This Week in the Journals

By Nathaniel Siev, MD

Peer Reviewed

With medicine advancing at such a rapid pace, it is crucial for physicians to keep up with the medical literature. This can quickly become an overwhelming endeavor given the sheer quantity and breadth of literature released on a daily basis.…

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Core IM: 5 Pearls on Treatment of Alcohol Use Disorder

By Kate Lawerence MD, Marty Fried MD, Irene Swanenberg MD, Shreya P. Trivedi MD || Illustration by Caroline Srisarajivakul-Klein MD || Audio Editing by Harit Shah. Quiz yourself on the 5 Pearls we will be covering:

  1. Throwback: At what levels of drinking does unhealthy alcohol use start, and how do you screen for unhealthy alcohol use?

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Core IM Hoofbeats Part 2: 85F with Acute AMS

By John Hwang MD, Cindy Fang MD, Neil Shapiro MD, Marty Fried MD || Illustration by Michael Shen MD || Audio Editing by Richard Chen ||

Time stamps

  1. Your collective differential [0:40]
  2. The test results (that you asked for) are in… [2:13]
  3. The hospital course, and the diagnosis (or is it?) [7:10]
  4. Validating a diagnosis: Base rate, adequacy, and coherence [8:30]
  5. Revisiting the differential [14:44]
  6. What to do when there is no final diagnosis?

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