45 year old male with history of Hep B ( Hep B Surf Ag + but Hep E Ab+ and E Ag – and DNA viral load was not sent) and syphilis treated in the past. He has …
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Welcome to Clinical CorrelationsNovember 27, 2006
Welcome to the official launch of the NYU Internal Medicine Residency Program’s Blog- Clinical Correlations. We hope this site becomes a part of your daily routine. Each weekday we will be posting compelling medical content including:
1. clinical cases …
Fast Facts-Critical CareNovember 22, 2006
VA MICU Conference 11/22/06
56 y.o. male with PMH ETOH abuse and COPD presented with a LUL PNA and BCx positive for penicillin-resistant pneumococcus.
Early Goal-Directed Therapy in Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock
- Early broad spectrum antibiotics.
- Goal directed hemodynamic resuscitation with
- IV fluids
- PRBCs (for …
Medical Links: MedpageTodayNovember 21, 2006
If you notice on the right side of our home page on the sidebar is a scroll of updating news items from Medpage Today. Everytime you log into clinical correlations the sidebar is updated with the latest news. This site, …
Fast Facts-CardiologyNovember 20, 2006
Welcome to Fast Facts-a new feature of Clinical Correlations. Look for frequent posts summarizing key teaching points from Morning Reports and Noon Conferences from Bellevue, Tisch and the VA.
Bellevue 11/16/08-William Slater M.D.
34 yo female, 4 weeks post-partum, presents …
Epogen and Anemia-Less is MoreNovember 17, 2006
Singh AK et al. Correction of anemia with epoetin alfa in chronic kidney disease. N Engl J Med 2006 Nov 16; 355:2085-98.
Drüeke TB et al. Normalization of hemoglobin level in patients with chronic kidney disease and anemia. …
NYU’s Dr. Hochman Releases OAT ResultsNovember 16, 2006
Hochman JS et al. for the Occluded Artery Trial Investigators. Coronary intervention for persistent occlusion after myocardial infarction. N Engl J Med 2006 Nov 14; 355.
Reperfusion via thrombolytics or PCI in patients with acute STEMI has been shown …
Should We Screen All Smokers for Lung Cancer?November 15, 2006
Commentary by Deborah Shapiro, M.D. Attending Physician, Dept. Veterans Affairs
The International Early Lung Cancer Action Program Investigators. Survival of patients with stage I lung cancer detected on CT screening. N Engl J Med 2006;355:1763-1771
Over the last few weeks there has been major …