- Introduction16:51Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia12:06Paper Chase #1 | Antibiotics For Dental-Related Visits4:23Pediatric Headache20:37Thyroid Emergencies Part 1 | Thyroid Storm16:14Paper Chase #2 | Ibuprofen Alone Is Best For Lower Back Pain5:38Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders22:17What Would I Do Next? | Petechial Rash20:00Paper Chase #3 | Improving Digital Nerve Blocks3:58Shared Decision Making (SDM)17:57Excellence In The Physical Exam | Congestive Heart FailureFree Chapter16:23Paper Chase #4 | Scalp Hematomas In Pediatric TBI5:38Thyroid Emergencies Part 2 | Myxedema Coma12:27Paper Chase #5 | Pediatric Lower Back Pain5:43Urgent Care July Summary - Serum Sickness versus HSP versus Kawasaki’s10:16
Extremes of disease spectrum can be seen in patients with thyroid disease. Matt DeClerk and Andy Grock review presentations of thyroid emergencies including thyroid storm and myxedema coma. The thyroid controls energy and metabolism. High – high energy, don’t sleep, lose weight, feel hot, palpitations/tachycardia, diarrhea (fast bowels). Low – low energy, sleep too much, gain weight, feel cold, bradycardia, constipation.Mild to moderate hypothyroidism or hyperthyroidism need urgent PMD or endocrine follow-up. Myxedema coma or thyroid storm should go to ED.