PE Basics: DehydrationFrom July 2021, The Parched Patient
While dehydration is a common chief complaint, many of the classically taught physical exam findings are unfortunately unreliable. In particular, pediatric and elderly patients have an increased risk of being significantly dehydrated while still having non-concerning physical exam findings.17min 46Drew Kalnow, DO, Matthew DeLaney, MD, and Mike Weinstock, MD
HypomagnesemiaFrom January 2019, Can't We All Just Get Along?
Matt Delaney and Miz discuss the importance of low magnesium. They discuss clinically how it can increased myocardial irritability, lowers seizure threshold and increase neuronal hyperexcitability. They further discuss which patients are at high risk for this, workup and management and indications …11min 23Mizuho Morrison, DO and Matthieu DeClerck, MD
What Would I Do Next? | Lactic Acidosis From GlucophageFrom October 2018, You'll Shoot Your Eye Out!
Patients who are taking metformin and present with weakness should have metformin associated lactic acidosis (MALA) considered in their differential.14min 59Mike Weinstock, MD, Brent Arnold, DO, and Mike Pallaci, DO
Management of HyperkalemiaFrom January 2017, New Year Resolutions: Dissections, Flu and STD's
Miz and Mike discuss diagnosis and management of hyperkalemia in the UC setting.16min 45Mike Weinstock, MD and Mizuho Morrison, DO