19 10, 2018

Image Challenge

2018-11-06T14:32:54-05:00October 19th, 2018|Fall 2018, The Fast Track Issues|

Dhimitri Nikolla, DO, PGY-4 AHN Saint Vincent Hospital Erie, PA Case A 70-year-old female with a past medical history of severe COPD presents complaining of dyspnea and right-sided chest pain for 4 days. Triage vital signs include a blood pressure of 201/95 mmHg, heart rate of 87 beats/minute, tempe [...]

11 10, 2018

Don’t Miss This Fracture!

2018-11-15T20:37:53-05:00October 11th, 2018|Fall 2018, The Fast Track Issues|

Brittany McShane, PGY-2 Norman Regional Health System, Norman, OK 13-year-old male fell on an outstretched hand skate boarding. He has tenderness at the base of his right thumb in the anatomic snuffbox. What fracture would you be concerned about with the above history? You should be worried about po [...]