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Possible causes of high absolute reticulocytes

autoimmune hemolysis


G6PD4 deficiency


sickle cell anemia


Rh isoimmunization

Glascow Coma Scale

3 (best) - 15 (worst)

Osteoporosis T Score Guide

Normal : -1


low bone mass (osteopenia) : (-1) - (-2.5)


osteporosis: < - 2.5

Best test to distinguish Iron Dificiency Anemia from other anemias?

serum ferritin

Acute sinusitis microorganisms

steptococcus pneumoniae


haemophiles influenzae

wet mount results confirming bacterial vaginosis

squamous epithelial cells with stippling appearance and indistinct borders, no lactobacillus rods, many WBCs

Leading cause of Cancer related death in women

Lung

Lime disease treatment

azithromycin (Zithromax)

what would you perform for an initial evaluation of acute prostatis

UA and urine culture

Asthma Assessment Findings

decreased tactile fremitus


wheezing


increase in anterior and posterior diameter


decrease PFEV


hyperresonance


low diaphram


prolonged expiratory phase of forced exhalation

SSRI Side Effects

lack of appetite

weight loss


digestive upset


diarrhea


insomnia


vivid dreams


Contraindicated antibiotics during pregnancy

quinolones and tetracyclines

ACE Inhibitors- monitor what?

Potassium

Epididymitus history of what is risk factor??

STD




MUMPS

Romberg test-

Cerebellar function




Patient maintains balance with eyes closed

One of most common causes of acute abdominal pain in 0- 1year old infant

intussusseption

Oral thrush treatment

Nystatin (Mycostatin) oral suspension

Most sensitive test to diagnose hypothyroidism

thyroid stimulating hormone radio immunassay

Monofilament test

assess level of feeling in feet- diabetic patients

eucapnia

normal level of C02 in arterial blood

what alternative therapy can increased risk for bleeding with anticoagulants

garlic

Turners syndrome presents exclusively in

females

Cervical CA risk factors

partner with penile cancer


high age parity


multiple sex partners


smoking


sexual interocourse <18 yr age


1st pregnancy <18 yr age


low socioeconomic status

What age do you screen for scoliosis

12- 14 year (peak growth)

Most effective antibiotic for CAP in young adult without comorbid conditions

clarithromycin (Biaxin)

Follow up for Iron therapy

hemoglobin or hematocrit in one month


serum ferritin 4-6 months

Denver II screening test

Test person/social, fine motor, gross motor, and language in infancy - 5 1/2 years

Initial treatment for GERD

H2 blockers - famotidine (Pepcid)

AAP cholesterol screening for children

9-11 years


18-21 years

What drug class can produce hypotension, bradycardia, and worse HF

beta blocker

crying without tears is caused by

dehydration

general adult population total dietrary fat should be no more than what % of total calories

30%

Tinea corpis treatment

oral antifungal for 6 weeks

Medications used with diabetic patients

daily asprin


ACE inhibitors


statins

Avoid in BPH patients

diuretics


caffiene


anticholinergics


TCAs

s4 heart sound with lateral displacement of PMI is associated with

hypertension

most common cause of Cushings syndrome

administration of glucocorticoid or ACTH

Peri-menopausal symptoms

decrease vaginal lubrication


vasomotor instability (hot flashes)


nervousness


palpitations


depression


headache



Osteoporosis can be associated with

long term anticonvulsant use


long term steroid use


chronic renal failure

diagnostic test for testicular torsion

doppler ultrasound

uncontrolled primary hypertension s/s

headache (occipital, presents in AM with waking)


tachycardia


palpitations


tinnitus


fatigue

when do frontal sinuses appear in childhood

4-6 years

Isolated systolic hypertension treatment

CCB

patient education for daily nitrate use

12 hr nitrate free period to prevent tolerance

how many kilocalories beloew ones requirement does it take to lose a pound

3500