Rosh Review

Rosh Review

The diagnosis of schizophrenia rests on the presence of a combination of features outlined in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM). Delusions and disorganized speech for 8 weeks is required to make the diagnosis.

The diagnosis of schizophrenia rests on the presence of a combination of features outlined in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM). Delusions and disorganized speech for 8 weeks is required to make the diagnosis.

Bacterial Meningitis (Adult)  Streptococcus pneumoniae (most common) jolt accentuation, Brudzinski’s sign (flex neck), Kernig’s sign (extend knees) Acute:  (< 24 hrs) bacterial Subacute: (1-7 days) lymphocytic/viral Chronic: (>1 week) insidious fungal (Cryptococcus in HIV patients)  Steroids Prophylaxis (rifampin) of close contacts (N. meningitidis and H. influenzae) Empiric antibiotic by age: 18 - 50 years: ceftriaxone + vancomycin > 50 years: ceftriaxone + ampicillin + vancomycin

Bacterial Meningitis (Adult) Streptococcus pneumoniae (most common) jolt accentuation, Brudzinski’s sign (flex neck), Kernig’s sign (extend knees) Acute: (< 24 hrs) bacterial Subacute: (1-7 days) lymphocytic/viral Chronic: (>1 week) insidious fungal (Cryptococcus in HIV patients) Steroids Prophylaxis (rifampin) of close contacts (N. meningitidis and H. influenzae) Empiric antibiotic by age: 18 - 50 years: ceftriaxone + vancomycin > 50 years: ceftriaxone + ampicillin + vancomycin

Common Causes of Hematuria by Age

Common Causes of Hematuria by Age

This patient presents with a partial thickness second degree burn with a mechanism of injury that does not fit the injury pattern raising suspicion for child abuse. The most likely etiology of these burns is from a cigarette. Cigarette burns are typically round and sharply-demarcated. They are sometimes confused with healing impetigo. Child physical abuse refers to infliction of injury to any part of the child. This may present as bruising, fractures, brain injury, burns or internal…

This patient presents with a partial thickness second degree burn with a mechanism of injury that does not fit the injury pattern raising suspicion for child abuse. The most likely etiology of these burns is from a cigarette. Cigarette burns are typically round and sharply-demarcated. They are sometimes confused with healing impetigo. Child physical abuse refers to infliction of injury to any part of the child. This may present as bruising, fractures, brain injury, burns or internal…

Research indicates that exercise could boost serotonin levels enough to relieve depression.

Research indicates that exercise could boost serotonin levels enough to relieve depression.

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