FOAMed question of the day 65 #FOAMedQOTD

What volume of fluid from thoracocentesis is associated with an increased risk of re-expansion pulmonary oedema?

 

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FOAMed question of the day 64 #FOAMedQOTD

 Kernigs and Brudzinskis sign are both used to identify patients with meningeal irritation.

How sensitive are these signs for the diagnosis of meningitis?

Kernig

FOAMed question of the day 62 #FOAMedQOTD

 Patient returns from a holiday to visit family on an aussie farm.

Diagnosis?

Treatment?

foot

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