Marina Morgan, Consultant Medical Microbiologist, Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital, Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust, Exeter, UK
A 19-year-old student was admitted for the fourth time in six weeks for incision and drainage (I&D) of a recurrent large abscess, this time located in the left groin. The lesion demonstrated early necrosis at the centre and was incredibly tender.
Oni Choudhury, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
Richard Leach, Consultant Respiratory Physicians, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
A 62-year-old woman presented with a 2-3-month history of breathlessness, non-productive cough, weight loss, lethargy and ankle oedema. Her exercise tolerance was limited to 50 yards by breathlessness.
Background: The intensity and frequency of sounds in a lung sound analysis (LSA) may be related to airway constriction; however, whether any factors of an LSA can predict airway eosinophilic ...
Background: Studies show that anaphylaxis is under-recognized and epinephrine (adrenaline) is under-used by medical personnel as well as patients and their families. This study assesses the ...
Newly diagnosed and relapsed follicular lymphoma: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines for diagnosis, treatment and follow-upJun 2014
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After completing this module you should know the common causes of mucocutaneous lesions in patients with HIV infection. You should know how to recognise such lesions and, where appropriate, how...
This activity is intended for allergists and other physicians with an interest in allergic diseases. The goal of this activity is to discuss the management of allergic rhinoconjunctivitis and other...
This module should help you to: identify different types of acne, explain the condition to patients, choose the best treatment, know when to refer patients to a specialist and coordinate...
Study evaluating the safety and efficacy of a novel biologic in the treatment of systemic lupus erythematosus in male and female adults. Patients who qualify will be randomized to either active BMS-931699 or placebo for up to 24 weeks. Disease activity..
Noninvasive brain stimulations (NIBS) will be used in MS patients with cognitive impairments to enhance their cognitive aptitudes.