Rhythm Nation: January 2016

Faithful Bloggers! Rhythm Nation returns for another installment of critical analysis of the ECGs seen at King’s County. Onwards! 87M, hx HTN, HL, DM, Stage III CKD, Prostate CA s/p radiation p/w syncope. Two weeks ago, he noted urinary frequency…

Abscess Obsession

You’re working a peds shift when a concerned pair of parents brings their three year old child in with a swollen, red, warm bump on his forearm. They first noticed it yesterday, and it has progressively gotten larger. He’s not…

Dr. Wilhelm Frederick von Ludwig

  46 year-old female with diabetes presents for sore throat and facial swelling for the past 3 – 4 days. Patient states she’s been experiencing difficulty with chewing due to pain. The patient also endorses tactile fevers. On exam, you notice multiple…