Author: jberkowitz

Dr. Berkowitz is an Emergency Medicine Resident at SUNY-Downstate Medical Center/Kings County Hospital.

Xray Vision: Headache – Answer

Congratulations to ablumenberg! While your answer wasn’t complete, you were the only one to submit an answer, so, you win money (or a gift card)!   To recap: An 88 yo M on aspirin and PLAVIX is BIBEMS for headache and vomiting the…

Xray Vision: Headache

An 88 yo M with history of HTN and CAD s/p stent on aspirin and Plavix is brought in by EMS after a fall. He states he was drinking tea in his chair last night and he fell asleep, fell…

Xray Vision: More Chest Pain!

    You just finished rounding in the critical care area at Janus General Hospital when the triage nurse wheels over a patient from walk-in triage. The patient is a 75 year old male with a history of well controlled…