Category: Board Review

Bored review….Gas!

A stringy-haired pimply teenager in a long trench-coat was found in his room listening to death metal, in a puddle of vomit, having had urinary and fecal incontinence. En route to your hospital he begins to seize. The paramedics who…

Bored review: Blast! 7/8/14

A 23-year-old female, completely entranced by 4th of July fireworks ducks the barrier and gets a little too close to the excitement. While ashing her cigarette next to a giant box labelled “explosives,” she hears a loud noise and is…

Never Bored Review ! 7/3/14

I know Board Review is usually Tuesday…but this one couldn’t wait. Chief Carl’s asked an interesting question during conference. Let’s make his implied knowledge a little more obvious.   A Case 70 yo Male with no related past medical history…

NOT Bored Review 7/1/14 – Disaster!!!

A young ambitious scientist doing research in gamma radiation to get into his desired radiation oncology residency accidentally pressed the “go” button while in his lab. He presents to the emergency department immediately following the exposure to high-dose total-body radiation.…

Bored Review 6/17

Grock + Bogoch= 1) In which area of the body is central cyanosis most likely to be detected?   2) What are the causes of central cyanosis?   RIVERS, baby. Version 6.