Lifelong antiplatelet therapy is recommended after PFO closure. PFO closure is recommended if there is no other reason for the stroke was found in patients with PFO.

40% Depression in Alzheimer’s

Depression in Alzheimer’s 40%

Depression in Alzheimer’s: Depression in Alzheimer’s: According to experts, approximately 40% of people with Alzheimer’s disease are estimated …

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Myasthenia gravis RX

Quick list of myasthenia gravis medications

MG Rx : Myasthenia gravis med list 🟪Cholinesterase inhibitors : Pyridostigmine (Mestinon) 🟪 Corticosteroids: Prednisone 🟪Immunosuppressants: Inc infection, …

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GIP ADMISSION CHECKLIST

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RSD / CRPS

RSD, CRPS

🔲 1 out of 4
🟨 Hyperesthesia / Allodynia
🟨 Vasomotor: Temperature / skin color asymmetric changes
🟨 Sudomotor: asymmetric edema/ sweating changes
🟨 Motor / trophic changes: weakness, dystonia, tremors / skin, hair, nail
🔲 Involve distal part of limbs but not head / trunk
🔲 Does not involve particular nerve or nerve root
🔲 Triple phase bone scan showing ipsilaterally active bone resorption within 5 months. Compare both sides! increased localized biphosphonate tracer uptake. Diffuse joint involvement r/o inf / arthralgias)