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"The Case documents sequence is widely known to clinical scholars, and this moment variation for psychiatry presents a good evaluate of this topic. I quite cherished the best way the scientific vignettes are offered in random order, very like real-life situations. The medical pearls are very useful, and the solutions explaining the diagnoses very good and thorough. scholars may still strongly examine wearing this publication with them whereas doing their rotation in psychiatry."--Doody's evaluate Service

Students desire publicity to instances to go the USMLE Step 2 and shelf exams-and here's how they could get it. This source offers 60 scientific situations illustrating crucial strategies in psychiatry. excellent for the clerkship and the USMLE Step 2, each one case contains a longer dialogue, definitions of keywords, scientific pearls, and USMLE-style assessment questions. This interactive studying process allows you to research rather than simply memorize.
* 60 medical circumstances illustrating crucial recommendations * scientific pearls spotlight key issues * Primer on how one can technique the medical difficulties * confirmed studying method improves shelf-exam ratings
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Sensitivity and specificity and positive predictive value of echocardiography findings in cardiac tamponade investigated in 50 patients with large pericardial effusions. Diagnosis of cardiac tamponade was established in 8/50 patients (16%) using clinical criteria and cardiac catheterization performed immediately before pericardiocentesis [41]. RA right atrium, RV right ventricle, LA left atrium, IVS interventricular septum, VCI inferior caval vein (Ristic et al. [41]) b Insp Exp ⊡ Fig. 11a,b. Doppler echocardiography demonstrating respiratory changes of flow velocities in cardiac tamponade.

Mayo Clin Proc 1993; 68: 1158–1164 43. Togni M, Shabetai R, Blanchard D. Color M-mode Doppler flow propagation velocity in cardiac tamponade. J Am Coll Cardiol 2001; 37(1): 328–329 44. Nishikawa Y, Roberts JP, Talcott MR, Dysko RC, Tan P, Klopfenstein HS. Accelerated myocardial relaxation in conscious dogs during acute cardiac tamponade. Am J Phys 1994; 266(5 Pt 2): H1935–1943 45. Murgo JP, Uhl GS, Felter HG. Right and left heart ejection dynamics during pericardial tamponade in man. In: Reddy PS, Leon DF, Shaver JA (eds) Pericardial disease.

Nerves, Arteries, Lymphatics, and Lymph Nodes The phrenic nerves located over the medial section of the frontal side of the parietal pericardium supply most of the pericardial innervations. It is of great importance to protect phrenic nerves and their nutrient pericardiacophrenic artery during surgery and radiofrequent ablation procedures. The esophageal plexus supplies vagal fibers for the pericardium. g. in acute pericarditis) and the pain is transmitted via the phrenic nerve to the spinal cord at the C4–C6 segment.

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