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1

Best single agent for nursing home acquired pneumonia

Levofloxacin (to cover anaerobes)

2

Best agent for depression in older patients

Electroconvulsive therapy

3

Bilateral facial nerve palsy seen in

Sarcoidosis

4

Herbal that potentiates aspirin

Ginko biloba

5

Traveler's diarrhea tx in children

Azithromycin
(quinalones can work in adults)

6

Where should an emergency trach be performed

At chricothyroid membrane

7

Symptomatic LBBB initial study

Cardiac monitoring

8

Positive result on 2nd TB test but not on first indicates

Latent, long standing TB

9

Highest sexual defects in what anti-depressent

Paroxetine

10

RSV course

start with rhinorrhea and pharyngitis, followed in 1–3 days by cough and wheezing

11

Most common cause of skin and soft tissue infections presenting to ED

MRSA

12

Being below the fifth percentile for most of childhood is a hallmark of

constitutional growth delay

13

Most common source of excess iodide in the US

Amioderone

14

Baseline serum cortisol useful in

Patients who show strong signs of addisons

15

Removal of the proximal nail fold is useful in treating

chronic paronychia

16

Syncope with exercise indicates

Cardiac output is fixed and doesn't rise or fall with exertion

17

Two topical treatments for scabies

Permethrin and lindane