Flashcards in Diagnosing Resp Tract Infections Deck (11):
What is the Cause of "rusty" Sputum?
What is the Cause of Foul smelling sputum?
What are causes of Hemoptysis?
Bronchitis, pneumonia, TB, CA, PE, trauma
What are the Causes of Dyspnea?
Airway Obs, Parenchyma, PE, Pleural Cause, anemia
What lung infectin is associated with hotel or cruise stay in last 2 weeks?
What infection is associated with:
Farm animals or cats
What is the I:E ratio of different breathing patterns?
What type of culture medium is used to culture Mycobacterium TB?
Lowenstein Jensen Medium
What is the clinical Presentation of Sinusitis?
Viral infections and allergies are common
Nasal obstruction, focal facial pressure and pain, nasal discharge, dec smell
WHat is the clinical presentation of Pharyngitis?
Pain, Dysphagia, URI symptoms, absence of cough, fever
Rapid antigen and culture if Strep
HIV, EBV, Influenza