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Altered Mental Status

MOVE STUPID

 

Metabolic

Oxygen

Vascular

Electrolyte/Endocrine

 

Seizure

Tumor/Trauma/Temperature/Toxins

Uremia

Psychiatric

Infection

Drugs (Intoxication, Withdrawal)

2

Child with Fever

PASS GUM

 

Pneumonia

Acute Otitis Mediaa

Scarlet Fever

Sepsis

 

Gastroenteritis

URI/UTI

Meningitis/Measles/Mumps

3

Hematuria

SWITCH GPS

 

Stones/Sickle Cell Disease/SLE

Wegener's Granulomatosis

Infection

Trauma/Tumor/TTP

Cryoglobulinemia

HUS/HSP/Hemophilia

 

Goodpasture/Glomerulonephritis

PCKD

Sponge Disease (Medullary Sponge Disease)

4

Loss of Consciousness

SS CAMP

 

Seizures/Strokes

Syncope

 

Coronnary Artery DIsease

Arrythmia/Aortic Stenosis

Migraine/Medication

Psychiatric/Personality Disorder (Hyperventilation)