Flashcards in Dr. Hogan BEdside Tut #7 Deck (10)
What is the most common reason for needing IV fluids post surgery?
order of gastro post-op surgery eating food textures:
IV fluids>free fluids> light diet> full diet
How to tell if someone is hyperglycaemic without BSLs?
Ketones: fruity breath
How to tell if someone is hypoglycaemic without BSLs?
not dehydrated or ketones
sympathetic autonomic outpouring
-tachycardic, cold clammy
What is the Somogyi effect?
when patient has night time HYPO and get rebound hyper in the morning
Where is the blood in a pseudo or false aneurysm?
between media and adventitia
4th heart sound in AF?
when does 3rd heart sound happen?
what does 3rd heart sound mean?
problem with LV filling
Nothing is wrong with them