Flashcards in No, YOU world! 1/16/15 Deck (15):
3 choices for empiric Tx of UTI in pregnancy.
nitrofurantoin, amoxicillin, or cephalexin
2 choices for empiric Tx of pyelonephritis in pregnancy
ceftriaxone or ampicillin + gentamycin
Anti-dsDNA Abs are very specific for the Dx of _______.
Primary Biliary Cirrhosis
Sjogren's Syndrome (also some pts w/ SLE)
What 2 other causes of renal failure must be ruled out before making the Dx of hepatorenal syndrome?
Volume depletion (prerenal) and urinary tract obstruction (postrenal)
What is the Tx of choice for hepatorenal syndrome?
octreotide, midodrine, and albumin
What is the most likely cause of sudden cardiogenic shock after giving nitraes and morphine in inferior MI?
How should cardiogenic shock 2/2 RVMI be treated initially?
What is saw palmetto used for?
What is kava used for?
What is garlic used for?