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1

What is the 1st step of management in anaphylactic shock?

IM adrenaline

2

What sort of pneumonia is most likely if there is a history of recent travel?

Mycobacterium

3

What sort of antibiotics are used to treat pneumonia?

Amoxicillin + clarithromycin

4

What is the antibiotic of choice for MRSA?

Vancomycin

5

What is the antibiotic of choice for nosocomial gram neg bacteria?

Tazocin

6

What is the most likely differential of bloody diarrhoea in the elderly if stool culture and C diff toxins are neg?

Ischaemic colitis

7

How could you image a clot produced by AF?

Trans-oesophageal ECG

8

What are caput medusae?

Engorged abdominal veins with direction of flow below the umbilicus being towards the legs