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Tests for cardiovascular problems

EKG
Echocardiogram
Pulse-ox
CABG (coronary artery bypass grafting)
Carotid endarterectomy

2

Tests for neurological problems

MRI
CT scan
PET scan
Shunt placement
Craniotomy

3

Tests for gastrointestinal problems

EGD (esophagogastroduodenoscopy)
Esophagram
Colonoscopy
UGI (upper gastro-intestinal)

4

Tests for genitourinary problems

Dialysis
Urinalysis

5

Tests for musculoskeletal problems

EMG
X-rays

6

Tests for respiratory problems

Bronchoscopy
Chest x ray
Lung biopsy
Sputum culture
TB test

7

Tests for endocrine problems

Blood work

8

Name some contractible diseases

C-diff
HIV
MRSA
TB
Cold/Flu
Hepatitis (A, B, C)
Herpes

9

SLPs & continuum of care

ICU
CCU (Critical Care Unit)
Acute Care
Acute Rehab Unit
Subacute Rehab Unit
SNF
Assisted Living/Intermediate Care Facility
Home Health
Outpatient

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esophagram vs. EGD

esophagram looks at esophagus
EGD is a scope into esophagus and is done by a GI doc