Flashcards in week 11 Deck (18):
should immunizations be given according to chronological or gestational age?
what is HCGs main job in pregnancy?
to maintain the corpus luteum (until the placent wakes up and makes progesterone)
in addition to HIV, chlamydia, and gonorrhea, what 2 pathogens should be screened for in a patient with an STD?
treatment of ...:
gonococcal conjunctivitis =
chlamydia conjunctivitis =
gon = cefotaxime or CTX;
chlam = PO macrolide
central vs primary adrenal insufficiency:
which has more severe symps?
which has normal aldosterone?
functional hypothalamic amenorrhea:
does withdrawal bleeding occur with progesterone?
in cardiogenic shock, preload is _____ and afterload is _____
intertrigo (ie redness/itchiness in skin folds) is caused by what ?
first line management in threatened abortion?
expectant management + repeat US
hypertensive hemorrhages most commonly occur where?
bipolar ____ requires manic episodes. bipolar ___ requires majord depressive episodes
a positive fetal fibronectin test is predictive of what?
delivery within 1 week
in anti-phospholipid syndrome, what coagulation time is prolonged?
____ is associated with myocyte necrosis and fibrosis where as ____ is associated with myocardial stunning
gram neg or positive?
a ____ is due to a granulomatous reaction to a blocked meibomian tear gland. a _____ is an acute inflammatory nodule arising from an eyelash follicle
patients in whom a treatment plan is chosen based on severity of their condition may have a worse outcome due to _____ bias