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12/2/16 Intern Morning Report - Aortic Coarctation, Endocarditis

CC: 2 weeks of shortness of breath

ID: 70 yo male with hyperlipidemia presents with progressively worsening shortness of breath, decreased exercise tolerance, and new 2 pillow orthopnea for the past 2 weeks.   244 more words

Intern Morning Report

Waiting List for Heart Surgery

Heart diseases, as the most common cause of death in Indonesia and worldwide, have always been considered by the public and healthcare policy makers.

Consequently, increasing the number of heart surgery centers has become an indicator of healthcare extension.

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Renal Artery Doppler

Renal artery doppler is a powerful tool for the diagnosis of Renal Artery Stenosis (RAS). One of the more involved exams in the sonographers arsenal, learning the proper anatomy and techniques can make the process a challenging yet pleasurable one. 934 more words


Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm is a focal dilatation of the Aorta caused by degeneration of the tunica media (middle connective layer of the arterial wall).

It is a relatively common condition. 279 more words


Trauma Notes

Whenever the patient’s status changes in a trauma, start over with primary survey.


Thoracic aortic rupture – rare, but a common cause of death from blunt MVC trauma.   561 more words

Emergency Medicine