Respiratory Tract Review Questions – Respiratory Infections Board Review Questions, Free CME Quiz

Paul Griner, MD, MACPEM Questions of the Week, ENP Question of the Week, FM Question of the Week, IM Question of the Week, Medical Student Question of the Week, NP Question of the Week, PA Question of the Week, Personal Education, Question of the Week, SPEX Question of the Week, Urgent Care Question of the Week

respiratory tract infections review questions and free cme quiz

Respiratory Tract Review Questions: Free CME QuizFree Respiratory Tract Infections Board Review Questions & CME Quiz courtesy of Med-Challenger Online Medical Education This week’s Med-Challenger’s free CME quiz reviews the recommended appropriate pharmacologic therapy for the treatment of lower respiratory tract infections including updated guidelines for treating community acquired pneumonia (CAP); diagnosis of pertussis, coccidioidomycosis, and leptospirosis The free sample … Read More

Asymptomatic Bacteriuria: Clinical Pearls Blog

Gerard Kiernan, MD, FAAFP, FHMClinical Pearls, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Nurse Practitioner

Asymptomatic Bacteriuria positive urine culture

Asymptomatic bacteriuria (ASB) is a common finding in many populations, including healthy women and persons with underlying urologic abnormalities or those who have bladder catheters inserted for an extended period.  Asymptomatic bacteriuria is a condition in which larger than normal numbers of bacteria are present in the urine but symptoms do not result. A 76-year-old woman with Alzheimer’s disease, hypertension, … Read More