How COVID-19 Affects Patients with Asthma – Guideline Knowledge Check

Andrea Eberly, MD, MS, FAAEMEmergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Guideline Knowledge Check, Internal Medicine, Medical News, Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Pediatric Medicine, Physician Assistant, Urgent Care

Covid-19 and Asthma - How Covid-19 Affects Patients with Asthma

How COVID-19 Affects Patients with AsthmaThis Guideline Knowledge Check reviews treatment guidelines for COVID-19 in patients with asthma.  A 2020 Pulmonology Advisor discusses a recent study on the effects of COVID-19 on asthma. How do the study’s data alter the care of patients with asthma who require admission for COVID-19?Today’s Guideline Knowledge Check question comes from the desk of Med-Challenger … Read More

Bedside Diagnostic Challenge – A 56-year-old woman presents with the complaint of shortness of breath

Paul Griner, MD, MACPBedside Diagnostic Challenge, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Nurse Practitioner, Nursing RN/PN, Physician Assistant, Urgent Care

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Shortness of Breath: Bedside Diagnostic ChallengeA 56-year-old woman presents with the complaint of shortness of breath.A 56-year-old woman presents with the complaint of shortness of breath. She indicates that the shortness of breath is precipitated by exertion and is worse at end of the day, particularly during the night when she has to sit on the side of the bed … Read More