Know Your Guidelines – Osteoporosis

Adam WandermanGuideline Knowledge Check, Internal Medicine, Medical News

Internal Medicine Guidelines Knowledge Check on Osteoporosis

Stay in step with current national guidelines with Med-Challenger Guideline Knowledge Checks. Today’s Guideline Knowledge Check question comes from the desk of Med-Challenger Internal Medicine Editor-in-Chief, Paul F. Griner, MD, MACP. … is estrogen now more strongly recommended for treating post-menopausal osteoporosis as compared to the last (2008) ACP osteoporosis guideline? Yes or No? The following case presentation provides the … Read More

Know Your Guidelines – Life-Threatening Tension Pneumothorax

Adam WandermanEmergency Medicine, Guideline Knowledge Check, Medical News

Emergency Medicine Guidelines Knowledge Check Pneumonia

Stay in step with current national guidelines with Med-Challenger Guideline Knowledge Checks. Today’s Guideline Knowledge Check question comes from the desk of Med-Challenger Emergency Medicine Editor-in-Chief, Andrea Eberly, MD, FAAEM. Try this review question and find out if you’re following the most current guideline. A 36-year old female bicyclist weighing about 160 lbs. is brought in by EMS after being … Read More

Know Your Guidelines – Atrial Fibrillation

Adam WandermanGuideline Knowledge Check, Internal Medicine, Medical News

internal-medicine-guidelines-knowledge-check atrial fibrillation

Stay in step with current national guidelines with Med-Challenger Guideline Knowledge Checks. Today’s Guideline Knowledge Check question comes from the desk of Med-Challenger Internal Medicine Editor-in-Chief, Paul F. Griner, MD, MACP. For patients with atrial fibrillation, has the recommended stroke risk-stratification tool changed since the 2014 American Heart Association guidelines on the same subject? Yes or No? In November 2018, … Read More

Know Your Guidelines – What Kind of Pneumonia?

Kelly SeagravesEmergency Medicine, Guideline Knowledge Check, Medical News

Emergency Medicine Guidelines Knowledge Check Pneumonia

Stay in step with current national guidelines with Med-Challenger Guideline Knowledge Checks. Today’s Guideline Knowledge Check question comes from the desk of Med-Challenger Emergency Medicine Editor-in-Chief, Andrea Eberly, MD, FAAEM. Try this review question and find out if you’re following the most current guideline. A 78-year-old resident of a nursing home was discharged from the hospital after a brief admission … Read More

Know Your Guidelines – Cervical Cancer Screening

Kelly SeagravesGuideline Knowledge Check, Internal Medicine, Medical News

Internal Medicine Guidelines Knowledge Check Cervical Cancer

Stay in step with current national guidelines with Med-Challenger Guideline Knowledge Checks. Today’s Guideline Knowledge Check question comes from the desk of Med-Challenger Internal Medicine Editor-in-Chief, Paul F. Griner, MD, MACP. Have the recommendations for cervical cancer screening recently changed? Yes or No? Try this review question and find out if you’re following the most current guideline. The former (2012) … Read More

Know Your Guidelines – Hospital and Ventilator Acquired Pneumonia

Kelly SeagravesGuideline Knowledge Check, Internal Medicine, Medical News

Internal Medicine Guidelines Knowledge Check hospital acquired pneumonia

Stay in step with current national guidelines with Med-Challenger Guideline Knowledge Checks. Today’s Guideline Knowledge Check question comes from the desk of Med-Challenger Internal Medicine Editor-in-Chief, Paul F. Griner, MD, MACP. Try this review question and find out if you’re following the most current guideline. In 2016, the American Thoracic Society and the Infectious Diseases Society of America updated the … Read More

Know Your Guidelines – Burn Resuscitation: Parkland Formula?

Kelly SeagravesEmergency Medicine, Guideline Knowledge Check, Medical News

Emergency Medicine Guidelines Knowledge Check Burn Resuscitation

Stay in step with current national guidelines with Med-Challenger Guideline Knowledge Checks. Today’s Guideline Knowledge Check question comes from the desk of Med-Challenger Emergency Medicine Editor-in-Chief, Andrea Eberly, MD, FAAEM. Try this review question and find out if you’re following the most current guideline. A 35-year-old woman was a passenger in a small aircraft that caught fire after striking another … Read More

Know Your Guidelines – Drowning with Cardiac Arrest

Kelly SeagravesEmergency Medicine, Guideline Knowledge Check, Medical News

Emergency Medicine Guidelines Knowledge Check Drowning With Cardiac Arrest

Stay in step with current national guidelines with Med-Challenger Guideline Knowledge Checks. Today’s Guideline Knowledge Check question comes from the desk of Med-Challenger Emergency Medicine Editor-in-Chief, Andrea Eberly, MD, FAAEM. Has the resuscitation of a person in drowning-related cardiac arrest recently changed? Yes or No? Try this review question and find out if you’re following the most current guideline. To … Read More

Know Your Guidelines – Ventricular Fibrillation

Kelly SeagravesEmergency Medicine, Guideline Knowledge Check, Medical News

Emergency Medicine Guidelines Knowledge Check Ventricular Fibrillation

Stay in step with current national guidelines with Med-Challenger Guideline Knowledge Checks. Today’s Guideline Knowledge Check question comes from the desk of Med-Challenger Emergency Medicine Editor-in-Chief, Andrea Eberly, MD, FAAEM. Do beta-blockers play a role in treating ventricular fibrillation? Yes or No? Try this review question and find out if you’re following the most current guideline. Which of the following … Read More