This month's quiz asks readers to evaluate a 62-year-old man before he has panretinal laser photocoagulation therapy in both eyes.
This month's quiz asks readers to manage recent hypoglycemia in a 21-year-old woman diagnosed 3 months ago with type 1 diabetes after presenting to the emergency department with diabetic ketoacidosis.
This month's quiz asks readers to evaluate a 58-year-old man with type 2 diabetes mellitus, hypertension, and hyperlipidemia as a new patient.
Electrocardiogram is unchanged from the time of her stress test. Which of the following is the most appropriate next step in management?
This month's quiz asks readers to evaluate a 48-year-old woman with type 1 diabetes who experiences occasional episodes of hyperglycemia in the morning before breakfast.
gout. However, this test is not definitive for the diagnosis. An elevated level does not prove that the patient has gout because asymptomatic hyperuricemia is common in the general population.
An exercise treadmill test is administered for 8 minutes, 40 seconds. ... Despite a negative exercise stress test, aspirin therapy would be recommended in this woman who has several risk factors for cardiovascular events and stroke, including hypertension
This month's quiz, from MKSAP 17, asks readers to evaluate a patient with type 2 diabetes, hypertension, dyslipidemia, and obesity.
This month's quiz asks readers to evaluate a 60-year-old man, diagnosed with type 2 diabetes mellitus during a health insurance evaluation 6 months ago, as a new patient.
This month's quiz asks readers to evaluate an 82-year-old with a 6-year history of type 2 diabetes mellitus and a 5-year history of heart failure.