Month: December 2018

CXR Essentials: Abnormal CVC position

Medmastery video helps identify incorrectly positioned central venous lines on chest x-ray and the potential complications of pneumothorax, pneumomediastinum, hydrothorax, hemothorax and cardiac tamponade The post CXR Essentials: Abnormal CVC position appeared first on Life in the Fast Lane. Go to Source Author: Sabrine Elkhodr Powered by WPeMatico

Ultrasound Case 017

A 23 year old woman presents with right sided pelvic pain and vaginal spotting. Her last period was 6 or 7 weeks ago and her urinary BHCG is positive. You perform a transvaginal ultrasound. The post Ultrasound Case 017 appeared first on Life in the Fast Lane. Go to Source Author: Dr James Rippey Powered

Podcast #126 – Incidental Findings

Sometimes in medicine we find things we were not necessarily looking for when we perform a test.  We call these incidental findings.  While many of these are benign they can potentially be problematic as they can change the workup of a patient including their disposition and management. Incidental findings are frequently found on imaging but also with