Month: May 2020

The child with a limp

What’s the most common cause of a limp? Why is septic arthritis considered an emergency? When should we think about Lyme disease as the cause of a limp?

Name that rash!

Check out this week’s mystery rash! What is it? What causes it? And how do we treat it?

Diabetes oral medications!

How does A1C relate to microvascular complications? Which medications cause glucosuria? Which medications lower the risk of macrovascular complications?

Name that rash!

Check out this week’s mystery rash! What is it? What causes it? And how do we treat it?

VTE Anticoagulation!

What’s the best initial anticoagulation therapy in pregnancy? Why might warfarin lead to a hypercoagulable state? When should we be using the HAS-BLED score?