Case Study - page 2

A few months ago we had a case study presentation of a cardiac episode in the ER and I was wondering if anyone was interested in another one? I'll try to present this one as best I can (I've never... Read More

  1. by   getoverit
    You're right, you can be septic without growth but I was just saying that he wasn't septic. Not a blanket statement.
    This gentleman had developed acute crystal nephropathy from Acyclovir. He subsequently developed ARDS, began going in and out of v-tach and DIC. To compound this he also developed an ileus.
    His case continues with a bleak prognosis. I thought he was a very interesting and unique case.
  2. by   CaseManager1947
    This was very interesting... I like these Case study postings.
  3. by   TA123
    good case study..i was on track too eventhough i did response