Cases & Quizzes

 
 
  • Fast Five Quiz: Urinary Tract Infection Urinary tract infections can have a serious impact on quality of life. Although women are more frequently affected, incidence increases in men older than 60 years. Stay current with this quick quiz.
  • Treating Hypertension: Is Anything Safe? Some antihypertensives have been found to be associated with cancers. Others are subject to recalls owing to contamination. What is the best way to treat a newly diagnosed patient with hypertension?
  • Fast Five Quiz: HIV Pre- and Postexposure Prophylaxis Are you familiar with the best strategies for PrEP and PEP? Test your knowledge with this short quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Cutaneous Manifestations of HIV Can you recognize presenting exam findings, diagnostic features, and treatment options for cutaneous manifestations of HIV? Test your knowledge with this short quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Bleeding Disorders Given the potentially serious health implications related to bleeding disorders, knowledge of best practices is important. Test yourself with this short quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: hATTR Treatment How much do you know about the treatment of hATTR? Test your knowledge with this short quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Presentation/Diagnosis of hATTR How much do you know about the presentation and diagnosis of hATTR? Test your knowledge with this short quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Psoriatic Arthritis Treatment Psoriatic arthritis develops in at least 5% of psoriasis patients. With a lack of specific tests, defining this condition is difficult. Do you know the signs to look for and best treatment practices?
  • Fast Five Quiz: Psoriatic Arthritis Can you determine the presenting symptoms and differential diagnoses of psoriatic arthritis? Test your knowledge with this short quiz.
  • A 14-Year-Old Boy With Painful Periorbital Edema A 14-year-old boy presents with painful periorbital edema and erythema in his right eye. What is the most likely cause?
  • A 19-Year-Old Shooting Victim With Complications Five weeks after polytrauma from multiple gunshot wounds, a 19-year-old man is experiencing diffuse right-sided chest pain and shortness of breath. Can you make the diagnosis?
  • A 77-Year-Old Retired Teacher With a Constant Headache A 77-year-old retired teacher presents to the emergency department with dizziness, imbalance, nausea/vomiting, and a constant headache for the past 2 weeks. Can you make the diagnosis?
  • Fast Five Quiz: Autism Spectrum Disorder Reported rates of autism spectrum disorder have dramatically increased in many countries over the past decade. Are you able to properly identify and help treat patients? Take this short quiz.
  • Guillain-Barré Syndrome and Vaccines: Time to Say Yes? A woman with a history of Guillain-Barre syndrome presents for care. What vaccines would you give her?
  • Fast Five Quiz: Metastatic Colorectal Cancer Diagnosis Do you know the key aspects of diagnosing, staging, and treating metastatic colorectal cancer? Test your knowledge with this short quiz.
  • ECG Challenge: Runner With an Irregular Beat A 45-year-old runner has an irregular pulse. What do the irregular rhythms of her ECG reveal?
  • Fast Five Quiz: Embarrassing Medical Conditions Patients often have medical concerns they find embarrassing. Although many are benign, some may signal a significant problem. Are you prepared to help patients with issues they struggle to describe?
  • A 12-Year-Old Boy With Falling Grades and Forgetful Behavior A 12-year-old boy with declining grades is disruptive at school, forgetful at home, and upset by tasks that are time consuming or cognitively demanding.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Aortic Stenosis Do you know key aspects of presentation and best practices for diagnosis and treatment of aortic stenosis? Test yourself with this short quiz.
  • A 50-Year-Old Man With Optic Disc Edema A 50-year-old man was noted to have optic disc edema and visual field defects in each eye. What is the most likely cause?