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NOT JUST YOUR DIABETES ANTIBODY: A CASE OF ANTI-GLUTAMATE DECARBOXYLASE ASSOCIATED LIMBIC ENCEPHALOPATHY

Case Presentation: TW is a 43-year-old woman with history of complex partial epilepsy who presented with recurrent seizures and poor memory. She has poor medication compliance and multiple emergent visits for seizures. Past workup included [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:42:07+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on NOT JUST YOUR DIABETES ANTIBODY: A CASE OF ANTI-GLUTAMATE DECARBOXYLASE ASSOCIATED LIMBIC ENCEPHALOPATHY

THE IMPORTANCE OF AVOIDING ANCHORING BIAS WHEN TAKING THE HELM

Case Presentation: A 22 year-old G1P1000 pregnant woman at 24 weeks presented with hypertensive urgency and newly diagnosed intrauterine growth restriction in the setting of pre-eclampsia. On admission her physical exam and laboratory data were [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:30:58+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on THE IMPORTANCE OF AVOIDING ANCHORING BIAS WHEN TAKING THE HELM