Lumbar puncture

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Abstract Number: 65

EFFECT ON RESIDENT PROCEDURE VOLUME AND SUPERVISION AFTER IMPLEMENTATION OF AN INPATIENT PROCEDURE SERVICE

Background: The American Board of Internal Medicine suggests residents participate in a minimum of five abdominal paracentesis (AP), central venous catheter (CVC) placements, and lumbar punctures to ensure “adequate knowledge and understanding” of procedures performed [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:17:27+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Education, Hospital Medicine 2019, Research|Comments Off on EFFECT ON RESIDENT PROCEDURE VOLUME AND SUPERVISION AFTER IMPLEMENTATION OF AN INPATIENT PROCEDURE SERVICE

HM2017 Abstract Number: 814

A PEDIATRIC CASE OF IDIOPATHIC INTRACRANIAL HYPERTENSION (IIH) PRESENTING WITH ATAXIA

Case Presentation: An 8 year-old male presented with one week of acute ataxia. Physical exam was significant for a wide-based gait and a mild left sixth nerve palsy. A lumbar puncture (LP) was performed and [...]

By | 2017-04-25T23:20:41+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Clinical Vignette Abstracts, Pediatric|Comments Off on A PEDIATRIC CASE OF IDIOPATHIC INTRACRANIAL HYPERTENSION (IIH) PRESENTING WITH ATAXIA