Sudden Cardiac Death

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Abstract Number: 593

CHEST PAIN AFTER PHYSICAL ASSAULT: AN UNEXPECTED BLESSING

Case Presentation: A 56 y/o African American male with a history of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation presented with “pounding” chest pain after being assaulted. On presentation, the patient was afebrile and normotensive but significantly tachycardic (heart [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:30:28-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on CHEST PAIN AFTER PHYSICAL ASSAULT: AN UNEXPECTED BLESSING

HM2018 Abstract Number: 770

A LIFESAVING FEVER – UNMASKING BRUGADA

Case Presentation: A 60-year-old man presented with several days of diarrhea, fevers, and syncope. Past medical history was significant for recurrent syncopal episodes, all of which occurred during febrile illnesses. Review of systems was negative [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:23:05-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on A LIFESAVING FEVER – UNMASKING BRUGADA