A recent Asian immigrant presents to the clinic for an employment physical examination
before starting work at a local hospital. The patient has a history of receiving a bacille
Calmette-Guerin (BCG) vaccination. Screening for tuberculosis should include which of
the following tests?
A. Bronchoalveolar lavage
B. Tine test
C. Chest x-ray
D. No screening is needed – (h) A. Bronchoalveolar lavage should not be used as a screening test for tuberculosis. This is an
invasive test that carries high risk without additional benefit.
(u) B. Tine test is not indicated for use in screening of TB in any circumstance.
(c) C. Chest x-ray is the test of choice in patients where the PPD test is not indicated or in highrisk
(u) D. This patient has recently emigrated from a possible endemic region and should be
screened for tuberculosis.
rota – a roster of names showing the order in which people should perform certain duties
carbohydrate – polymers of sugar
move the other passengers away from the patient – удалить других пассажиров от пациента
l'œil au beurre noir – black eye
What drugs is contraindicated in acute pancreatitis – Oral drugs; N/V (only IVs)
Also, Morphine; spasm of sphincter of oddi
Which infant will require positive press ventilation during resuscitation?
takykardi – ökad hjärtverksamhet
Lotion – a liquid that you put on your skin in order to protect it, improve its condition or make it smell pleasant
What is the main function of the scapula? – To attach the upper arm to the collar bone
serious blood clot – большой сгусток крови (тромб)
Which infаnt will require pоsitive press ventilаtiоn during resuscitаtiоn?
puzzled (confused) – zaintrygowany, zakłopotany
Drugs to avoid in the elderly – Diphenhydramine
Triglycerid, kolesterol og kolesterolesteres transporteres i blodet som lipoproteiner omgivet af en fosfolipid kappe, hvori stabiliserende proteiner sørger for, at lipoproteinet kan genkendes af receptorer i lever og perifert væv.
Inddeles afhængigt af deres molekylvægt i triglyceridholdige chylomikroner, VLDL, LDL og HDL, der transporterer kolesterol fra perifert væv til leveren.
Hyperkolesterolæmi er den kvantitativt vigtigste form for dyslipidæmi i forbindelse med udvikling af arteriosklerose. – Patofysiologi af dyslipidæmi
typical CAP presentation – acute onset
fever, productive cough
pleuritic CP, pleural friction rub
tachypnea, tachycardia, dyspnea (severe)
chills, rigors (bacteremia)
CXR: lobar consolidation

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