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Dear Sir,

I read with interest the article by Ravikirti et al in the recent edition of Acute Medicine. The authors rightly highlight the potential for atypical presentations of tamponade following cardiac

Dear Editor:

We read with interest the picture quiz ‘’A young man with palpitation’’ by Shaukat and Grey in Acute Medicine Journal, and we would like to make some comments regarding the management

Contemporary definition of sepsis and the role of the Acute Medicine trainee in the management

Dear Editor,

We read with interest the review of shock by Rowe and Fletcher in the Acute Medicine Journal,1

We read with interest the review of the OPAT service in Birmingham, featured in the most recent issue of Acute Medicine.1 Could the authors confirm the percentages of patients deemed suitable for outpatient

The article “The impact of education on the knowledge and documentation of Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) driving restrictions by doctors”1 was interesting and I agree that doctors (especially

We enjoyed the recent article by Heaps and Gormley.1 It highlights both the importance of electrolyte disturbance and the QT interval, in the context of acute drug overdose or substance misuse.

We recently

I read with interest the article “ The NICE Guideline on chest pain of recent onset: What does it mean for the Acute Physician?”.1 I struggle to recall a day’s take occurring without at least

Dear Editor,

We read with interest the article “Aortic dissection: a review of the diagnosis and initial management” by Thompson-Moore and Papouchado1; the authors do not mention pleural effusion

Dear Editor

I was disappointed to read, in the case scenario of a recent article regarding the investigation of a patient with polyarthritis 1 that a patient was not offered an HIV test despite there

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