Volume 12, Issue 2, Pages 65 – 124 (2013)
Acute monoarthritis is a common medical emergency with wide differential diagnosis. Common underlying causes include trauma, septic arthritis, crystal induced arthritis (gout and pseudogout),
Pyrexia of unknown origin (PUO) is a frequent presentation to the Acute Medical Unit, and is a source of significant morbidity, both the psychological burden of an uncertain diagnosis and prognosis
A Case of Newly Diagnosed Primary Hypothyroidism with Deteriorating Consciousness that did not Respond to Thyroxine – What Else should be Considered?
Abstract We present an unusual case of a 60 year old male who was noted to have primary hypothyroidism and decreased consciousness which did not respond to Levothyroxine. Further investigations revealed
Abstract We describe a case of infectious mononucleosis (IM) hepatitis occurring in an elderly thespian, who had recently played the role of ‘Father Christmas’. We discuss the importance of differing
Abstract Deliberate poisoning with intentional ingestion of elemental mercury is reported not to result in systemic toxicity due to minimal absorption from the gastrointestinal tract. We report a case
9th -10th May 2013, Hilton Hotel, Coventry Over 200 abstracts were submitted to this year’s Society for Acute Medicine spring meeting which was held in the Hilton hotel, Coventry on 9-10 May 2013….