The Clinical Picture

A 68-year-old man with a blue toe

The patient had undergone coronary artery bypass grafting, which caused cholesterol crystal embolism.

Medical Grand Rounds

Cardiogenic shock: From ECMO to Impella and beyond

Several devices can serve as a bridge to recovery, transplant, or a long-term device.

The Clinical Picture

Porcelain heart in a uremic patient

Constrictive pericarditis due to secondary hyperparathyroidism occurs in up to 4% of patients with end-stage renal disease.