Hospital Medicine


Perioperative cardiovascular medicine: 5 questions for 2018

Findings of recent studies regarding aspirin, troponin T, hypotension, patent foramen ovale, and recurrent stroke.

Symptoms to Diagnosis

Pulmonary infarction due to pulmonary embolism

A 76-year-old man is admitted with pleuritic chest pain and shortness of breath 48 hours after undergoing surgery.

The Clinical Picture

Calcific uremic arteriolopathy

A 51-year-old man with end-stage renal disease presented with extensive necrotic ulcers and eschar on both legs.