Table of contents for Clinical cases in emergency medicine / Christine Tsien Silvers, Michael R. Filbin.

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CONTENTS
Preface		
Abbreviations/Acronyms	
CASES
I. PATIENTS PRESENTING WITH TRAUMATIC INJURIES OR ORTHOPEDIC COMPLAINTS
CASE 1	Blow to the Head	
CASE 2	Abdominal Pain after Motor Vehicle Accident	
CASE 3	Gunshot Wound	
CASE 4	Pelvic Pain after Motorcycle Collision	
CASE 5	Stab Wound to the Neck	
CASE 6	Crush Injury to the Leg	
CASE 7	Burn	
CASE 8	Dog Bite	
CASE 9	Fall on an Outstretched Hand	
CASE 10	Shoulder Pain	
CASE 11	Knee Pain and Fever	
CASE 12	Hip and Sternum Pain in a Sickle Cell Patient	
II. PATIENTS PRESENTING WITH ALTERED MENTAL STATUS AND NEUROLOGIC 
OR PSYCHIATRIC COMPLAINTS
CASE 13	Acute Mental Status Change and Headache	
CASE 14	Acute Mental Status Change and Fever	
CASE 15	Weakness and Malaise	
CASE 16	Confusion and Hot Skin in an Elderly Man	
CASE 17	Homeless Alcoholic Found Unresponsive and Cold	
CASE 18	Fever, Confusion, and Seizure in a Prisoner	
CASE 19	Young Woman Found Down	
CASE 20	Gas Bomb in the Hospital Lobby	
CASE 21	Shaking Convulsions	
CASE 22	Left-Sided Paralysis	
CASE 23	Dizziness	
CASE 24	Suicide Attempt	
III. PATIENTS PRESENTING WITH CARDIOPULMONARY COMPLAINTS
CASE 25	Crushing Chest Pain	
CASE 26	Tearing Chest and Back Pain	
CASE 27	Syncope	
CASE 28	Palpitations and Lightheadedness	
CASE 29	Sudden Collapse in a Dialysis Patient	
CASE 30	Shortness of Breath and Fatigue	
CASE 31	Shortness of Breath and Chest Pain	
CASE 32	Chest Pain and Fever	
CASE 33	Shortness of Breath and Wheezing	
CASE 34	Difficulty Breathing After an Insect Sting	
IV. PATIENTS PRESENTING WITH EYE, ENT, UPPER RESPIRATORY, OR FEBRILE ILLNESSES
CASE 35	Acute Vision Loss	
CASE 36	Red Eye	
CASE 37	Nosebleed	
CASE 38	Fever and Sore Throat	
CASE 39	Fever and Back Pain	
CASE 40	Rapidly Spreading Skin Redness	
CASE 41	Painful Head and Neck Rash with a Fever	
CASE 42	Fever in an Infant	
CASE 43	Barking Cough in a Child	
CASE 44	Dyspnea in a Child	
V. PATIENTS PRESENTING WITH ABDOMINAL OR GASTROINTESTINAL COMPLAINTS
CASE 45	Abdominal Pain Followed by Unconsciousness	
CASE 46	Lower Abdominal Pain	
CASE 47	Right Upper Quadrant Abdominal Pain	
CASE 48	Left Lower Quadrant Abdominal Pain	
CASE 49	Diffuse Abdominal Pain with Nausea and Vomiting	
CASE 50	Weakness and Vomiting	
CASE 51	Episodic Irritability and Vomiting in an Infant	
CASE 52	Vomiting Blood	
CASE 53	Buttock Pain	
VI. PATIENTS PRESENTING WITH GENITOURINARY OR GYNECOLOGIC COMPLAINTS
CASE 54	Scrotal Pain	
CASE 55	Vaginal Spotting and Pelvic Pain in Pregnancy	
CASE 56	Sexual Assault	
CASE 57	Acute Lower Abdominal Pain in a Young Woman	
CASE 58	Abdominal Pain and Vaginal Odor	
CASE 59	Heavy Vaginal Bleeding	
CASE 60	Left Flank Pain	
Review Q&A	
Index	

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Emergency medicine.
Emergency medicine -- Examinations, questions, etc.
Emergencies -- Case Reports.
Emergencies -- Examination Questions.
Emergency Medicine -- Case Reports.
Emergency Medicine -- Examination Questions.