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Four clinical signs can improve GP pneumonia diagnosis, finds study

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My first patient this morning after my two days BMJ Masterclass course in London(BMA house) was 70 years old sarcoid lady on Ling term steroids presenting with three days acute breathlessness: Apyrexial(probably effect of prednisolone any way) Respiratory rate 30/min Oxygen sat in air 88% persistently Widespread crackles in chest LR , vocal resonance increased left side Pulse 110/min regular BP 130/80mm Hg I called ambulance and sent her to acute medical assessment unit our local acute hospital query pneumonia

Posted date

23 Nov 2017

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4:15pm

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