TOTW: Treat What You Can
Posted on: January 14th, 2022
From your 2021 MCME Interactive day:
Treat what you can from a patient presentation.
We taught the Differential Diagnosis algorithm this year to help you generate potential causes for patient complaints. However, you may not always come to a clear cause of a patient’s symptoms.
Despite this, you still have tools in your toolbox to employ! For example, a patient with hypoxia can be treated with oxygen without knowing the exact cause.