Licensure practice questions on obstetrics and pediatrics.
Hospital-acquired pneumonia (HAP) is pneumonia that develops 48 hours or longer after admission to a hospital. HAP is the second most common nosocomial infection. -Medscape
A 14 year old male comes into the emergency with complaints of dizziness, headache, bloody vomitus. He has been nose bleeding for three days & actively for 24hours. The accompanying guardian has had him lean back in an effort to stop the bleeding. On assessment he has cold clammy skin and is weak looking while being pale with some confusion. Vital signs:
Symptoms of hyperglycemia due to insulin deficiency.