A useful approach before examining any patient, using the mnemonic WIPER. 1. Wind up clothes above elbow, Withdraw all jewelry and Wash your hands. 2.…Explore more Remember WIPER before patient examination
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Eczema is common for young children, although some carry the skin condition into later life. Severe or persistent eczema can cause distress and embarrassment. It…Explore more Expert Tips To Treat Severe Eczema Breakouts At Home
Acute undifferentiated febrile illnesses (AUFI) are characterised by fever of less than two weeks’ duration without organ-specific symptoms at the onset. Mnemonic MA-ESR lists the…Explore more Acute Undifferentiated Febrile Illness – Mnemonic
Method 1: Digital block Painting with antiseptic solution Application of sterile latex gloves (slightly larger than the patient’s hand) on the patient’s hand A tiny…Explore more How to make tourniquet for fingers using latex gloves?
Mnemonic: WHAT caused the hip dislocation? 1. Wear: Eccentric wear of a polyethylene acetabular cup (common cause of late instability occuring >5 years after procedure)…Explore more Causes of Dislocation of Total Hip Arthroplasty : WHAT mnemonic
Constipation can cause significant discomfort and thus diminish your quality of life, so it can be helpful to educate yourself on this topic. Constipation usually…Explore more Constipation: Top Causes and Remedies
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