Question of the Day

Q. What is the treatment for FUNCTIONAL HYPERVENTILATION in pediatric patients?
Answer

Teaching Files/ Grand Rounds

A 12-year-old boy presented in November 2013 with abdominal pain and vomiting. He was operated for acute appendicitis with a perforation 5 months ago. His current CT scan abdomen showed a short segment stricture in the ileum with moderate dilation of ...
Should this child be given anti-tuberculous therapy?
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Diagnostic Dilemma

A 22 months old girl presented with fever for 10 days, diarrhea and abdominal distension for 3 days. On examination, she was pale, heart rate was 104/min, capillary refill time (CRT) was < 3 seconds. The abdomen was distended with sluggish bowel sounds. Other systems were normal. X-Ray abdomen showe ...
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Poll

Q. Should tobacco items be sold to minors?
  • No, tobacco should only be sold with age proof
  • Tobacoo should only be sold by designated tobacco shops who can keep a record to whom they sold tobacco
  • Tobacco items should be banned
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