2005 April

Hong Kong Journal of Emergency Medicine: Apr, 2005
Issue No. Volume 12, Number 2
 
 
  Editorial
Emergency physician's dilemma in antibiotic prescribing (45 downloads)
by CH CHUNG
   
   
  Original Articles
1. Antibiotic prescribing for patients with upper respiratory tract infections by emergency physicians in a Singapore tertiary hospital (14 downloads)
  by WY Lee
   
2. How efficient can we treat presumed acute uncomplicated lower urinary tract infection in women with 3-day antibiotic in the Accident & Emergency Department? (14 downloads)
  by YW LI and WL YUEN
   
3. A snapshot of chronic obstructive airways disease in Australian emergency departments (14 downloads)
  by D KERR and AM KELLY
   
   
  Case Report
1. Persistent fever and exanthema in a family: a case report of Mediterranean spotted fever (14 downloads)
  by CP NG and CH CHUNG
   
2. Carotid-cavernous fistula: an uncommon and easily missed complication of head trauma (12 downloads)
  by KH LAU , CP NG , CH CHUNG
   
3. Short-haul flight: is it a risk to pulmonary embolus? (12 downloads)
  by M ABD WAHAB and AA ABU HASSAN
   
4. Spontaneous pneumomediastinum: an uncommon complication from an augmented physiological belching (imitating a TV show game) (13 downloads)
  by KC SHEK , CM LO , KL ONG , CW KAM
   
5. Beware of the anticoagulated elderly with minor head injury (12 downloads)
  by CH Chung
   
   
  Special Features Articles
1. Management of body packers in the emergency department (16 downloads)
  by GCK WONG , KK LAI , CH CHUNG
   
   
  Quiz
1. X-ray quiz: an old lady with urinary tract symptoms (41 downloads)
  by FCY LAM , TK TSANG , HS FUNG , MW WAI
   
   
2. X-ray quiz: more than a coin lesion (19 downloads)
  by AYC SIU and CH CHUNG