Elbow pain from an injury that required surgery. A second injury and an open wound required a more intense treatment due to an infection in the bone.
Patient taken to the hosptial following his first seizure ever was suprised to learn that it was caused by his addiction to huffing paint.
When you are called to the same patient’s room two or three times in a twenty-minute period unexpectedly – one of three things is likely occurring. One – the patient is really in need of something. Two – the patient is overstating their needs. Three – the patient is doing something crazy.
A first-time patient requested medications in a peculiar way. When it turned out she wanted Lortab the cops were almost called.
A first-time mom came into the clinic for a six-month check-up for her baby girl. By the end of the vist I was asking What are you feeding your 6-month old?