Dr. Laluck's Handouts

April 2017

TB Drugs: Common Side Effects and Interactions

Antituberculosis drugs: drug interactions, adverse effects, and use in special situations. Part 1: first-line drugs

Pyogenic spondylitis

Comparison of Pyogenic Spondylitis and Tuberculous Spondylitis

Review of Non-bacterial Infections in Respiratory Medicine: Viral Pneumonia

Hepatic encephalopathy

Dizziness: A Diagnostic Approach

Does my dizzy patient have a stroke? A systematic review of bedside diagnosis in acute vestibular syndrome

Diagnosis and treatment of sciatica

Considerations for the Appropriate Use of Skeletal Muscle Relaxants for the Management Of Acute Low Back Pain

Choosing a Skeletal Muscle Relaxant

Sickle cell disease

Antibiotics - Cell Wall

Antibiotics - DNA Synthesis

Antibiotics - Protein Synthesis

CSF Analysis

Gram Positive Bacteria


Prevention of Acute Sickle Cell Crisis: Review of the NEJM Report

Evidence-Based Management of Sickle Cell Disease: Expert Panel Report, 2014

ERCP: A Review of Technique and Clinical Indications

Management of Gout: A Systematic Review in Support of an American College of Physicians Clinical Practice Guideline

Malignant pleural effusion: from bench to bedside

Differential diagnosis of colitis

International Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Treatment of Acute Uncomplicated Cystitis and Pyelonephritis in Women


Examples of Insulin Initiation and Titration Regimens in People with Type 2 Diabetes

Aspiration Pneumonia and Pneumonitis

Staying Against Advice: Refusal to Leave the Hospital

Falls in the community-dwelling older adult: A review for primary-care providers

Chest Wall Masses ‚Äď Differential Diagnosis

Barriers to Excellent End-of-life Care for Patients with Dementia


Streptococcus pneumoniae bacteremia: clinical and microbiological epidemiology in a health area of Southern Spain

Clinical and microbiological characteristics of recurrent group B streptococcal infection among non-pregnant adults

Toxidrome-based Approach to Common Poisonings

Episodic Neurologic Symptoms

Influenza virus infections in humans (February 2014)

Initiating and Titrating Insulin in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes

Alcoholic hepatitis: A comprehensive review of pathogenesis and treatment

Thiamine Deficiency and Delirium

Chest Wall Tumors

Evaluation and Treatment of Iron Deficiency Anemia: A Gastroenterological Perspective

The 2015 CUA-CUOG Guidelines for the management of castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC)

What Happens When Prostate Cancer Spreads to the Bones?

First times - coping with the death of a patient

The emotional toll of being a doctor