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UTI-Club #3: lesión pulmonar inducida por la ventilación mecánica: VILI #tweetorial

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#TuitMédico #MedTwitter #FOAMed #FOAMcc #MedEd #UTI #ICU #MechanicalVentilation #VIL

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⌨️POP hemicolectomía (CA Colon). 3 hs de cirugía, sin complicaciones
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Ingresa a UTI extubada, sin requerimientos de vasopresores.

Al poco tiempo desarrolla hipoxemia e infiltrados pulmonares 🖥️

EAB: (con máscara de O2 al 50%): 7,42/50,4/36,5/-1/23/85,9% 💉

Ecocardiograma normal ❤️

AngioTC negativa para TEP ❎
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Requiere intubación orotraqueal y conexión a asistencia respiratoria mecánica.

Cuando se procede a setear al respirador, llama la atención que la paciente tiene baja estatura (1,55 m) y sobrepeso (en la historia clínica de ingreso figura peso previo a la cirugía de 68 kg) ⚖️
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Ok Urologists: It’s #AUA19 time and there are new GUIDELINES about women with recurrent #UTI that include doing a pelvic exam and giving vaginal estrogen. Follow me on this #sexmed vulvar educational thread and change your practice pattern! @AmerUrological
UTIs are a problem. They cause morbidity, overcrowd your clinic and frustrate you and your patients when they keep coming back. Let’s work on evidence-based PREVENTION strategies. #AUA19 auanet.org/guidelines/rec…
Prevention means understanding the vulva/vagina and how hormones affect the tissue. You must get comfortable talking about GSM (genitourinary syndrome of menopause). It’s the cool “new” term for vaginal atrophy. #AUA19
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Is a toilet seat a mode of transmission for an #STI Sexually Transmitted Infection?

No

Is a #UTI Urinary Tract Infection caused by sitting on a toilet seat?

No

The idea that one can get infected by organisms that "jump" from a toilet seat into your body is a myth
What is an #STI Sexually Transmitted Infection?

• infection that is transmitted via condomless sexual contact or close sexual contact

• transmitted via bodily fluids ---> blood, vaginal fluids, semen

• close sexual contact ---> skin-to-skin e.g. pubic lice/genital warts
What is a #UTI Urinary Tract Infection?

• an infection of the urinary system

• urinary system ➡️ kidneys, bladder, urethra

• urine travels from the kidneys, is stored in the bladder, and passed out via the urethra
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'Bad Bot' (part II) by @DrMurphy11

The story of a dangerously flawed #eHealth AI Chatbot.

A THREAD about #HealthTech #Hype, #AI #Governance & #MedicalDevice #PatientSafety.

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This thread follows on from a prior thread ('Bad Bot' - part I) & picks up the Babylon story from the #BabylonAITest event which was held on the 27th June 2018.

'Bad Bot' (part I) - 👇 1/45
The #BabylonAITest event was held at @RCPLondon & promised to reveal to the world, Babylon's latest "ground breaking research" & "the most exciting advances in Artificial Intelligence".

Dr Murphy was expecting Big Things from @babylonhealth...

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