Infectious Diseases Cases & Quizzes

 
 

  • Fast Five Quiz: Measles Key Aspects Measles vaccinations have decreased, leading to concern about simultaneous outbreaks of influenza, measles, and COVID-19. Refresh your knowledge of key clinical info on measles with this quick quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Social Disparities in Healthcare How familiar are you with social disparities in healthcare? Test yourself with this quick quiz.
  • The COVID Complication You Might Miss An emerging complication of both severe influenza and COVID-19 may not be known to many healthcare providers. It can lead to deadly results.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Myocardial Infarction Clinical Keys Myocardial infarction remains one of the leading causes of death worldwide. Do you know key aspects, as well as the latest recommendations? Make sure you're prepared with this short quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Stroke Stroke is among the leading causes of morbidity and mortality worldwide. Do you know key aspects and best practices associated with various types? Refresh and test your knowledge with this quick quiz.
  • A Barely Responsive Woman Dropped at the ED With a Note A 36-year-old woman is dropped at a hospital entrance, minimally responsive, with a note that read, 'I picked her up at a hotel. She said she was sick.' Can you make this challenging diagnosis?
  • Fast Five Quiz: Sickle Cell Disease Sickle cell disease causes significant morbidity and mortality, particularly in those of African and Mediterranean ancestry. What do you know about this condition? Test yourself with our short quiz.
  • A Teenager With Fever Who Can’t Talk After Visiting Mexico A 13-year-old girl presents with 2 months of worsening shortness of breath, malaise, fever, and loose stools after returning from a trip to Mexico. Are you able to make the diagnosis?
  • Fast Five Quiz: COVID-19 Clinical Keys As knowledge about COVID-19 continues to evolve, are you familiar with recently identified key aspects and practice essentials? Test your knowledge with this short quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Flu Season Seasonal influenza overlapping with the COVID-19 pandemic is a major concern. Are you familiar with important information for this flu season, including best practices? Take this quick quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Thyroid Cancer Practice Essentials Do you know which patients are at increased risk for thyroid cancer, as well as COVID-related concerns and best practices for diagnosis and treatment? Test your knowledge with this quick quiz.
  • Anticoagulation for COVID-19: More Harm than Good? The risk for fatal hemorrhagic stroke adds questions to the routine use of prophylactic anticoagulation in patients with COVID-19, according to Dr Andrew Wilner.
  • Patient Simulation: A 23-Year-Old Man Interested in Preventing HIV A 23-year-old man is worried that he may have HIV. How would you manage this patient?
  • Flu Vaccine Important, but Will GBS Patients Believe You? Influenza vaccination will be critically important this season. Dr Paauw reviews the literature that should help you convince your post-GBS patients to get it.
  • A Man With Skin Plaques Has Severe Pain After Eating A 71-year-old man presents with severe pain in the epigastrium. The pain started a day ago, after he ate a large, fatty meal for lunch. What is the most likely diagnosis?
  • Fast Five Quiz: Norovirus Norovirus is a common cause of 'the stomach flu' in the fall and winter, and some symptoms can resemble those of COVID-19. Do you know key aspects and best practices? Take this quick quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: HIV More than 1.2 million Americans have HIV. Medical advances are allowing for longer lives. Do you know associated conditions to watch for and best treatment? Test yourself with our quick quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: HIV Antiretroviral Therapy How much do you know about HIV antiretroviral therapy? Find out with this short quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Antiretroviral Therapy in HIV -- When to Switch? Interested in testing your knowledge of ART switching? Take this short quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Tattoos As the popularity of tattoos continues to increase, so do reports of complications and reactions. Are you familiar with conditions related to tattoos and tattoo removal? Take this short quiz.