Clinical Problem Solving/Exercises in Clinical Reasoning by UAB Residents

Brizendine K, Wells JM, Flanders SA, Saint S, Centor RM. Clinical problem-solving. In search of.... N Engl J Med. 2010;363:2249-54. PMID: 21121838.

Small C, Land AM, Haist SA, Estrada CA, Snyder ED. Managing Cognitive Load to Uncover an Unusual Cause of Syncope: Exercises in Clinical Reasoning. J Gen Intern Med. 2016 Feb;31(2):247-51. PMID: 26542062

Jones B, Brzezinski WA, Estrada CA, Rodriguez M, Kraemer RR. A 22-year-old woman with abdominal pain. J Gen Intern Med. 2014 Jul;29(7):1074-8. PMID: 24420866

Steinhilber S, Rodriguez JM, Estrada CA, Kraemer RR. A 76-Year-Old Woman with Diaphoresis and Anxiety. J Gen Intern Med. 2013;28(10):1376-80. PMID: 23729373.

Schleifer JW, Centor RM, Heudebert GR, Estrada CA, Morris JL. NSTEMI or Not: A 59-Year-Old Man with Chest Pain and Troponin Elevation. J Gen Intern Med. 2013 Apr;28(4):583-90. PMID: 23054926.

Wallace E, Douglas C, Safdar N, Saint S, Centor RM. "Different strokes for different folks". J Hosp Med. 2012 Mar;7(3):258-61. doi: 10.1002/jhm.1924. PubMed PMID: 22389319.

Vick A, Kraemer RR, Morris JL, Willett LL, Centor RM, Estrada CA, Rodriguez JM. A 60-Year-Old Woman with Chorea and Weight Loss. J Gen Intern Med. 2012;27:747-751. PMID:22143453

Bhatnagar D, Morris JL, Rodriguez M, Centor RM, Estrada CA, Willett LL. A middle-age woman with sudden onset dyspnea. J Gen Intern Med. 2011;26:551-4. PMID: 21301984


Case Reports Published by UAB Residents

Lash T, Kraemer RR. Elevated Liver Enzymes Indicating a Diagnosis of Limb-Girdle Muscular Dystrophy. J Gen Intern Med. 2014; Jan 23 [epub] PMID: 24452419

Robertson J, Landham JB, Estrada CA. Splenic Infarcts Associated with Immune Reconstitution Inflammatory Syndrome. J Gen Intern Med. 2014;29:541-542. PMID: 24002634

Denby K, Nelson G, Estrada CA. Bedside Hand Grip Assessment with the Sphygmomanometer. J Gen Intern Med 2013: 28 (10):1381. PMID: 23568188

Clark D 3rd, McGiffin DC, Dell'italia LJ, Ahmed MI. Submassive Pulmonary Embolism: Where's the Tipping Point?  Circulation. 2013 Jun 18;127(24):2458-64. PMID:23775195.

Hsaad AH, Bleich S, Nanda NC, Athanasuleas CL, Kemaloğlu Öz T. Transesophageal Echocardiographic Diagnosis of Bronchopulmonary Vein Fistula Complicating Mitral Valve Replacement. Echocardiography. 2013 May 28.  PMID:23710713

Clark D 3rd, Ahmed MI, Sungur A, Reddy VV, Nanda NC, McGiffin DC. Cardiac device related invasive aspergilloma assessed by transthoracic three-dimensional echocardiography. Echogradiography 2013 May 11. PMID: 23662919

Land AM, Nelson GA, Bell SG, Denby KJ, Estrada CA, Willett LL. Widening the Differential for Brain Masses in Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Positive Patients: Syphilitic Cerebral Gummata. 2013 Apr 12. PMID: 23588265

Clark D 3rd, Ahmed MI. Nature's bypass. Am J Med Sci. 2013 Mar;345(3):238. PMID:22543596

Kumar N, Kraemer R, Murthy R, Hartig, J. Platypnea-Orthodeoxia Syndrome as a Presentation of Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia. Circulation 2012;126:2645-2647. PMID:23184284

Pierce JMR, Estrada CA, Mathews Jr RE. Buyer’s Beware: Lead Poisoning Due to Ayurvedic Medicine. J Gen Intern Med. 2012 Oct;27(10):1384-6. PMID:22476953

Wei J, Hsiung MC, Tsai SK, Yin WH, Ou CH, Donmez C, Bicer E, Daly DD Jr, Dumaswala B, Dumaswala K, McKay J, Nanda NC. Atrial septal occluder device embolization to an iliac artery: a case highlighting the utility of three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography during percutaneous closure. Echocardiography. 2012 Oct;29(9):1128-31. PMID:22931539

Paik JC, Killian ME, Feldhaus JJ, Estrada C. A dreaded complication of MRSA infection. International Journal of Case Reports and Images 2011;2(3):17-20.

Ulett K, Wells B, Centor RM. Hypercalcemia and acute renal failure in milk-alkali syndrome: a case report. J Hosp Med. 2010 Feb;5(2):E18-20. PubMed PMID: 20104639.

Gupta N, Lovvorn J, Centor RM. Peritonsilar abscess requiring intensive care  unit admission caused by group C and G Streptococcus: a case report. Cases J. 2009 Sep 11;2:6808. PMID: 19918547.

Singh PP, Newton DP, Estrada CA. Clinical Images: An Uncommon Cause of Headache. J Gen Intern Med. 2010; 25: 990.  PMID:20467828

Shah M, Centor R, Jennings M. Severe Acute Pharyngitis Caused by Group C Streptococcus. J Gen Intern Med. 2007;22:272–274. PMID:17356999

Willett LL, Barney J, Saylors G, Dransfield M. An unusual cause of chronic cough. Foreign body aspiration. J Gen Intern Med. 2006 Feb;21(2):C1-3. PMID: 16606374.

Smalheiser S, Levine DA. An "inexcusable" case of muscle rigidity and shortness of breath. Ann Intern Med. 2004 Jul 20;141(2):162-3. PMID: 15262678.