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What Every Family Practice Doctor Should Know

written by: mattbeckwith
 
These are medical concepts which any good family practitioner would know. You might want to try it on your doctor!

Question 1:


When a patient presents with a sore throat, which of the following diagnoses may indicate immediate intubation?
Mononucleosis
Epiglottitis
Peri-tonsillar Abscess
Quinsy

Question 2:


All of the following medications are contraindicated during pregnancy, EXCEPT which one?
Tetracycline
Methotrexate
Nitrofurantoin
Valproic Acid

Question 3:


If a patient over the age of 50 presents with shoulder-and pelvic-girdle muscle pain, and you suspect a diagnosis of Polymyalgia Rheumatica, what question should you ask to rule out another diagnosis which often accompanies this one?
Do you get short of breath?
Does your jaw hurt when you chew?
Does it ever seem that your heart is beating fast?
Do you have tingling in your feet or toes?

Question 4:


If a patient has chest pain and ST elevation in nearly all leads of the EKG, what is the likely diagnosis?
Pulmonary Embolism
Pneumothorax
Pericarditis
Acute Myocardial Infarction

Question 5:


All of the following are treatments for rheumatoid arthritis EXCEPT which one?
Carbamazepine
Prednisone
Hydroxychloroquine
Gold

Question 6:


Which of the following opiates is most likely to cause seizures?
Morphine
Meperidine
Oxycodone
Hydromorphone

Question 7:


Treatment of asthma with a long-acting beta agonist is inadvisable unless you are also treating the asthma with a steroid.
True
False

Question 8:


All of the following are common causes of elevated liver enzymes EXCEPT which one?
Cholelithiasis
HMG Co-enzyme-A Reductase Inhibitors
Fatty Liver
Alcohol abuse

Question 9:


Which of the following is a possible cause of sudden-onset shortness of breath?
Acute myocardial infarction
Both of these
Pulmonary embolism
Neither of these

Question 10:


Which of the following is INCORRECT?
In epispadias the urethral meatus is superior to its normal location.
Acute otitis media in a child need not be treated with an antibiotic.
Esophoria need not be addressed before the age of 3.
Umbilical hernias almost always resolve spontaneously by the age of 5.

Question 11:


Which of the following patients should have the lowest goal low-density lipoprotein?
A 60-year-old man with erectile dysfunction and a family history of coronary artery disease
A 55-year-old man with colon cancer
A 50-year-old cigarette-smoking woman with familial hypercholesterolemia
A 30-year-old woman with type 2 diabetes

Question 12:


Which of the following tests would be appropriate to confirm the diagnosis of B12 deficiency in a patient whose B12 level is at the low end of the normal range?
Methylmalonic Acid level
Urine Catecholamines
Folic Acid level
Haptaglobin level

Question 13:


It is certainly feasible to practice medicine without ever prescribing opiate medications.
False
True

 


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