Clinical Cases: Medical-surgical nursing case studies - Inkling

Clinical Cases: Medical-surgical nursing case studies – Inkling

Perfect for:•  Bachelor of Nursing Students.•  Diploma of Nursing students. Apply theory to practice with the Clinical Cases textbook series! Janine Bothe’s Clinical Cases: Medical-Surgical Nursing Case Studies is part of the Clinical Cases textbook series, which offers nursing students a collection of scenarios that are common in a variety of practical settings. Some of […]

Medical Education in Cases

Medical Education in Cases

The ‘Medical Education in Cases’ series puts difficult medical education cases under a microscope. On our blog, we post challenging hypothetical dilemmas, moderate discussions on potential approaches, and recruit medical education experts to provide their insights.  For further insight and reference, curated comments from the medical community can be found alongside each case.   These cases […]

The Medical Detectives: Cases from the Original CSI Investigators

The Medical Detectives: Cases from the Original CSI Investigators

Lovers of CSI will find a treasure trove of fascinating information on suicide, paternity suits, rape, drugs, poison, sexual asphyxia, battered babies, strangulation, time of death, blood (serology), cafe coronaries, etc. Included in this unique book are hundreds of tidbits for the forensic pathology buff, plus several longer cases and how they were solved. The […]

Myelodysplastic Syndromes in Children: A Critical Review of Issues in the Diagnosis and Classification of 887 Cases from 13 Published Series (Clinical Report)

Myelodysplastic Syndromes in Children: A Critical Review of Issues in the Diagnosis and Classification of 887 Cases from 13 Published Series (Clinical Report)

The myelodysplastic syndromes (MDSs) are clonal bone marrow (BM) disorders characterized by ineffective hematopoiesis, a variable degree of cytopenia, and an increased risk for developing acute leukemia. (1) They are often viewed as diseases of adults, particularly the elderly. The term pediatric preleukemic syndrome appeared in the literature in the early 1970s. (2) By 1980, […]

Is Surgical Excision Necessary for the Management of Atypical Lobular Hyperplasia and Lobular Carcinoma in Situ Diagnosed on Core Needle Biopsy? A Report of 38 Cases and Review of the Literature (Report)

Is Surgical Excision Necessary for the Management of Atypical Lobular Hyperplasia and Lobular Carcinoma in Situ Diagnosed on Core Needle Biopsy? A Report of 38 Cases and Review of the Literature (Report)

Lobular carcinoma in situ (LCIS) and atypical lobular hyperplasia (ALH) are high-risk breast lesions traditionally associated with an increased risk of malignancy in either breast. As compared to the risk in the general population, the risk of development of breast cancer is increased 4 to 5 times after a diagnosis of ALH and approximately 11 […]

Do Liquid-Based Preparations of Urinary Cytology Perform Differently Than Classically Prepared Cases? Observations from the College of American Pathologists Interlaboratory Comparison Program in Nongynecologic Cytology (Cap Laboratory Improvement Programs) (Report)

Do Liquid-Based Preparations of Urinary Cytology Perform Differently Than Classically Prepared Cases? Observations from the College of American Pathologists Interlaboratory Comparison Program in Nongynecologic Cytology (Cap Laboratory Improvement Programs) (Report)

Urine cytology specimens are commonly encountered in daily practice and include voided/catheterized urines and washings from the bladder, ureters, and renal pelvis. Cytologic examination of urine specimens is often the initial step for bladder cancer screening and diagnosis. However, there is a wide range in the sensitivity and specificity in the diagnosis of low-grade versus […]