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Systematic and thorough inspection of the patient for physical signs of disease or abnormality.
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A 27-year-old woman presents to her primary care provider for a routine physical examination. She denies any heart disease and has never had any cardiac symptoms. However, on physical examination, the clinician detects an irregular heart rhythm, and a 12-lead ECG is obtained.
What does her ECG reveal?
1-Atrial flutter.
2-Atrial fibrillation.
3-Normal sinus rhythm with premature ventricular complexes.
4-Normal sinus rhythm with aberrantly conducted premature atrial complexes (PACs).
5-Normal sinus rhythm with PACs and Wolff-Parkinson-White (WPW).
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Dear Mustafa Mahmood Eid
Do you concur with my diagnosis seconded by others?
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I collected data for independent different physical examination skills (Blood pressure measurement, Auscultation of heart sounds , Auscultation of lung sounds, heart rhythm assessment, and palpation of arterial pules).
the data collected to see how relevant was the simulation experience with mannequins for those physical examinations.
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the examinations are according on the type of analysis.
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Dear All,
1. Is it similar to somatoform disorder?
2. If not, what is the next test(s) to address the recurrent syncope?
Thanks and best regards
Mariam Ahmad
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There are a lot of reasons of recurrent syncope.
Actually, the diagnostic role of Tilt table test is now not clear.
In my opinion, Implantable event recorder should be preferred test in the Tilt negative recurrent syncope.