Clinical Thinking 02

Here are the results of your testing. If it is not listed here, assume it was normal or not available

  • BNP = 876
  • Troponin = 0.32
  • WBC = 12, Hgb = 12, Plts = 120
  • Na = 140, K = 3.2, Cl = 110, HCO3 = 29, BUN = 64, Cr = 1.9, Gluc = 376
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From Frank Galliard, Radiopaedia
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  1. Given the results of these tests, what would be your post-test probabilities?
  2. What treatment would you like to initiate? What is your disposition (admit to where or discharge?) for this patient?