TITLE

Discharge day

AUTHOR(S)
Hwang, Stephen W.
PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/11/2006, Vol. 174 Issue 8, p1138
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article relates the author's experience as an attending physician in dealing with an Alzheimer's disease patient. Abnormalities found in the laboratory test results had responded to treatment, but her creatinine level increased slowly each time she has not bee given intravenous fluids. The author learned that the patient's husband was already a patient at the hospital. A reunion was arranged for the couple and the female patient's condition improved.
ACCESSION #
20879639

 

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