In anticipation of Episode 23 on ‘Vaginal Bleeding in the First Half of Pregnancy’ with Dr. Ross Claybo and Dr. David Dushenski, we have Dr. Claybo’s Best Case Ever. In the upcoming episode we will…….
run through the key clinical pearls of the history, the physical, interpretation of the BhCG and the value of serum progesterone in working up these patients. The newest on bedside emergency department ultrasound is discussed and the key pitfalls of interpreting transvaginal ultrasound. The various types of spontaneous abortion including septic abortion are reviewed as well as the management of the unstable patient with massive vaginal hemorrhage. Ectopic pregnancy, in all it’s various presentations is reviewed with particular attention to the most common pitfalls and how to avoid them, and much more.