5/26/2022

Causes of Troponin elevation

 


Circulation 2011;124:2350-4.

1/05/2022

Anti-viral therapy for Covid (as of 1/5/22)

 1) Sotrovimab IV (GSK) - Monoclonal antibodies - reduces hospitalization by 90%, effective against Omicron variant.

2) Oral Paxlovid (Nirmatlevir/Ritonavir, Pfizer)  - x 5 days - reduces hospitalization by 90%.

3) Remdesvir IV (Gilead) - x 3 days - reduces hospitalization by 90%.

4) Oral Molnupiravir (Merck) - x 5 days - reduces hospitalization by 30%.

9/21/2021

Athletic Participation for Children with Systemic Hypertension - 2010 AAP Policy Statement

Basis of classification:

These are based on peak static and dynamic components achieved during competition. Higher values may be reached during training.

Dynamic component - estimated % of Max O2 and cardiac output.

Static component - estimated Maximal voluntary contraction (MVC) reached/results in high BP.

*Danger of bodily collision

† Increased risk if syncope occurs

Participation not recommended by AAP

+ AAP classifies cricket in I-B




 



5/11/2021

Botulism treatment

 California Dept. of Public Health

BabyBIG (Botulism Immunoglobulin)

Contact telephone: 510-231 7600

5/05/2021