Always Blame Nephrology

  • 2.5K

Intern: Patient’s BP is now 90/50.

nephrologyResident: This is from pulling too much fluid with dialysis

Intern: Patient didn’t get any dialysis today

Resident: Then, it is from the dialysis done 2 days ago

Intern: They just called me, patient is altered and has left sided weakness

Resident: This is uremia. Call renal for emergent dialysis

Intern: He just had dialysis yesterday and he doesn’t miss any session

Resident: It doesn’t matter. It is always uremia

Intern: Patient is complaining that he is bored and wants to go smoke.

Resident: This is from not removing enough fluids with dialysis. Call renal for additional UF

Friday at 5 pm:

Intern: Patient’s creatinine is 1.8, has been like this for the past 2 weeks

Resident: Make sure to call nephrology before the weekend

  • Gomerblog Team

    This author is actually a group of authors that contribute. Many famous Gomerblog authors have published here later to have their works printed under their real name. Maybe one day you too could be part of the Gomerblog team

  • Show Comments

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

comment *

  • name *

  • email *

  • website *

You May Also Like

neurology consult

Poll: Why Are Neurologists Consulted?

3.9KSharesWe polled thousands of neurologists across the world to get down to the bottom ...

Hilton Hospital

New Burger King and Hilton Hospital to Open

1.5KSharesCHICAGO, IL – Burger King and Hilton have merged together and plan to finish ...

Retiring Soccer Star to Open Malingering Clinic for ED Drug Seekers

879SharesMUNICH, GERMANY – In a surprise announcement sure to shock both the soccer and ...

US Men’s Soccer Team Blames Loss to Trinidad On Anesthesia

1KShares COUVA, TRINIDAD – The US Men’s National Soccer Team sustained the most disappointing ...