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Bisphosphonates are used to treat postmenopausal and glucocorticoid induced osteoporosis, Paget’s disease of bone and malignant hypocalcaemia. They have been related to the atypical femur shaft fracture.
We present a case of an 83-year-old woman on long term bisphosphonates presenting with atypical femur...Read more
A 15-year-old girl with GP referral presented acutely unwell for less than 24 hours to the emergency department (ED) and was admitted under the paediatrics service. She had awoken that morning with two episodes of vomiting with a further 10 episodes noted the previous day. There was no haematemesis and the...Read more
Atopic eczema is a chronic relapsing skin condition that affects 2-10% of adults. The presentation of this condition in adults is often severe and chronic. Steroids are the firstline of treatment. Topical tacrolimus belongs to a class of new immunomodulators, which is a class of immunosuppressant drugs that work...Read more
Atrial myxomas are relatively rare cardiac tumours. Classical medical teaching emphasises the ‘tumour plop’ and other cardiac signs or haemodynamic effects to the detriment of less dramatic, but equally important, manifestations and complications of this condition, such as stroke and haematological or...Read more