PBL Sample Case Day 1, Page 4
By telephone, Mr. Helmke's physician confirms a diagnosis of hypertension, congestive heart failure and angina.¬† His nurse faxes you the following information from Mr. Helmke's last visit with him, which was a year ago.
The following values were reported as abnormal on Mr. Helmke's last blood chemistry profile.
|BUN||25 mg/dl||(normal = 9-20)|
|CL-||90 meq/L||(normal = 95-110)|
|K+||3.3 meq/L||(normal = 2.5-5.5)|
|Alkaline Phosphatase||97 IU/L||(normal = 30-85)|
|Prescriptions for Mr. Helmke:||Furosemide, 80 mg b.i.d.|
|¬†||Enalopril maleate, 5 mg daily|
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