Keywords: pituitary apoplexy, subarachnoid hemorrhage, SAH, headache, ophthalmoplegia (PubMed Search)
Today's joint conference with the UMMS' Neurology Department was quite beneficial and applicable to our daily practice in the Emergency Department (ED).
The topics discussed included:
While the information provided for each of these clinical topics was comprehensive, be sure to review these disorders in the near future, in order to commit them to memory and increase your comfort level with diagnosing and treating them in the ED. If you'd like a copy of the handouts, just let me know.
Today's pearl will highlight pituitary apoplexy.
Take Home Points about Pituitary Apoplexy: