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Teeth charts
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From American Dental Association Permanent TeethBaby Teeth
Testosterone concentration conversion calculator for conventional and SI units
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\$jsmodules/unit_conversion_testosterone.html/  See also:     Serum free testosterone calculator
TNK fact card with reference ECG findings
Posted by dkwinter Source Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd
See page 2 for academic references
Theophylline (Uniphyl, Elixophyllin)
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Methylxanthine phosphodiesterase inhibitor; increases cAMP; antagonizes adenosine receptors (methylxanthine) Treats Asthma, chronic control COPD Acute bronchspasm, adjunct tx only Toxicity &
Thiazide diuretics (Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ)
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Mechanism Inhibits NaCl reabsorption in early distal tubule, reducing diluting capacity of the nephron Treats Hypertension CHF Edema 2/2 CHF, renal disease, liver disease
Thyroid nodules
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Most common 1. Benign colloid nodule 2. Follicular adenoma (benign, may be watched or treated surgically) Thyroid cancer (less than 10% likelihood of cancer in a nodule) 1. Papillary carcinoma
Topical corticosteroids
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Ultra-high potency:Clobetasol propionate 0.05%Cream/Ointment/Scalp lotion/Topical solution/topical sprayHigh potency:Betamethasone dipropionate 0.05%Cream/Ointment/LotionFluocinonide 0.
Toxic Alcohol Ingestion: Ethylene Glycol
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Source: Academic Life in Emergency Medicine 
Toxic Alcohol Ingestion: Isopropyl Alcohol
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Source: Academic Life in Emergency Medicine
Toxic Alcohol Ingestion: Methanol
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Source: Academic Life in Emergency Medicine 
Toxidromes
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Source: Medscape  Signs and symptomsCausative agentsCHOLINERGIC TOXIDROME:Bradycardia, urination, bronchospasm, bronchorrhea, lacrimation, emesis, diarrhea/
Tranexamic acid Cyclokapron in Canada
Posted by dkwinter
Canadian dosing for menorrhagia:Comes as 500 mg tablets in CanadaMay give 1000 mg TID or QID PRN for up to 5 days during monthly menstruation US dosing for menorrhagia:Oral: 1300 mg 3 times daily 3900 mg daily fo
Trazodone (Oleptro, Desyrel)
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Serotonin antagonist and reuptake inhibitor (SARI) Antagonizes alpha-1 adrenergic AND Antagonizes serotonin 5-HT2A/C receptors See also: Depression and Anxiety Formulary Indications &
Treatment of Binge Eating Disorder--in progress
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PharmacologicLisdexamfetamine 50-70 mg/day -- emerging treatment optionCessation rate of binge eating episodes was double 42.2-50.0% that of placebo 21.3%Study published in JAMA Psychiatry Mar 2015: http://www.ncbi.
Treatment of molluscum contagiosum in children
Posted by dkwinter
Treatment options12% salicylic acid gel AAA twice weekly as needed https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1642815625% salicylic acid gel AAA daily prn disp 30 g give 3 week trial **more effective in my experience**Liquid nitrogen for tx-
Treatment of Streptococcal pharyngitis
Posted by dkwinter
Penicillin VAdults: 600 mg PO BID x 10 daysChildren: 20 mg/kg PO BID x 10 days ErythromycinAdults: 250 mg PO QID x 10 daysChildren: 20 mg/kg PO BID x 10 days CephalexinAdults: 250 mg PO QID x 10 days
Tricuspid regurgitation
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The lesion most typically seen in patients with acute bacterial endocarditis after infection with Staphylococcus aureus. Commonly seen in IV drug users.
Tricyclic Antidepressants (clomipramine, nortriptyline, desipramine, amitriptyline)
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Treat Depression Fibromyalgia Adverse effects Used infrequently due to their anticholinergic side effects (dry mouth, orthostasis, constipation, urine retention) See Drug-
Trigger Finger A1 Pulley Injection Video
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Tropical travel packing list
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GeneralMoney belt to keep passport with you at ALL TIMESEating utensils/coffee cup/serviettesTwin sheets and blanket or sleeping bag with a travel pillowRain gearSun block and hatProtective footwearFlip flops for shower areaBath
Typical sleep requirements of children
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Typical St. Clare's admission & post-op orders
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See also: Common inpatient medication orders at St. Clare's date and timeadmit to gen surg/ortho/medicine under dr xdiagnosisdiet npo, cf, ff, dat, cardiac diet, diabetic diet, renal dietactivity aatweight-bearing