Child with Noisy Breathing (Stridor):
Having trouble remembering all the important questions to ask during your patient encounter? Then try this Child with Noisy Breathing (Stridor) Mnemonic for USMLE Step 2 CS.
- No physical exam is necessary. No child will actually be present during USMLE Step 2 CS examination. You may anticipate a phone call from patients parents or have a family member in the exam room instead.
- Foreign body aspiration
- Retropharyngeal abscess
- Peritonsillar abscess
- ABG (Arterial Blood Gases)
- Chest X-ray
- Neck X-ray
- Direct laryngoscopy
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