The Rational Clinical Examination
David L. Simel, Drummond Rennie
John W. Williams, Jr, David L. Simel
Clinical Scenarios, Why Is This an Important Question to Answer With a Clinical Examination?, Accuracy of History and Symptoms for Ascites, Precision of the Signs for Ascites, Accuracy of Signs for Ascites, References
"In each of the following cases, the clinician will need to determine whether the patient has ascites.A 44-year-old man with cirrhosis is admitted with fever but has
no obvious source of infection...."
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