Chart Check

From a patients H&P (History and Physical)

“Patient is diaphoretic and an extremist.” Are their political views what caused their heart attack then?

Should read: “in extremis”

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  1. Haha, I see these all the time. I was in the nurse’s notes in one of my charts, and the nurse before me wrote “difficult to arouse,” instead of “rouse.” Makes me giggle every time.

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