ISSN 0975-3583

Journal of Cardiovascular Disease Research

    Inpatient Dermatology Consultations In A General Surgery Ward With A Cardiac Manifestations In A Tertiary Hospital

    Dr birendra Prasad gupta , Dr manish kumar
    JCDR. 2021: 124-130


    Introduction Dermatologists play essential roles in providing dermatology consultations to inpatients admitted to hospital for care in another speciality ward. Data on dermatology consultations provided to inpatients admitted to general surgery wards are limited. The aim of this study was to analyze the reasons for and diagnoses of consultations provided by dermatologists to hospitalized patients in a general surgery ward and compare the provisional diagnoses by surgical residents and the final diagnoses by dermatologists. Methods Electronic health records were retrieved for patients admitted to a general surgery ward who received dermatology consultations while in patients between 1 September 2015 and 31 August 2020. Sex, age, surgical diagnosis, reason for dermatology consultation, provisional diagnosis by surgical residents, and final diagnosis by dermatologists were reviewed.


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    Volume 12 Issue 10