Morning Report: Emergency Medicine episode 2: "Do you have a PCP?" brought to you by our Academic Chief PGY3 Alec Weir.
Classic presentation of dyspnea, cough in +HIV patient.
Check out more educational links to follow up on the case report:
http://lifeinthefastlane.com/ccc/pneumocystis-jiroveci-pneumonia/ - LITFL review
http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJM199011223232104 - The original steroids paper in PJP
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21528464 - Sensitivity and specificity of LDH (small study, but still good)