Miscellaneous mnemonics

These mnemonics may not fit in any of the specialty of medical subject but they apply to human medicine

Cholinergic Crisis[edit]

SLUDGE and the Killer B’s:

Salivation

Lacrimation

Urination

Diaphoresis, Diarrhea

Gastrointestinal cramping

Emesis

Bradycardia

Bronchospasm

Bronchorrhea[23]

also known as DUMBBELLS

Diarrhea

Urination

Miosis

Bradycardia

Bronchospasm

Emesis

Lacrimation

Loss of muscle strength

Salivation/Sweating

DISCO

DIGITALIS ISONIAZID SPIRILACTINE CIMETIDINE, KETOCONQZILE OESTROGEN

Drugs for Bradycardia and Hypotension[edit]

Isoproterenol

Dopamine

Epinephrine

Atropine Sulfate[citation needed]

Diaphragm innervation[edit]

C3, 4, 5 Keeps the Diaphragm Alive[24]

Intubation preparation[edit]

7 P’s

Preparation

Preoxygenation

Pretreatment

Paralysis with induction

Positioning

Placement of tube

Postintubation management[25]

Pentad of TTP[edit]

FAT RN:

Fever

Anemia

Thrombocytopenia

Renal

Neuro changes[26]

Systemic lupus erythematosus: Diagnostic symptoms[edit]

SOAP BRAIN MD

Serositis

Oral ulcers

Arthritis

Photosensitivity, pulmonary fibrosis

Blood cells

Renal, Raynaud’s

ANA

Immunologic (anti-Sm, anti-dsDNA)

Neuropsych

Malar rash

Discoid rash however, not in order of diagnostic importance

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