USMLE

Notes, Mnemonics and Quizzes for USMLE preparation

Mnemonic for Drugs that Precipitate Gout

Remember FACT – drugs that precipitate gout. FACT Furosemide Aspirin® (low dose) + Alcohol Cyclosporine Thiazide diuretics Hope that mnemonic helped. Got a better mnemonic for the same? Let us know in the comments below.Also check out these medical mnemonics Mnemonics for Risk factors for Venous Thrombosis Mnemonics for Causes of Nasal Septal Perforation Mnemonics …

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Mnemonic for Causes of Acute Renal Failure

Remember the causes of Acute Renal Failure (ARF) using the menmonic “Patients with ARF can’t VOID RIGHT ” Vasculitis Obstruction (e.g., calyces, bladder, or ureters) Infection Drugs (i.e., acute tubular necrosis [ATN]) Renal artery stenosis Interstitial nephropathy Glomerular disease Hypovolemia Thromboembolism Hope that mnemonic helped. Got a better mnemonic for the same? Let us know …

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