Doctor Q&A for Dr. Erin Robertson

A 72-year-old member asked:
Dr. Erin Robertson
General Practice 21 years experience
Time for eval now: If the sprain is severe, there may be a rare outside chance that there is persistent joint instability with internal derangement somehow causing press... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Erin Robertson
General Practice 21 years experience
Depends: Totally depends on what kind of hospital you go to. Academic teaching medical centers are going to have senior & fellow Emergency Medicine residen... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Erin Robertson
General Practice 21 years experience
Depends on MOS: AR40-501 Ch13-2f: "failure to pass a color vision test is not an automatic disqualification...color vision will be tested because adequate color visio... Read More
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Erin Robertson
General Practice 21 years experience
There are over 70 : human papilloma viral genomes. Gardasil was designed to provide protection against only the 4 strains most commonly associated with cervical cancer, w... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Erin Robertson
General Practice 21 years experience
Go to ER now. : Digital rectal exam? Occult blood? A KUB? Acute bowel series? Time to go to a real ER. He needs a CT+contrast. Critical: is he even passing gas? If n... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Erin Robertson
General Practice 21 years experience
TMJ DISEASE/SYNDROME: Yes & no. The causes for TMJD vary in severity and determine treatment plans. Talk to your dentist or PCP. X-Ray studies may help to characterize ... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Erin Robertson
General Practice 21 years experience
Who prescribed them?: If your FP/OB prescribed them, I would venture a guess that the meds are safe. If a Neurologist prescribed them, I would similarly presume s/he resear... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Erin Robertson
General Practice 21 years experience
No, unfortunately: As a transplant patient, you need meds to suppress the immune system, making you vulnerable to infections. I could pull out citations from AR 40-501 C... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Erin Robertson
General Practice 21 years experience
End Organ Damage: encephalopathy, delirium tremens, seizures, psychosis, life-threatening vitamin deficiencies, dementia/altered mental status, cardiomyopathy, fatty li... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Erin Robertson
General Practice 21 years experience
The beauty of...: immunotherapy is that you can structurally design a molecule to specifically target the "enemy" component of a disease, in order to redirect & har... Read More
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