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Have a great case , chalk talk or clinical image? Looking for an easy opportunity to publish? Adapt your case or clinical image to the basic format detailed below along with intern or resident level teaching points and send it to submit@nightreport.org. We accept submissions from anyone!


TEACHING CASE

(Example)

CASE: Brief history and physical including all pertinent histories, exam and labs with interruptions at appropriate stopping points for clinical questions.

Q: Clinical question concerning differential building, diagnostic workup, management and etc.
A: Answers to the clinical question with clear teaching points

CASE CONTINUED

Another Q and A

CASE CONTINUED

Another Q and A…

Provide as many clinical images (i.e. CXR, EKG, physical exam photos) or videos (CT/MRI series or TTE) as possible.

OUTCOME (and/or FINAL DIAGNOSIS): Final diagnosis, final results of diagnostic work-up, management steps and patient response to these interventions. Include long term follow-up, if available.

TAKE HOME POINTS: Include 2-4 take home points from the case

REFERENCES: Include any literature used for your case and take home points. Provide additional learning materials if you have them!


CLINICAL IMAGE

(Example)

CASE: These should be short cases (case stem ~ 200 words or less) centered around interpretation of clinical images or videos. Our clinical images section is split into:

  • CXRs
  • CT imaging
  • Dermatology (interesting skin findings)
  • Hematology (peripheral blood smears)
  • Point-of-care Ultrasound

Send us any clinical images that fit into (or don’t fit into) the above categories.

Q and A: Include 1-2 clinical questions and answers.

TAKE HOME POINTS: 1-2 take home points

REFERENCES: Include any literature used for your case and take home points. Provide additional learning materials if you have them!


CHALK TALKS

(Example)

Have any good chalk talks? Send us your chalk talks with step by step instructions and we’ll digitize it for you!