JMA J 2022 Jan 24;5(1):161-166. Epub 2021 Dec 24.
Department of Respiratory Medicine, Ishikiri-Seiki Hospital, Higashi-Osaka, Japan.
A 39-year-old man presented with worsening fever, cough, and fatigue. He was immediately admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) and was found to have sepsis, septic pulmonary embolism, right empyema, liver abscess, pyelonephritis, and a prostate abscess, with background diabetes mellitus. While receiving treatment, an ICU nurse noticed that the patient's toe tips were too large to fit the clamp device of pulse oximeters. Read More