730. Meningitis-specific physical exam signs / If meningitis is suspected, physical exam should hunt for / Classic s/sx encephalitis / Complications of meningitis (immediate, delayed)

January 4th, 2009
by reuben in meningitis/encephalitis

 

British encephalitis algorithm, from PMID 22120595.

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Responses to “730. Meningitis-specific physical exam signs / If meningitis is suspected, physical exam should hunt for / Classic s/sx encephalitis / Complications of meningitis (immediate, delayed)”

  1. Kernig’s and Brudzinski’s signs are poor, late markers of meningitis and should not be routinely used in decision-making.

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