The Rosh Reveal: EPISODE 18

What Is the First-Line Treatment for This Patient’s Eye Pain?

November 5, 2019
Welcome to the next episode of The Reveal where we take you inside the mind of a test-taker to deconstruct and connect the dots of a board-style question so you can become a better student, transform how you learn, and excel not only on high-stakes exams, but also in your general medical knowledge. Let’s get started.

Episode 18 is limited to audio only, but video returns for episode 19.

A 21-year-old woman presents with pain, tearing, photophobia, and left eye redness. She has been wearing her contact lenses continuously for the last two weeks. A slit lamp examination reveals a white, hazy opacity on the cornea at the 3 o’clock position of the cornea with associated limbal flush. Which of the following is the most appropriate pharmacotherapy?

A. Topical acyclovir

B. Topical amphotericin B

C. Topical ciprofloxacin

D. Topical cyclopentolate

You can find other episodes of The Rosh Reveal podcast here.

Remember to subscribe to the podcast and leave us feedback!

Apple podcasts


Google podcasts

For more great Rosh Review content, including thousands of more questions, explanations, and custom teaching images, visit any of the pages below:

PA: Didactics, Rotation Exams, PANCE, PANRE

Nurse Practitioner: Certification Exam, ENP Certification Exam, AGACNP Certification Exam, AGPCNP Certification Exam, CPNP-PC Certification Exam, PMHNP Certification Exam

Nursing: Certified Emergency Nurse (CEN) Certification Exam

Emergency Medicine: In-Training Exam, Certification Exam, ConCert

Family Medicine: In-Training Exam, Certification Exam

Pediatrics: In-Training Exam, Certification Exam

OB/GYN: In-Training Exam, Certification Exam

Internal Medicine: In-Training Exam, Certification Exam

Psychiatry: In-Training Exam, Certification Exam

By Adam Rosh

Comments (0)