George Marzouka

MD

Most Recent Articles by George Marzouka

Case: A 67-Year-Old Man With Shortness of Breath After Wildfires

Case: A 67-Year-Old Man With Shortness of Breath After Wildfires

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A patient living near an area experiencing frequent wildfires is concerned about the potential negative effect that the wildfires may have on his health.

Case Challenge: Obesity and Shortness of Breath in a 52-Year-Old Man

Case Challenge: Obesity and Shortness of Breath in a 52-Year-Old Man

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A man with morbid obesity, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and obstructive sleep apnea presents with shortness of breath and dyspnea on exertion. What is the next step in care?

Clinical Case: Shortness of Breath in a Woman With Hypertension, Diabetes

Clinical Case: Shortness of Breath in a Woman With Hypertension, Diabetes

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A woman presents to the emergency department with lethargy and marked shortness of breath after being discharged from another hospital for pyelonephritis complicated by cardiac arrest.

Case Study: Man With Obesity, Hypertension Presenting With Worsening Palpitations

Case Study: Man With Obesity, Hypertension Presenting With Worsening Palpitations

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A man presents to the emergency department having had palpitations for the past week, and he has a medical history of hypertension, obesity, and hyperlipidemia. What's the diagnosis?

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