The Patient pp 335-338 | Cite as

The Case of the “Sick Tarzan”: A Challenging Case History

  • Hoyle Leigh
  • Morton F. Reiser


The following case is presented in some detail in order that the reader may use a systems-contextual framework in analyzing the history. Rational and comprehensive management plans should emerge from the data arranged according to the Patient Evaluation Grid (PEG).


Myocardial Infarction Pulmonary Edema Heart Attack Continuous Monitoring Severe Chest Pain 
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© Hoyle Leigh and Morton F. Reiser 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • Hoyle Leigh
    • 1
    • 2
  • Morton F. Reiser
    • 3
  1. 1.Yale University School of MedicineYale-New Haven HospitalNew HavenUSA
  2. 2.Psychiatric Consultation-Liaison and Outpatient ServicesYale-New Haven HospitalNew HavenUSA
  3. 3.Department of PsychiatryYale University School of MedicineNew HavenUSA

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