A 50 yo F with a history of poor dentition presents to the ED with fever and cough productive of yellow sputum x 2 weeks.Read more
- A 50 yo male presents with severe fatigue, tactile temps, chills, fatigue, and dizziness for one week. The family also notes yellowing of his skin. T is 102.3 oral. His labs demonstrate a Hgb of 8.8, platelets of 141, and TBili of 1.6 with a normal direct bili. Cr is noted to be elevated at 1.42 with a normal baseline. What is going on with this patient and whom should we call?
Submitted by Richard Byrne, MD
Check out the last video from ResusEM....next Wednesday is ResusEM2!Read more
A 23 yo female presents with forearm pain.Read more
This three-minute video could help you one day save a life while hiking! It demonstrates how you can obtain and use additional doses of epinephrine from a single use epinephrine auto-injector in an emergency situation in which there would be a delay to definitive medical care.Read more
Submitted by Chad Simpkins, MD