Sat, 11/16/2019 - 5:00am

 

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Fri, 11/15/2019 - 8:30am

A patient has arrived with increased work of breathing, hypoxia, and altered mental status requiring intubation.  After intubation, the patient stabilizes and their oxygenation improves. You know that both hypoxia and hyperoxia are bad for patients and that initial ED mechanical ventilation strategies are often continued after admission1.  How can you titrate the patient’s fraction of inspired oxygen (FiO2) to keep them safe from both hypoxia and hyperoxia?

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Thu, 11/14/2019 - 5:00am

Overview of restrictive cardiomyopathy 

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Wed, 11/13/2019 - 9:00am

A 65 yo M with a PMhx of CHF presents to the ED complaining of abdominal pain and back pain radiating to his bilateral lower extremities since earlier in the day.

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Mon, 11/11/2019 - 5:00am

Today's Back to Basics is a review of thyroid storm: signs & symptoms, diagnosis and treatment.

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Sun, 11/10/2019 - 5:00am

Cases from the Coop, 65 yo presents with dyspnea ...

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Sat, 11/09/2019 - 8:30am

A 1 week old male born at full term presents to the ED with difficulty breathing and a weak cry.

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Fri, 11/08/2019 - 4:58am

You have a patient in cardiac arrest getting high quality CPR with an initial rhythm of pulseless VT that has been defibrillated three times and received a total of 3 mg of epinephrine and a loading dose of 300 mg of amiodarone. As you continue ACLS, the patient remains in VT. Are there alternative treatments to consider? 

 

 

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Thu, 11/07/2019 - 5:00am

When was the last time you looked for JVD in your physical exam in the Emergency Department?

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Wed, 11/06/2019 - 6:28am

 

A 64 yo female c/o dizziness

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