Tue, 03/17/2020 - 5:00am

45 y/o F, no PMHx, sent in from UC for R sided pleural effusion

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Mon, 03/16/2020 - 5:00am

 

Pseudogout

· Aka Calcium Pyrophosphate Deposition Disease (CPPD)

· Findings:

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Sat, 03/14/2020 - 10:00pm

 

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Fri, 03/13/2020 - 9:23am

 

Like all medical therapies, we have learned that treatment with oxygen comes at a cost. The medical literature is replete with the detriments of hyperoxia in the management of myocardial infarction, acute stroke, cardiac arrest and septic shock. What is the optimal oxygenation target for critically ill patients requiring mechanical ventilation? Three landmark trials can guide us: Oxygen-ICU, ICU-ROX and LOCO2. The end to the oxygenation fairytale remains to be told, but perhaps Goldilocks is “just right.”  

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Thu, 03/12/2020 - 11:13am

Reviewing the basics of RBBB

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Wed, 03/11/2020 - 7:19am

A 40 year old female presents with right knee pain after she was struck by a truck’s tailgate. 

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Tue, 03/10/2020 - 8:33am

 

30 yo F with PMH generalized anxiety disorder, presents to the ED after being in house fire. Unknown amount of time spent in burning house.

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Mon, 03/09/2020 - 5:00am

Dr. Manganiello covers the pearls regarding ovarian torsion.

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Sat, 03/07/2020 - 5:00am

 

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Fri, 03/06/2020 - 3:00am

A 58 year old male arrives to the ED in cardiac arrest.  CPR is in progress and you are concerned about the amount of time needed prior to defibrillation to stop compressions, ensure all personnel are not touching the patient or the bed, delivering the shock, and then restarting CPR.  It occurs to you that the pads could deliver a shock while CPR is in progress, but wonder about the safety and efficacy.

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