Tue, 08/01/2017 - 6:43am

The classic intraoral technique for the reduction of a mandibular dislocation requires significant force and sedation, but what if you could preform the reduction without requiring either?

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Sun, 07/30/2017 - 8:00am

A high yield review of this week's posts!

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Sat, 07/29/2017 - 3:22pm

You are taking medical command when you receive a call from an ALS unit. They are picking up a 33 y/o male with unknown medical history from the beach for a witnessed seizure and confusion.

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Fri, 07/28/2017 - 9:42am

Case: 30-year-old male with no significant past medical history who presents with palpitations, what's the diagnosis?

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Thu, 07/27/2017 - 11:11am

Last Thursday was the yearly Cooper EM residency retreat at the shore in Avalon, NJ. In addition to some spectacular teaching tips on summer emergencies, we had some great small group discussion and role-playing regarding one of the toughest (and least discussed) aspects of our jobs: difficult discussions with consultants, admitting physicians, and patients. Read on for some great interpersonal communications tips (and some pics of the Cooper EM residents hard at work).

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Wed, 07/26/2017 - 6:00am

A 23 year old male with a history of IVDU presented with pleuritic chest pain.

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Tue, 07/25/2017 - 12:31pm

Intubation has traditionally been performed with patients in the full supine position. Recent data suggests that elevation of the head of the bed may be more effective during preoxygenation before intubation. Check out this summary of a paper from Anesthesia that put this idea to the test!

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Mon, 07/24/2017 - 5:00am

Have an adolescent complaining of hip pain, groin pain, knee pain or limp?  Don't forget to think about this pediatric orthopedic emergency where timely diagnosis truly matters.

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Sun, 07/23/2017 - 8:00am

A High Yield Reivew of this week's posts

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Sat, 07/22/2017 - 9:46am

A 25 y/o male with a history of Type 1 Diabetes presents with acute right shoulder pain.

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