Wed, 07/12/2017 - 5:00am

A 40 year old female presents with right knee pain after she was struck by a truck’s tailgate.  She is unable to bear weight and rests her knee on the stretcher in extension. 

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Tue, 07/11/2017 - 4:24pm

With summer in full swing now, swimming emergencies are bound to increase. A recent surge in media coverage may have raised many questions about the phenomenon known as “dry drowning." Variations in nomenclature regarding drowning can lead to confusion and imprecise terminology. Check out this post for a quick review:

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Mon, 07/10/2017 - 5:00am

A pregnant female presents with "damp" underwear upon awakening.  How do you know if she has ruptured her membranes?

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Sun, 07/09/2017 - 8:00am

A high yield summary of this week's posts

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Fri, 07/07/2017 - 5:46pm

Post-intubation hypotension is more common than you think....with some pretty severe consequences.

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Thu, 07/06/2017 - 6:15am

Looking for a quick evidence based review of medications for your seizing patient?  Dr. Mansfield provides us guidelines for your treatment algorithm for a seizing patient.  

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Wed, 07/05/2017 - 7:01am

A 48 year old male fell from a ladder landing on his right foot.  He has an obvious ankle deformity. What's the diagnosis? (scroll down for answer)

 

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Tue, 07/04/2017 - 5:00am

Looking for a high yield summary of post-cardiac arrest pearls? Look no further than this incredibly well acted video by the Cooper EM faculty recently presented by Dr. Brian Roberts, our very own NIH grant holding cardiac arrest researcher, at this year's NJ ACEP meeting in May

 

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Mon, 07/03/2017 - 5:00am

On a recent shift, one of my colleagues fielded a call from a local urgent care reporting that they were sending in an 88 year old, otherwise healthy man with a “left arm mass.”

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Sun, 07/02/2017 - 8:08am

A High Yield Summary of this week's posts

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