Thu, 01/04/2018 - 6:57pm

Geriatric patients suffering from falls are very common in the ED.  Dr. Rick Pescatore returned to Cooper and gave a fact filled talk on the approach to these high risk patients.  The talk focused on mechanisms, medications and risk assessment opportunities for future falls.  Read ahead for the details...     

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Wed, 01/03/2018 - 7:00am

A 24 yo M presents after a fall from a bike onto an outstretched hand.

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Tue, 01/02/2018 - 5:00am

Intubation is a potentially dangerous procedure which may result in rapid hemodynamic collapse and cardiac arrest in the critically ill. This week we summarize the results of a large retrospective study to determine the clinical factors associated with cardiac arrest after intubation.

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Mon, 01/01/2018 - 12:48am

A patient presents with HIV and a fever...what's in the differential? Below is simple review of the differentials to consider for patients with HIV who present to the ED with a fever based on CD4 counts.

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Fri, 12/29/2017 - 9:29pm

32 year-old female wtih no PMH presents with headache, nausea, and blurred vision for 2 days.  Vitals normal except for BP of 155/100 and an unremarkable exam.

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Thu, 12/28/2017 - 11:44am

We reviewed come common dental complaints and management during a recent procedure lab.  Read ahead for additional practical tips on dental emergencies.... 

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Wed, 12/27/2017 - 6:33am

A 15 yo boy preents with severe left testicle pain.

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Tue, 12/26/2017 - 12:05am

Not quite seeing that crisp yolk sac on traditional trans-abdominal ultrasound imaging with the curvilinear probe? Click ahead for a cool trick to avoid breaking out the trans-vaginal probe!

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Mon, 12/25/2017 - 1:54am

Dental emergencies are a common chief complaint seen during Fast Track shifts. Read on below for a refresher on the classification system used for dental fractures and management.

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Sat, 12/23/2017 - 8:25am

Local Anesthesia 

 

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