Fri, 11/25/2016 - 6:45am

Succinylcholine and its use during rapid sequence intubation in the pediatric population remains controversial. Here is a brief review of where that controversy comes from!

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Thu, 11/24/2016 - 6:50am

Happy Thanksgiving from EMDaily!

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Wed, 11/23/2016 - 6:32am

Case: An 8 year old girl presents to the Emergency Department with the feeling of shortness of breath. Onset was soon after a meal and her parents state that she may have choked on something.

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Tue, 11/22/2016 - 6:54am

How propranolol works to combat thyroid storm physiology, made simple.

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Mon, 11/21/2016 - 6:12am

The rare diagnosis of thyroid storm can be difficult to distinguish between thyrotoxicosis. Use the Burch-Wartofsky scoring system to help identify patients with thyroid storm! A score >45 is highly suggestive of thyroid storm.

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Sun, 11/20/2016 - 6:51am

A high-yield review of the past week on EMDaily.

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Sat, 11/19/2016 - 6:45am

There are an estimated 25 million golfers in the United States. Every time they step onto the course they spend hours walking in the sun and placing stress on their backs and nearly every joint in their bodies.

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Fri, 11/18/2016 - 6:45am

Standard of care in acute pancreatitis incorporates early enteral feeding. Here is a summary of the 2010 Cochrane Review supporting this change of practice.

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Thu, 11/17/2016 - 6:38am

Gastric reflux is very common in neonates/pediatrics. With a firm understanding of Gastroesophageal Reflux (GER), you will feel more confident discharging patients who present with vomiting!

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Wed, 11/16/2016 - 6:38am

Case: A 42 year old female patient with a past medical history significant for diabetes, obesity and hypertension presents to the ED with chief complaint of 4 days of abdominal pain.

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