A 55 yo female with a high BMI presents with left fifth toe pain and deformity.
A 4 yo M presents to the ED with R wrist pain after a fall from the monkey bars.Read more
The Cooper EM Residency recently hosted a spirited debate on the topic of administering thromblytic therapy during cardiac arrest. Drs. Byrne and Roberts faced off in a duel for the ages! Read on to see the results of the largest randomized controlled trial the "TROICA" study and to see the winner (and loser)!Read more
Submitted by Richard Byrne, MD
A 26 year old female at 40 weeks gestation presents to your emergency department in labor. During the delivery you notice retraction of the fetal head against the maternal perineum and are unable to deliver either shoulder. Which of the following steps below should be performed first?
- Suprapubic pressure with flexion of hips
- Rotate mother to prone position
- Cephalic replacement
- Intentional clavicle fracture
Submitted by Louis Argentine MD